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Weight Loss Surgery Forums
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Gastric bypass hypoglycemia

Just an fyi.. I had gastric bypass 20 yrs ago and all of a sudden any carbs or sugar will raise my blood glucose and then drop it. Endo did a lot of labs to see if my pancreas is putting out too much insulin and it is.This is not…

jenlmaz

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

Good Morning OH. Posting late and quickly because I forgot it's not a holiday where you are. I have the day off 🙂 QOTD: What local or state holidays do you have that no one else does? Ours is today - Patroit's Day which was originally about the Revolutionary War,…

Queen JB

Plastic Surgery Forum
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I may not have enough money to get my planned plastic surgery !

I?ve been trying to buy my home outright from the bank as it?s crazy damaged and my mortgage and taxes are outrageous. Unfortunately they appraised it as far higher than I possibly imagined so even if we CAN make this deal it will probably mean I won?t have any money…

Veggiewoman
RNY | Jan 01, 2014 | Bariatric Surgeon: Dr.

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

Good Morning! We made it! I have been up since 2am for absolutely no reason. I wanted to channel my inner-Jen and get out of bed to exercise or be productive, but the inner-Me won and I watched 2 hours of TikTok videos. I got completely sucked into the JoJo…

Queen JB

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

Morning Gang, it’s lil Friday! I’m heading into the office on the early train again today. Mostly zooms but a few in person, too. Still loving the job. HR sure isn't dull! Y’all are FANCY. So many balls! I had no idea what I was missing. I hope I get…

Queen JB

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery Forum (RNY)
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Good Saturday morning! What’s the plan for today?

me for sure yesterday and tonight! Good mornin y’all! Thanks for the well wishes yesterday for my nerve ablation! It went ok. Though I did not realize I would be getting a dose of steroids for the inflammation. I only realized when I started feeling like absolute shit. I mean…

Melody P.

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

Morning! Heading into the office soon for a long day of zooms :/ I am looking forward to getting out of this pattern of going in just to sit on the computer, but I've got another few weeks to get through before I have the time to tromp through the…

Queen JB

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

Goooooood Morning! I hope everyone had a great Monday. Mine was perfect 🙂 I had some great meetings and watching the eclipse was a nice fun mid-afternoon break. We're also about 98% done with the main puzzle, then we have to do the mini puzzles, then get to solving the…

Queen JB

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

Good Morning! I have really had the nicest few days of waking up early, the temperature in bed being perfect, and watching hours of perfectly perfect TikTok videos. It was almost impossible to tear myself out of bed. That actually sums up my weekend pretty nicely, too. I did some…

Queen JB

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

Good mornin y’all! We made it to the weekend! yesterday ended up being a craptastic day. I have to have over 3,000 bucks worth of dental work. Not sure of the exact cost as their computer system was down. Should find out Monday. All of the teeth in my lower…

Melody P.

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13 years out! Weight gain, COVID, perimenopause, adulting

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Man, I have missed this space SO much.  I am so grateful to be able to come back here, look at posts, see how far Ive come, and see where I started.  There has been so much that has happened in my life - in everyones life! - since my last…

skylark2011

Is anyone out there?

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Hello,   I'm not sure if anyone still reads this but here I am.  It's been almost 15 years since my sleeve.  I had a tummy tuck with lipo in 2013.   So now I am weighing in at 179 with OZEMPIC.  I know I know but insulin resistance came…

simplythebest

Not doing good, hospitalized again

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I just got hospitalized again, I'm now 778 Pounds again. I feelo like giving up again 🙁

dansobel2

Just a little dizziness...

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It started with just a little dizziness. The year was 2014 just a few years after my RNY. I would be out somewhere walking or working. I could be at home. I could be exercising. I would be hit with a wave of dizziness and vertigo that I had never…

Rini
RNY | Jul 18, 2011 | Bariatric Surgeon: Dr.

It has been a While

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Yikes it has been a whle since I have updated. Not a lot has been going on. I just am keeping on the journey. This is hard and it is frustrating, but also I have a sense of accomplishment. It is hard because I just still want to eat, and…

katierandolph1211

Update on my fall. I'm doing GREAT

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Hello again , I'm back with an update. I do take everything the Dr says for vitamins now, they've added Zinc and Magnesium as well as changed my vitamin D to Vitamin D3 + K2. I guess it's making a big difference because the orthopedic surgeon was afraid I might…

KERLEYGIRL

Roux n y 2005

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Constant nausea. I have seen gastric doctor, ENT next step is neurologist. Everyone is puzzled. I also have excess saliva. Could this be caused by my bariatric surgery

Padden50

Roux n y in 2005

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Have constant nausea. I have excess saliva. Could any of this be caused by my bariatric surgery years ago. I have been checked by a gastric doctor, ENT and everyone is puzzled, next will be a neurologist. Don't know what else to do

Padden50

6 day weigh in and...

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592 pounds, lost 1 pound, I should be losing much faster, I've cheated a couple times but I'm trying.

dansobel2

Another Week

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Well this week has been good. I am still working out. Riding my bike. I walk my dog. I did some weights. It did feel good. I am happy to report that I have lost another pound. I know I need to lose soo much more. It just takes time.…

katierandolph1211

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I had this surgery with Mr pollard in October 2001 weighing 121 kg. I did lose weight but had keloid scarring on the stomach and the pouch widened. In 2008 I had a band over a bypass in Belgium and at my thinnest in 2010 and 19 was 60kg. Unfortunately…


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