I'm 6 weeks post-op (RNY) and feeling like surgery just wasn't right for me.
Sure, I am down 36lbs since pre-op diet. People are noticing, commenting, I have moments where I notice it, too. My problem is t
I thought I was blown away by how different pre-op diets were around the world until people started discussing their post-op and losing their minds over what I was eating already at 1 week post-op.
If you can, please post your plan so we can s
RNY was March 23rd, making today my 1 week surgiversary. I am down 11lbs, 24lbs total since starting pre-op diet.
I got home from the hospital at 11am on Thursday (the next day) where I opened my first protein shake. I didn't finish it until F
24hra post op and the gas in my abdomen is killing me. It's freezing rain out so walking the block isn't an option, but I have been walking randomly around the house with no relief. Sitting hurts, laying down hurts, standing hurts. Haaaalp!
Surgery is Wednesday and I keep cheating on my 3 week pre-op diet. I'm so upset with myself but I keep doing it.
I've had bites of cottage cheese, chicken, greenbeans etc here and there over the last 3 weeks but that isn't what I'm bothered by.
I start my 3 weeks of Optifast on Wednesday, I am so nervous!
Any advice, tips, expectations I should have?
I have very little self control and 3 other people in my house to feed, I'm extremely nervous that I won'
Hey All!I'm new here, as of today, and was recommended by a friend who had RNY surgery a couple of years ago. She said this was a great place to meet people, ask questions, and get answers.
Tomorrow I have my intake appointment for