bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 3 years, 11 months ago

Is revision an option with around 60lbs to loose?

I'm always hungry again, and originally lost 96lbs but gained

60lbs back and it just won't budge. I had RNY 6 yeas ago.


bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 4 years, 8 months ago

I'm from Canada and the waiting list here is 4 years just to get the 1st surgery and revision is pretty much unheard.

My friend got her sleeve done in Mexico in November and was very impresses with the way they did things. I noticed they do rev


bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 5 years, 5 months ago

I had my surgery in 2010 with Dr. Malik, after waiting 4+ years.

I initially lost 100lbs but a year later, I had hernia repair surgery and within ten days, my dad died. Things went to hell and a handbasket after that and I've gained 60lbs back.


bbwvixen wrote a blog post 5 years, 5 months ago
wow! five years later! - I can't believe it's actually been that long! Things totally fell apart when my dad died in 2011. A week prior I had hernia surgery and got 13 staples. A combination of the physica...

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
My fat chooch is ruing my sex life - I've always have issues with sensation, but since my surgery three years ago, now I have a hanging pani and fat/skin and everyting has just seemed to have *dropped*. Hubby needs to...

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 6 years, 6 months ago
How do you get up to exercise? - I'm a full time student, my mom just died, and I'm dealing with PTSD and chronic depression. My solution is to hide and sleep thru it, or eat my way thru it. I can barely move som...

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 6 years, 6 months ago
Regain and so depressed - The first year was definalty the honeymoon phase, although I didn't dump, I was active and watching what I was eating. Then a year later I had hernia repair and had 13 staples. Ten...

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 7 years, 8 months ago
3 years RNY, still trying to be diagnosed w/fibro - Some of the pain started years before, and I was always told it was tendonitis in my elbows. Then I got bursitis in my shoulder. Now the last year, I've been getting searing pai...

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 7 years, 10 months ago
Lithium for depression and weight gain - I am on ciprilix, wellbutrion and sereqeol. I told my doctor I wanted to gef off the serequol due to weight gain. So he's put me on lithium and cutting my ciprilix out. Does...

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 7 years, 11 months ago
So much pain 2 years post op - I had RNY two and a half years ago. I've always had problems with my shoulder (bursitis) and elbows (told it was tendonitis), but in the last six months I've had incredible ...

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 8 years, 4 months ago
Back to pre diet liquids - mostly - I'm 2 years post op, and was a light weight to start with. The lowest I went down was 157 and then adverged out about 164. Lately I've gone up to 175 and it's driving me crazy. I ...

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 8 years, 5 months ago
Serequel - I was put on it a year ago 100 mg. didn't have any side affects to it that I know of. But a year later, I'm starting to gain weight and have incredible carb and sweets cravings. ...

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 8 years, 5 months ago
Serequel and weight gaing/cravings - I've been on Serequel a year now (100 mg) and had no problems, but I've gained 10 lbs lately and wondering if it's normal to gain a year later? I know it is a side effect, but a ye...

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bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 8 years, 6 months ago
Anyone else in the Surrey area? - I'm 2 years out and getting lazy. I'm looking for someone who wants to work out together.Water aerobics at N. Surrey rec center, belly dancing....whatever...email me at suzanneandd...

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 8 years, 7 months ago
Kid begging for help! Please repost - This  video breaks my heart, please repost, and see if we can get someone to help this guy. youtu.be/QhpqVpu-uYw

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 8 years, 8 months ago
Constant UTI's???? - I'm almost out 2 years post surgery, and it seems like I'm getting UTI's twice a month! What gives? \Ideas?

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 8 years, 11 months ago
18 months ou t - So much has changed and not all for the better :( I'm down to 165 or so, and had my hernia surgery repair in June. A week later I lost my dad, so the summer is a blur of medicati...

bbwvixen wrote a blog post 9 years, 3 months ago
14 months out - Well stress is my middle name. I've been so involved with helping to take care of my dad, that I ended up loosing my job. He almost died in my arms at Xmas, and the family went up ...

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 9 years, 3 months ago
Richmond Bariatric center - Has anyone done just the counselling and the nutrition classes? I've already had surgery but would like to go through them

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 9 years, 3 months ago
Exercise after a hernia repair? - I had a spiglean hernia that left me with 11 staples a month ago. My father died so I haven't been able to see my surgeon so was wondering what the time line is for getting back in...

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 9 years, 6 months ago
Bi Polar and medication - If you have bipolar, which medication are you taking after surgery?

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 9 years, 6 months ago
How much weight did you lose or want to lose? - I started at my highest of 257 and am now between 161-164...I started as a lightweight and know I have less to lose then my higher BMI friends, but I feel...inadequate? I hear of p...

bbwvixen posted a discussion topic 9 years, 6 months ago
High Platelet Count? - What exactly does this mean? My platelets have been high the last few tests. I'm on warfarin as I had PE/DVT's before too, so not sure if this affects it?

bbwvixen posted a comment 9 years, 7 months ago
HAHAH took me a minute to remember what I was *chewing* on, but...
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05/04/2010
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