Chrissyq333 posted a discussion topic 8 months, 2 weeks ago


I am a year out tomorrow and doing great overall. I am currently taking the Procare Health one a day vitamins they are capsules. I am shopping around and have found a comparable although it is in tablet form. Are we okay to take tablets

Chrissyq333 posted a discussion topic 1 year ago

I am 7 months out from surgery, down over 100 lbs now, and me and the Hubby are taking a trip down south to Toronto for the weekend. What and where do you like to eat that is somewhat bariatric friendly downtown Toronto? Please note that I am also alle

Chrissyq333 posted a discussion topic 1 year, 8 months ago

My surgery is October 29th, and I just had my pre-op appointment today. I am just wondering the things to bring with me for my stay. I have to travel about 4 hours, and we are staying in an AirBnB not too far from the hospital the first night, and my h

Chrissyq333 posted a discussion topic 1 year, 9 months ago

So I am allergic to optifast and the dietitian came up with a diet (called a modified protein sparing diet). Below are the things I will be eating, everyday for 3 weeks, I almost wish it was optifast because then I wouldn't have so much variety! I need

Chrissyq333 posted a discussion topic 1 year, 10 months ago

I got my surgery date! November 5th, at St Micheal's in Toronto with Dr. Rotstein. I've been so anxious waiting for this call for the past couple weeks. This is a relief to finally have dates!

Chrissyq333 posted a discussion topic 2 years, 3 months ago

I am currently pre-op and just started the process. I just got out of an appointment with my gynecologist confirming that I have endometriosis and that the next course of action for me and specially with my RNY in the works that I get an IUD (Mirena?).

Chrissyq333 posted a discussion topic 2 years, 3 months ago

I am just going through my blood test results online and everything is good except my Vitamin D. I am still waiting for information from my bariatric clinic, but what are the chances of me getting denied because of this??? Anyone have to deal with it?

Chrissyq333 posted a discussion topic 2 years, 3 months ago

I am just wondering which surgery you did and why.

I am still trying to inform myself and am just starting my process. Please note; I am 30, I currently have very little health problems, some hormones issues and I am pre-diabetic.

I kn

Chrissyq333 posted a discussion topic 2 years, 3 months ago

I'm just at the beginning of the entire process but I'm wondering if anyone has had to deal with an asperthame/sucralose allergy through the optifast stage. From what I read they all have asperthame or sucralose in them which cause me to get very bad m

Chrissyq333 posted a discussion topic 2 years, 3 months ago

Hi everyone,

I was just referred for bariatric surgery on Tuesday! They are mailing me the information package this week. I am just wondering, what would be the best advice you can give me to help me get through this (probably) year or so wait

Kathy S. wrote 2 years, 3 months 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
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