Imgonnalosesoon posted a discussion topic 4 days, 8 hours ago

Not sure if we’re allowed to take the medication in NeoCitran (acetaminophen) to treat head colds. Does anyone have advice? I haven’t been sick or had a need for OTC pain meds since before surgery and have forgotten what I was told.


Imgonnalosesoon posted a discussion topic 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I was told not to remove the Steri-Strips but to allow them to fall off on their own. I must have scratched one off in the night so decided to pull the rest off today as they were all partially hanging off anyway. It’s been 10 days since surgery and


Imgonnalosesoon posted a discussion topic 2 months ago

Just found this forum and enjoyed reading the old posts.

I’m 55yrs young and 5’2” with highest weight of 212. So very glad to be at this stage of my journey and excited for the days and months to come.


Imgonnalosesoon posted a discussion topic 2 months ago

Just had my surgery yesterday. I’m in so much pain from the gas. I haven’t been able to pass any gas yet. TMI I’m sorry. 😢


Imgonnalosesoon posted a discussion topic 2 months ago

Has anyone had the type of surgery changed last minute? I’m so scared to have the surgery but even more scared that the Dr. will find problems once surgery starts and have to change his plan.

I read the Drs. notes after my pre-admission appo


Imgonnalosesoon posted a discussion topic 2 months, 1 week ago

I’m wondering how long the pre-op appointment usually takes. I’m 2.5 hrs from the hospital and have a 9:00am appt tomorrow morning. I can’t believe my surgery is in one week. Nerves are


Kathy S. wrote 2 months, 1 week ago
Congratulations on your upcoming surgery!? Here are some links to information you may find helpful: http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/photographing-your-weight-loss-surgery-journey/ http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/weight-loss-surgery-hosptial-stay-what-to-pack/ http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/four-on-the-floor-self-care-after-weight-loss-surgery/ We can't wait to hear from you post-op!

Imgonnalosesoon posted a discussion topic 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Hello everyone!

Very nervous newbie here.

My surgery was scheduled for October 18-2019 and has now been rescheduled for for March 21-2019 due to a cancellation. I agreed to the new date but I’m so scared and don’t feel prepared. I w

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