j3j3real wrote Almost at a Year! 3 years ago

Hmmm so what's new lots of stuff. I'll get in on the stats and jump right in. So my vsg surgery was 8/19/16 and my beginning weight was 246, weight dos was 227 and my current weight is 160. Yay! An...

j3j3real posted a discussion topic 3 years, 11 months ago

Hey everyone! I hope you all are doin well. So, let me breakdown the facts. I had the gastric sleeve done on 8/19/2016 and am doin well. My before weight was 246lbs Day of Surgery was 227lbs and Dr visit on 8/30 I was 216.5. Current weight is 206. Ok s

j3j3real posted a comment 3 years, 11 months ago
All I am goin to say is keep your goal in front of your face because the...

j3j3real posted a discussion topic 3 years, 11 months ago

Hey everybody,

I had my sleeve done on 8/19 and have found that my stomach talks more than a little bit these days. There is so much gurgling going on whenever I drink something. It mostly happens with my protein shakes. But I am doing the sips

j3j3real posted a discussion topic 3 years, 11 months ago

Can someone provide a sample liquid diet day for what they did their first week? I feel like I'm getting my fluids in but there are moments when I have some serious hunger pangs. Still sippin still walkin and still breathing. I'm just feelin like I'm d

j3j3real posted a discussion topic 3 years, 11 months ago

When did you all stop takin your narcotics? This is day 5 i have not done any bowel movements. Gross I know but I feel like my body is missing a vital step. I've taken milk of magnesia and nothing. So, what is the average time?

j3j3real posted a comment 3 years, 11 months ago
Thank you! I am loving the fact that i am seeing results already. I'm...

j3j3real wrote Life changes 3 years, 11 months ago

I think I am very antsy about making changes. I can already feel that my life has changed in just how I feel about food. Some things I'm thinking are way too sweet and they are sugar free. But Day ...

j3j3real posted a discussion topic 3 years, 11 months ago

did anyone receive staples in their stomach? I'm on day 3 and they itch. That's healing right? I'm thinking as long as my stomach isn't hot or red or leaking any pus all over it's just the healing process. What do you think? I put a little neopsorin on

j3j3real wrote 3rd Day Post Op 3 years, 11 months ago

Day 3 Post Op- 

Funny how things change with just a surgery. Things seem too sweet to me and it's only one gram of sugar. Trying to work in my protein but this is a very slow process when yo...

j3j3real posted a discussion topic 3 years, 11 months ago

I am on day two post op and I must say this pain is very real! The yas pains are ridiculous. Every time I sip on water it feels like I'm swallowing past a burp but was told I needed to sip water or protein drink every 15 min. Had a headache but drinkin

j3j3real wrote If you do 10 you can do it again! 3 years, 12 months ago

10 days preop liquid diet down. I must say that the urge to like a pringles chip just for the flavor has gone down lmbo. When you are a single parent you just don't realize how much you are the che...

j3j3real posted a discussion topic 3 years, 12 months ago

 I can say that I have survived 8 days without my favorite foods. My food addiction was very real the first 3 days. Now I am like blah can't w

j3j3real uploaded a new photo 3 years, 12 months ago

j3j3real wrote Day 3 liquid diet pre-op 4 years ago

Day 3 Pre-Op Liquid Diet Phase-

So, everyone is sayin this day is the hardest to get thru. Day 3, 4 & 5 they say. Well, I am feeling it. First, I said well it's not so bad but then the k...

j3j3real posted a discussion topic 4 years ago

Hello everybody, I am very new to this world but not new to the weight... right now I am in the liquid diet phase of pre surgery and it's day 2...OMG! No amount of water, protein shake, jello is taking away the hunger. I'm still doin good though saying

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