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Duodenal Switch Forum (DS)
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Deficiencies - Vitamin K and Bruising?

Hello DSers! I had my first post-op bloodwork on August 29th at around six weeks. I've been perfectly compliant on all vitamins and supplements including timing and doses. I had just started being able to add some vegetables in. I came back low on vitamins A, B1, and K. Plus…

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

Morning all! Happy Fri-Yay! We're dealing with an "arctic front" today. Temps will be -8 where I live but there will be wind gusts at 50 mph, so wind chills are going to be much lower. Such a bummer that the cold is here today because, as many of you…

Queen JB

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
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19 years post op, menopause weight gain

Hello everyone! I haven't posted in a long time but I really need to know if anyone else has had this issue. If so how did you deal with it? I am 19 years out and had some ups and downs but mostly have maintained my loss. Now as I…

jkosmatka

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
770 views · 115 replies

What's on your Thursday Menu?

Morning everyone! That's some Pilates I could get behind 🙂 We had a fun little adventure yesterday. We drove up to New Hampshire, went out to lunch, went to the baking supply store I wanted to see, went to one of Grim's favorite lumber yards, then headed home. Nothing crazy,…

Queen JB

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
304 views · 19 replies

Emergency marginal ulcer surgery post-RNY

[On Feb 2, I edited the subject since the content is about the emergency surgery and the ulcer; causes being alcohol, tobacco, NSAIDS; so a new title seemed better] Ok, as I alluded to in yesterdays menu post, I had a medical emergency last week and it could very much…

Dcgirl

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
746 views · 104 replies

What's on your Wednesday Menu?

Morning! This cartoon reminded me of an article I read the other day. I forget which celebrity it was, but the headline was that he lost 20lbs in 20 days and "the weight just fell off," the article title said. I clicked it and it turned out that he reduced…

Queen JB

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
578 views · 52 replies

What's on your Monday Menu?

Good morning and Happy Monday! I got my grade back on that big accounting project... I got an 86%. Bah. Soooo, I guess I am back to hating accounting, lol. I have a ton to do today after taking yesterday completely off. QOTD: What's your favorite restaurant (post-op)? We have…

Queen JB

Weight Loss Surgery Forums
779 views · 13 replies

Upcoming Gastric Sleeve Surgery And I Am Dreading It

Greetings All, I am am having gastric sleeve surgery soon and I wish I could be excited about it like many people are about their surgeries, but I am kind of dreading it for numerous reasons. I completely acknowledge that I need the surgery, so that isn't the issue -…

Freewheeler

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
613 views · 77 replies

What's on your Tuesday Menu?

Morning! Welcome to Tuesday. Hope you are all off to a great start to the week. Nothing exciting happening with me. Cookies, papers, repeat, lol. QOTD: Do you gamble at all? I have been to the big New England casinos for concerts a few times and went to Vegas for…

Queen JB

Weight Loss Surgery Forums
1920 views · 14 replies

CBD oil

Does any one use CBD oil for Anxiety? I would like to know if it works. My doctor wants to give me Xanax. And I have been on a antidepressant for over 20 years. Thank you for sharing

tesselyn

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February 1, 2023

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A lot of irons in the fire at work and personal, but am keeping on track with managing my eating.  Weight loss has slowed a bit--as I expected it would, but I'm at a point where it doesn't mess with my head in the same way.  I feel very fortunate…

sallyj

Weight gain

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Hi,  I've had the RNY almost 13 years ago. I recently had a steroid shot that has cause a 30 pound weight gain. I can't control my appetite. Has anyone had trouble with weight gain? If so, what did you do to help out? I'm visiting my surgeon tomorrow.

Lady2This

Looking for help after surgery. Gaining weight.

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Good, afternoon everyone!   I was wondering if anyone can help or suggest what to do or where to turn for help. I had surgery years ago. Did so good and now miserable because of gaining weight.  If anyone can point me in the right direction for help I truly…

sharon W.

Absolutely devastated

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I was obese my entire life- from early childhood. My identity was formed in that shadow. When I was in college, I got serious about wanting to do something about it. I wanted gastric bypass- I wanted something that would work. My parents were still paying for everything at that…

aphephobicfriend

22 years post op

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This month marks my 22nd year post op with my Biliopancreatic diversion/ duodenal switch. I had my surgery in Alcoy, Spain by Dr. Aniceto Baltazar.  Overall my blood tests are still great. The biggest issue over the years have been kidney stones in my left kidney.  I've found that taking…

Shotzi

January 2023!!! STILL RNY

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Greetings all! I have remained below goal weight and found out it's what you make it as with living. All I can say is that I'm gonna be 10 years post op RNY at the end of February 2013. Time goes on and I'm no saint, BUT the tools are…

sor09

Update

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Hey guys, Dan Sobel here and yesterday I was the heaviest I ever was at 821 Pounds (BMI 102.6), But I also got admitted to a food addiction clinic. For an assignment they wanted me to write down what I ate before the clinic and what I eat now Before…

dansobel2

1/18

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Well had band removal Tuesday and sore. Throat getting better. Ribs and upper tummy area feel like I've been boxing or doing hundreds of sit ups. But all is well and the journey isn't over. Presently around 220lbs. Just have to get back at it. I did great for so…

dlecia05
LAP-BAND | Oct 30, 2007 | Bariatric Surgeon: Dr. Bryan Freeman

Pre-op surprises

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I had my pre-op appointment yesterday. I can tell this whole process is well thought out and they do a lot of smart things to minimize risk and ensure success. one thing I hate is that they only use Tylenol for pain. They do a block also, but Tylenol? I…

aphephobicfriend

Too much weight loss

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Had BPD/DS 10/2004, revision 02/2017. Current CC 80cm (continuing to lose weight). SW 380lbs, CW 145 lbs, may need to have my CC lengthen to stop more weight loss!!!

Achief2401

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