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Consequences of Weight Gain After Plastic Surgery

With all of the excellent food choices that surround us, weight gain is a common occurrence. However, gaining weight after a plastic surgery procedure is a significant issue and has an extra set of consequences. Postoperative weight gain can occur for many reasons, including changes in hormonal levels and the stress of recovery.  Let’s explore ...


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Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
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What's on your Wednesday Menu?

Morning All! Happy HUMP DAY ๐Ÿ™‚ Nothing new here. My PCR test came back negative, so I am just plain-old sick, as usual. You'd think my body would have figured out super-immunity by now, since I have worked in schools since 1993, but so be it... I am doomed to…

Queen JB

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
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What's on your Tuesday Menu?

Morning Gang! I shuffled through work yesterday still feeling a little blah but I made it though. But last night I was as tired as I have ever been, so by 7pm I called it, and just went up to bed. I had a few starts and stops but I…

Queen JB

Ontario Forum
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Hair loss...

Tell me it eventually STOPS.... I've lost two-thirds of my hair - thankfully I had a lot of hair to begin with but still losing - and am devastated .... My braid (one braid) is literally smaller than what I used to make THREE braids with - particularly around my…

selkiem

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
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What's on your Monday Menu?

Morning Gang, Happy Monday! My weekend was kind of rough. I woke up Saturday with a sinus infection, earache, and sore throat. I tested twice this weekend with rapid COVID tests at home and I am negative, thankfully, but I just felt crappy the whole time. I have another PCR…

Queen JB

Ontario Forum
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It's very sad

This forum used to be really active. 2011 wen I had my RNY I was so thankful for this forum. I met my best friend who was a year out from me. Could not have done this without her. While I realize we most deal with FB groups. It is…

Leslie W.

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
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What’s on your Sunday menu?

Good mornin everyone, hope that you’re all having a good weekend and staying warm. Not much planned today. Hoping it stays that way! I have an appointment with my GP tomorrow and then a phone appointment in the afternoon. Not looking forward to either. I am hoping to get my…

Melody P.

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
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What’s on your Saturday menu?

/\ TRUER words have never been spoken! LOL Good mornin everyone! I’m up way to early as usual. Not a whole lot planned for the day. My brother and his family are coming over. We haven’t seen the kids in almost two weeks so I miss them and I’m glad…

Melody P.

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
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What's on your (PHOTO) Friday Menu?

Happy FriYAY! Amongst the things I have learned this week...I am the only one here who is ignoring their car's maintenance... good to know, lol. This was a fast week. I finished a huuuuuge self-imposed project yesterday so I am really pleased with myself right now. I have about a…

Queen JB

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
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What's on your Thursday Menu?

Goooooood Morning! It's another snowy morning here. I am so over this winter already... it's been grey and snowy and freezing every day for months but just enough to be annoying and not enough to get a snow day ๐Ÿ™ QOTD: Do you take your car in for regular maintenance?…

Queen JB

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
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What's on your Wednesday Menu?

Hello Hello! I love weeks with a Monday holiday--Wednesdays come so quickly ๐Ÿ™‚ Yesterday was long and busy but I am still so in love with my short commute. I can put in multiple extra hours and still get home hours earlier than I used to ๐Ÿ™‚ QOTD: What one…

Queen JB

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2022.01.27 - CW 166 (-70#)

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Hello OH family. Thank you so much for the kind words on my last post. It's been so mentally and physically difficult to maintain sanity lately.. but can't lose sight of those silver linings. This morning I got good and not-so-good news. I'll start with the not: I got my…

Cinthya B

5 Year Anniversary from Surgery with Dr. Capella

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Today I celebrate the 5 year anniversary of having had surgery with Dr. Capella to remove excess skin that occurred after weight loss. (260 lb at my highest down to 169 lb.) I am at a good place in my life. I am grateful. But it was not easy. As…

ICG63

I tracked everything I ate in a day w/ Calorie count

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Hi, This is Dan Sobel here, I decided to track what I ate in a day just to show you how bad my addiction is. Breakfast dozen eggs (840 Calories) a packet of cheddar (8 oz) (880 Calories) 1 Loaf of Bread (16 oz) (1140 Calories) Oil (quite a lot…

dansobel2

Deciding to live for me

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For years I have always said that I'd never want to have weight loss surgery. I always said that if I couldn't lose the weight on my own then I'd just die as a plus sized woman. That all changed when I began having unexplained headaches since December 5, 2020.…

Roundbrowngirl

Desperate for help….

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Desperately looking for answers…. Has anyone had complications after undergoing endoscopic suturing??? My endoscopic procedure was 9/16/2020 and I’ve been extremely sick since…. Not sure if it’s another health condition or if a complication from the surgery. I have been to numerous doctors, specialists, hospitals, and had several tests conducted……

PrincessWright
RNY | Feb 28, 2008 | Bariatric Surgeon: Dr.

Week 3: Puréed/Soft food phase

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Started the puréed/soft food phase. The post op/full liquids part was fairly easy. I’m not big on breakfast so my go-to is decaf coffee mixed with a protein shake. Not much pain from the surgery. All my incision sites are healed. I had a couple episodes of nausea in the…

JerryMac1974
DS | Dec 31, 2021 | Bariatric Surgeon: Dr.

650 Pounds, Need Surgery

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Hi, my name is Daniel Sobel, I'm 23 and I live in Dix Hills NY and I weigh about 650 Pounds. I'm 6'2" in height. In the last few months I've gained nearly 30 Pounds. I've gotten to a point where I can't walk much anymore. My daily diet includes…

dansobel2

I've Lost 12 Pounds!!!!

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I'm seriously considering a lapband revision to gastric sleeve, and I've been looking into having the procedure done in Mexico, just across the border from California. I looked into doing it here, but the out of pocket cost is astronomically high for me, running into roughly $15k, whereas in Tijuana…

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Some of my goals after Weight Loss Surgery

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Be able to go Disneyland with the boys and not have to worry if I can fit on Ride with them. Be able to go to beach with the family and feel confident wear bathing suit To go on hunting trip with my husband To be able to shop for…

dragracingwife

2022.01.18 - CW 170 (-66#)

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I had second thoughts about writing today.. but I better do it so that I can remind myself how it is to pull myself out of a gigantic fucking-funk. I gained about 7 pounds (got up to 177#) and finally got around to losing it again. Man.. that was hard.…

Cinthya B

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