venusmedic5801 posted a discussion topic 1 week, 1 day ago

I am 5 days post op and every time I take a drink of water, protein shake, strained soup, broth etc I have the most extreme pain in the center of my chest! It is excruciating! I have tried cold, warm, on the verge of hot and almost iced. Nothing helps.


venusmedic5801 wrote Day 4 Post Op 1 week, 2 days ago

I am day 4 Post VSG Surgery. I’m doing pretty well. Stomach is sore but at least I can drink without pain every single time. I know this is gross but I have finally started passing gas and it has b...


Kathy S. wrote 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Congratulations on your upcoming surgery!? Here are some links to information you may find helpful: http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/photographing-your-weight-loss-surgery-journey/ http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/weight-loss-surgery-hosptial-stay-what-to-pack/ http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/four-on-the-floor-self-care-after-weight-loss-surgery/ We can't wait to hear from you post-op!

Kathy S. wrote 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Welcome to ObesityHelp! We are glad that you have joined our OH community. Be sure and check out the tutorial that appears when you log in. As you check out OH, you'll see many features and tools that are created for our members as you embark on your WLS journey. We suggest you upload your avatar, fill in your surgery type, date and surgeon. If you have not done so, let us get to know you by adding some information on your profile "about me" section. Hang out on your surgery type forum to interact with those that had the surgery you are going to have. Great support and information. If you want assistance with finding a surgeon, and or have any additional questions please email us at [email protected] Regards, Kathy ObesityHelp Community Services 866-957-4636 Ext 393

venusmedic5801 posted a comment 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Thank you so much Kathy!!! I am so excited!!!

venusmedic5801 wrote I got the date of my VSG surgery today!!! 3 weeks, 6 days ago

Ok, so I got my surgery date today! Yay!! Finally!!! It is May 15, 2018! Seven days after my 42nd birthday and it is the best present that I could have hoped to receive! I am super excited and supe...


venusmedic5801 uploaded a new photo 3 weeks, 6 days ago
About Me
North Bangor, NY
Location
43.3
BMI
VSG
Surgery
05/15/2018
Surgery Date
Apr 30, 2018
Member Since

Before & After
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Graduation Day. I received my BA in Criminal Justice
265lbs

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