rascalgrl wrote 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Wishing you the best on your surgery tomorrow! My husband is also having RNY tomorrow and he is 65 years old. He's done very well with his 6 months of prep. Positive thoughts being sent your way....you've got this! :)

Fanash61 wrote 1 month, 3 weeks ago
You’re never too old for anything. I too am beginning my journey and I’m scared/nervous. You’ve got this. Sincerely, Julie

Kathy S. wrote 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Hello SCEdDoc, 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!

SCEdDoc posted a discussion topic 9 months, 3 weeks ago

I am about 6 months preop for the bypass surgery. Any tips? I am at 340 lbs now, 5'11". on 1900 calorie diet plan more protein than carbs. Going to the gym 5/7 days. for about an hour.

What is the worst thing about after the surgery. What

SCEdDoc posted a discussion topic 9 months, 3 weeks ago

I am thinking about ways to get my vitamins in every day. Is there a product that you can buy that gives you everything you need in a liquid form?



SCEdDoc posted a discussion topic 11 months ago

I have to ask it. After RNY, can anyone tell me exactly what you eat? Is it all liquid, and if so for how long. What kind of a diet do you have to stay on to make this surgery worth your time? I am 6 months presurgery. Did you have any specific di

SCEdDoc wrote I am 65 350 and am beginning 6 months prior to surgery... 11 months ago

I am worried about RNY at my age (65).  Has anyone been through this at my age.  What was the result and what were the complications?  My Doctors say I am still young enough, but how many of you ou...

SCEdDoc uploaded 2 photos 11 months, 2 weeks ago

SCEdDoc has a new goal: My first goal is to have the surgery and to recover sucessfully from the surgery 11 months, 2 weeks ago
Not sure, try to stay positive and meet the medicare requirements for surgery.

Kathy S. wrote 11 months, 2 weeks 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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