cheapskate posted a discussion topic 5 years, 9 months ago

Let me just start by saying, other than being SO, I had no comorbities before surgery. Now, I feel like I am falling apart. What gives?

I cant sleep at night because my knees haven't met before and now that they have they dont get along. SO MUC


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago

Does anyone have an easy and delicious recipe for something to celebrate a birthday? I.would love a protein peanut butter cookie. My kids are.dying to back for.me.


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago

So I had my 6 month post op today. I have lost 95 pounds. Pretty happy about that. When I told my doctor my goal(another 90) he told me that wouldnt happen and I would be lucky to lose another 40.

My goal is still *overweight* for my height so


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago

I know I have read that weightloss slows at a certain point. But when is that in the process? I am 5 months and 2 days out and have lost 93 pounds so I am HAPPPPPY but was curious when the slow down starts to occur.  I dont want to have it slow down an


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago

I cant find the nutritional information on this. Can it be made decaf? What would the carb count be? It says it has 20 proteins in it but if it has 50 million carbs I am out....


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago

is there a size/weight SOMETHING that will tell me when I will fit into rides? I might even now, my eyes are DEFINITELY seeing me bigger than my stomach.

That being said, I dont want to chance it because it is a flight and a great deal of costs


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 5 years, 12 months ago

Do you also take iron with that? How much? And an extra calcium? My nutritionist is not terribly helpful and I want to make sure I am taking the correct amounts.


cheapskate posted a comment 6 years ago
Hey!!!! Same doctor! But Tim told me if I needed a protein drink...

cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years ago

I just can't do it. I can't bring myself to buy/wear smaller clothes. I have lost 70 pounds, so it isnt anything to sneeze at. How did you make that mental shift? I am working my program/tool exactly like I should be. It is working, but when did you wa


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years ago

is there a recipe builder out there where I can put in everything I put into a recipe and it pops out the nutritional information? I am really wanting to starting using my fitness pal and I make the same recipes over and over so this would save me tons


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years ago

I am really having troubles at work. People seem to think my body is their property...to the point somebody poked my belly like I was the Pillsbury Dough Girl!!!! I think they are intending it as a compliment but I would love any input on how to deal w


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years ago

I have been in a walking boot for 4 weeks with a couple to go. I need ideas for workouts, I feel like I am wasting my honeymoon stage


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago

I am 11 weeks post op

Isit possible to eat too many slider foods?  My calorie count isn't high, all my numbers are in line. But daily I eat yogury, a shake and beanless chili or refried beans w/ cheese. 

my pouch is very sensitive and i


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago

Since I am finally starting to tolerate more foods I am not sure exactly how to measure protein and food amounts. 

I need some direction.

Say i make a crockpot. Meal. Creammof chicken, chicken, broccoli and gravy. I can figure out the n


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago

My doc said to start eating things "as tolerated"...well I dont know when the heck that would be. Geesh.

Info...had RNY 3/31 had severely abscessed liver 4/23 and doc said to consider that day 1 food wise it was pretty severe.

I am not


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago

Any tips on keeping the chewable multis down?  I just can't seem to manage it. I ate. It. About 30 minutes ago. Have been haven't pain and. Tightness and. Some. Vomiting. I have tried. On amd. Empty stomach, before  I eat, after I eat just nothing seem


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago

I am 7 weeks post op and am down 44.2 pounds since I did my preop liquid diet. Saw the doctor yesterday and he was ok with the loss. Had been hoping for more, but had a second surgery that had me out of commission for about 3 weeks.

That being


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago

I have been buying my vitamins at my doc but they are. Very far away so I am looking for an online resource to order them. From. I prefer chewable. Thanks! 


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago

I am 5 weeks. Post op. I am wondering what the difference is in feelings between a stricture and just not. Tolerating a specific food. 

I did have a set back 2weeks post op and doc said to consider it day 1 food wise but just looking for some i


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago

Before surgery I was a huge water drinker. Since start surgery the smell of. It just males me sick. It doesn't matter the source. I tried to juat drink it because I need it but it males my stomach churn. 

Has anyone had. This happen?  Tips on o


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years, 3 months ago

Had my rny on 3/31 and went in yesterday to have what I thought was a gall bladder removal but ended up being a severely abcessed liver. I just don't want to eat or dink anything. I am already taking 6 pills a day but nothing appeals to me. I am trying


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years, 3 months ago

I am 2w4d out and have been in a crazy amount of pain this week. My doctor scheduled an ultrasound and it is apparently time foe the gall bladder. To. Come. Out, already. 

Cananyone give me an idea what to expect?  Could this be the cause of wh


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years, 3 months ago

I am 2w2d post op. Rny and am supposed to be moving towards more solids. It isn't really working for me. I called the doctor and they said just give it time. 

That being said,I want to start keeping a food log of what I am eating but what do yo


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years, 3 months ago

I am 2 weeks out and am really struggling to get my protein in. I am eating ok. I am. Tolerating everything on my list but eggs, just having a hard. Time getting enough protein in.

Looki


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 years, 3 months ago

I am eating cottage cheese, yogurt, refried beans... Those things. 

Whatdoes full feel like now?  I just atea tiny container of cottage cheese and i feel uncomfortable. Am I full?  Did I over eat? o

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