SoCalDee posted a discussion topic 4 years ago

Oh my, it feels so good to be here! I am never going back !!

Took a little longer than I th


SoCalDee posted a discussion topic 4 years, 1 month ago

Can I just tell you how much I do NOT like to exercise?

I know I need to, but UGH. The gym terrifies me and the treadmill I have at home bores me. I bought some dance/exercise videos and I can now say what I always suspected.... I am indeed the


SoCalDee posted a discussion topic 4 years, 2 months ago

Tomorrow will be 6 weeks post op.

The surgery went well, recovery has been great. No issues getting in 60 grams of protein, water occasionally a struggle. Biggest complaint is constipation but Miralax seems to be helping.

So why am I fr


SoCalDee posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago

Morning!

So I am 2 full days post-op and am feeling pretty good.

Pain is minimal, shoulders hurt the most.

I haven't had any problems getting my water in, I can do 8oz in an hour and 72oz a day hasn't been an issue. I even was a


SoCalDee posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago

Well I survived the surgery! I absolutely hate going under anesthesia.

 

I got up an hour out of recovery for my 1st walk and several times since. Already had my X-ray this morning to make sure there are no leeks. Had to drink the disgu


SoCalDee posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago

My surgery is tomorrow morning. I am scared and excited.

This will be a whole new world, big changes but I am ready for it!

Thanks to everyone who contributes on these boards. I have learned so much and it has given me courage when I wa


Kathy S. wrote 4 years, 4 months ago
Congratulations on your upcoming surgery!? Here are some links to information you may find helpful: http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/photographing-your-weigh t-loss-surgery-journey/ http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/weight-loss-surgery-hosp tial-stay-what-to-pack/ http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/four-on-the-floor-self-c are-after-weight-loss-surgery/ We can't wait to hear from you post-op!

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SoCalDee posted a discussion topic 4 years, 5 months ago

Hi there

 

I have been lurking on these boards for awhile now, thought I should properly introduce myself! My name is

About Me
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06/24/2016
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May 23, 2016
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