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

^^This is so related to my current situation! ^^ I am in the middle of selling my condo and the condo association is being superrrrr shady. I have had to pay them twice for my Sept & Oct HOA Fees because they claim they "didn't get the first check". This…

Queen JB

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

Helloooooooo and Happy Monday! I hope you all had a fantastic weekend. Mine was very nice. I worked my butt off on Saturday and got to a decent place. Then Sunday we took a drive up to Kennebunkport Maine which is my favorite vacation spot. We didn't do much--just a…

Queen JB

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
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STILL losing hair!

I'm taking in about 80-100g of protein per day. I'm STILL losing hair by the handfulls EVERY day. My hair is getting so thin. Any ideas on what else I could do? I keep upping my protein....it just doesn't seem to be working!  HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

aliciawheat

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

Good mornin everyone. I hope you’re all ok. Today promises to be a long one. Our toilet started seeping at the base last night. This is like the 7th time since it was installed 12 years ago. I hate this toilet with a passion. So Monday we’ll be calling the…

Melody P.

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

Morning my dears! We made it to Fridayyyyyyy! What a week. Today is the first day of payroll so we are about to find out just how many mistakes were made. I'm not emotionally prepared to hear it. Wish me luck please! I found out that my colleague who works…

Queen JB

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

Good mornin menu crew. Hope that you’re all doing well. The base for my bed came in yesterday and the packaging seemed in good shape. I think the label just had issues. My mattress is in Amarillo but won’t be delivered until Monday. UPS doesn’t deliver here on Saturdays. I’m…

Melody P.

Weight Loss Surgery Forums
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Why I'm having hard time looking at pictures of me before my weight loss surgery

Why im having hard time looking at pictures of me before my weight loss surgery, i use 650 lbs

Hockeymom87
DS | Mar 17, 2019 | Bariatric Surgeon: Dr.

Weight Loss Surgery Forums
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should or shouldn't go to my highschool reunion after lose 200lbs

I have hard time if should or shouldn't go to my highschool reunion nobody knows about my weight get to 650 lbs, and i weigh loss surgery and lose 200 lbs, i guess im uncomfortable with my ecess skin.

Hockeymom87
DS | Mar 17, 2019 | Bariatric Surgeon: Dr.

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
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Will I really have more energy post-op?

The primary reason I'm considering WLS is that I'm so tired of being tired. I've been thru thousands of dollars worth of testing including screening for apnea, for deficiencies in every hormone, vitamin and mineral known to man ( thank God for health insurance) but there is no explanation for…

MeiMei130

Weight Loss Surgery Forums
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Mostly hungry only at night?

For most of my adult life I seriously don't eat much at all during the day but when it comes to night time, thats when I go overboard and eat my bigger meals when most people are getting ready for bed. I don't have the desire to eat breakfast or…

JackieLove

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16 Years out and still maintaining my weight BUT it's hard work

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Hello!  If anyone still read this blog.  I usually come back once a year on my anniversary  but have not in 3 years.  What is wrong with me?  Have I forgotten the struggle? I am 16 years out.  16 years and 1 month out.  WoW never saw myself at this…

Pammi G

30 pounds lost in 20 days - The BPD/DS Diet Fairy Cometh

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*30* pounds lost in 20 days Woaaah! since pre-op fast started. (includes one-week post-op) I AM SO HAPPY! This is so over the top, that I won't expect you to believe it. Here are some pictures from my new favorite toy: "the scale".  Start of pre-op sub-1,000 calorie diet   7 days post-op from my BPD-DS. (includes 13 days…

TheSecondTimeAround
DS | Sep 14, 2021 | Bariatric Surgeon: Dr.

Wanting to learn more about bariatric surgery

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Hi , My name is Kim and I joined this site after looking through health plans site.  I am looking to find out more about bariatric surgery.  I had my first consoultation with a weight loss doctor and he referred me to a Bariatric Surgeon.  I have to loose weight…

malbaker

Looking to have a revision surgery

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Has anyone had a revision surgery that can give me some advice? I had original surgery in 2003. Have only gained weight back in the past 4yrs trying to loose seems impossible even tried ww 

Lois C.

Met with my surgeon

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9/14/21 Today I met with my bariatric surgeon for the first time. Dr. Jones was very positive and agreed with my decision with having Gastric Bypass surgery.  I'm looking forward to starting the process by meeting with a dietician. 

Frostymama1

Should I or Shouldn't go to my highschool reunion

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I have hard time if should or shouldn't go to my highschool reunion nobody knows about my weight get to 650 lbs, and i weigh loss surgery and lose 200 lbs, i guess im uncomfortable with my ecess skin.

Hockeymom87
DS | Mar 17, 2019 | Bariatric Surgeon: Dr.

Surgery after a abortion?

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 how long after a abortion should I wait to reschedule my appointment ?  Not a option yet but I been thinking about planned parenthood. ( for personal reasons) wasn't planning on expecting until I had surgery but due to my pregnancy of course I had to Cancel still undeciding because…

Honeycomb69

2021.09.12 - CW 195 (-41#)

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So I made it on my 10-day pouch reset. It really wasn't that bad. I can tell the difference.. pouch has definately been reset.. I feel fuller quicker (not brain from the brain, but from the pouch), I enjoyed broths MUCH more this time around (lol) & I managed to…

Cinthya B

9-7-21 20 years post op

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Wow 20 years post op!  So it has been awhile that I have been on obesity help. I am in awe how well have done. I would do it all over again in a heartbeat. I have had my ups and downs, but those are 99% all my fault because…

msski

why "the second time around?"

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In about 2005, I had a Gastric Band installed.  It helped my weight loss a lot.  I started at 307 pounds, the highest I had been in my life, and I got down to a weight of 217 pounds.  This was based on hyper athleticism (riding 100 mile bike rides…

TheSecondTimeAround
DS | Sep 14, 2021 | Bariatric Surgeon: Dr.

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