dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 10 months ago
Finally tube free - The feeding tube came out today. It was very painful it was stuck in my bowel good. I'm so happy to have all the crap gone. Now to get my eating on track. After not eating for...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 10 months ago
OMG i feel good :-) Food after 15 weeks - Thank you all for your support, messages, prayers and thoughts, I love you guys. Sorry I didn't feel up to posting more. I can finally say I feel okay today. I still have tube...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 10 months ago
surgery #5 tomorrow - Surgery #5 since Aug 14th tomorrow. This one is to take the stent out so I should feel better afterwards. If all goes well the jp drain and feeding tube should come out next week. ...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 11 months ago
2mth update - So this has been the hardest thing I have ever been through. I'm finally home 5 out of the last 8 weeks was spent in the hospital. It has affected my kids so much. I'm really regre...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 11 months ago
I've ruined my life - I've realized my life is over and this is my new reality. They can't fix me because they can't even agree what's wrong. I will live the rest of my life in pain. I've ruined my ...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 11 months ago
Thank you - Thank you everyone who took time to send thoughts prayers and healing yesterday. This has been a really long recovery and I hope everyday starts getting better. It turned out to ...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 11 months ago
healing powers - I go at 1245 for ctscan to check for pneumonia. Collapsed lung. Blood clot new leak and bowel blockage to see why I can't Can't breathe. Please send healing powers whatever you be...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 12 months ago
surgery #3 leak #2 - Back in for surgery for a leak that went septic. I have a feeding tube and 2 drains for 6 weeks. I give up .

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 12 months ago
6 weeks and fever - Hello all I'm 6 weeks our from my revision and have a fever of 101 today. At 6 weeks do you think this could be surgery related?

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years ago
Sleeve shape - I finally got my appointment with the surgeon to go over my swallow xray test. I go for balloon scope dilation on Mon, because I have a stricture. However I'm shocked at the mes...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years ago
Stomach shape - Hello all So i'm on the road from RNY to DS. I was suppose to have had my rny taken down and given a sleeve. My surgeon would only do the DS in 2 stages. I finally got my ap...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years ago
Stricture - So it was confirmed today that I have a stricture. It's what has been causing all the pain swallowing. I don't have an appointment with the surgeon yet to see what options are avai...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years ago
I hurt and I'm freaked out - I'm 4 weeks out now but the drinking isn't getting any easier. It really hurts to swallow. I've tinkered with some of the soft foods but it was worse. I was having an issue with...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years ago
Lunch today, great job Karen - Hi all Great meeting so many of your today. It was so interesting talking about the differences in centers. Thanks Karen for organizing it.

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 1 month ago
Premier protein shakes for sale - 1 box 14- chocolate 1box 15- vanilla 15.00 per box

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 1 month ago
complications - Recovery is not going so great. I had a leak and had to have back to back surgeries.

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 1 month ago
Today's my day - The day finally came . Today is step one of my rny to ds revision. Thank you for your support.

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 1 month ago
opti struggle - Hello friends. I'm having a very rough day. I started opti again yesterday and yesterday was okay today not so much. I've done a lot of therapy to deal with emotional eating and he...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 2 months ago
So disappointed - Dr Hong secretary called to reschedule my surgery. I was 8 days in on optifast. It was only next Friday. So disappointed. It's now the 14th instead. She said that he didn't want ...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 2 months ago
optifast and orange jello - OMG heavenly just like an orange creamsicle.

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 2 months ago
2 week freak out rny to ds revision - Hello friends I'm having a tough night. Two weeks before surgery and I'm in self doubt mode. I want answers to questions that no one can answer. I'm scared. Not so much of the su...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 2 months ago
2 week freak out - Hello friends I'm having a tough night. Two weeks before surgery and I'm in self doubt mode. I want answers to questions that no one can answer. I'm scared. Not so much of the su...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 2 months ago
Anyone from todays St Joes class on here? - Hi just curious if anyone from class in on here?

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 2 months ago
Optifast day one done - I survived my first day lol. I really like the vanilla, not keen on the chocolate and I really hate jello . Broth made everything better yesterday. During the day was fine the nigh...

dawn4511 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 2 months ago
Vitamins in Ontario - Hello peeps. Just wondering what vitamins everyone is taking and where you are getting them at? I use to order from Bariatric Advantage but shipping is so expensive and I don't hav...
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