JTomo08 posted a discussion topic 7 months ago

Trying to get back on track with my vitamins, and I'm just wondering if I'm taking too much. My D3 is a 5000 IU a day, but my Calcium and Multivitamin also had D3. My friend who also had surgery (with different provider) was only asked to take 2000 IU

JTomo08 posted a discussion topic 1 year, 4 months ago

So over the last year I have been struggling with weight gain. I was not prepared to work from home, and it has affected my diet and general routine. I've have gone in for my yearly check up and visited with a dietician in the last year, but I still ne

JTomo08 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 1 month ago

Hey everyone, this Friday is my two year anniversary (holy crap). I have been doing research into local plastic surgeons, and I'm just debating on whether or not I should schedule consults at this point yet. I've been stuck at the same weight for almos

JTomo08 posted a discussion topic 5 years ago

Hi everybody. So i just passed my year mark and I want to start looking into plastic surgery to fix my loose skin, but I don't really know what to look for. Obviously you want someone who knows what they are doing, but as people who have gone through p

JTomo08 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 4 months ago

I have been super lucky where nausea has been a very minimal issue for me. I usually only get nauseous for "no reason" maybe twice a month, nothing earth shattering. I've been using 20mg Omeprazole that was prescribed to me right after surgery. My doct

JTomo08 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago

Holy crap I can't even believe I am saying that. A year ago I weighed 420 and now 3.5 months after surgery I am at 320. I never thought this day would come. Can't believe I am almost below 300 for the first time in a decade and especially can't believe

JTomo08 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago

Ok so I'm starting to get a little annoyed. I am just over 10 weeks post-op. I have lost 49 pounds since surgery and 82 pounds overall since I started this journey. Everyone is telling me about how I am looking thinner and I can tell I've lost weight w

JTomo08 posted a discussion topic 6 years ago

5 weeks post-op today. Yesterday I got to move onto soft foods. I know the point of the surgery is to help break your relationship with food, but for the first time last night eating some fish and potatoes, I felt normal again. I actually had a good ti

JTomo08 posted a discussion topic 6 years ago

Hello all! This Wednesday I will be 4 weeks post-op and lately I have been having trouble falling asleep...even when tired! Last night for instance I was super tired that I didn't even want to get out of my chair to crawl into bed.

This has bee

JTomo08 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago

Hello everyone. New to the site and my reason for posting today is because I am honestly scared about whether or not my surgery is going to happen.

My surgery day is June 29th - just two days away. I have been following my liquid diet faithfull

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