leanmama posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Been sick all week, my worst nightmare has arrive - I have been sick for 5 days,  I am just starting to tolerate water andprotein juice Blood sugars are 180! Up from 88 all last week  My lips are parched, throat is dry.  Now that...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Computer issues arrgh! - I am back if anyone missed me.  computer issues hope they are fixed.  I have question about "signature?"  Some of you have a notation  on date of surgery, type of surgery, weigh...

leanmama posted a comment 5 years, 10 months ago
I there somewhere the Bariatric food pyramid is on a poster and can...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago
Twowonderland I have arrived!!! - Well it is my usual 5 am bathroom wake up call.  Becomimg like clock work.  So of course I had to weigh in. Wait for IT ......................................  TA Da it...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago
Saturday in MO - Getting ready for a day of errands.  Beauty shop.,Walmart, laundrymat, fruit/veg stand, eye MD, vacuum repair shop  and license bureau.  Never would have done this 2 years ago. ...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago
ticket is disappeared! - What happened I do not have the choice to put it at the end of my posts.

leanmama posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago
food in,. poo out, weight gain??? - This surgery is ridiculous.  How can I gain weight, when all my food seems to poo out?  My life is the bathroom.  Unless the carbs are hidden in food I eat no white foods, excep...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago
What Insurances pay for WLS? - Mine did not - Coventry (exclusionary policy) .  I am just curious to find out what plans do pay for WLS.  In case I ever change insurances, but do not plan any further WLS but ...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago
roll call missouri - I KNOW there are people out there reading posts.  How about a moment to stop by and introduce yourself.  Lets get this site rolling again.  I want to hear about MO, what are you...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago
Summer dehydration? - I always get my water/liquids in easily.  With the St Louis weather chanig to heat and  humidity I am craving water. popsicles anything liquid.  This is the first summer with DS...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 5 years, 12 months ago
RTD protein liguids - I like EAS ready to drink but want less volume more protein. is this one any good? Lost of chemicals in this one but great amt of protein , is it good protein for DSer?  Wha...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 5 years, 12 months ago
Pre DS mobility issues - I started this journey in 2009 at 450+ (MD scale only went to 440. Now in 310 region.  I was nearly wheelchair bound,  could walk 10-15 feet with walker and needed to rest, ...

leanmama posted a comment 6 years ago
Wow ARE WE SISTERS FROM ANOTHER MOTHER? NO I AM TOO...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 6 years ago
Strawberries my downfall -  White carbs no problems staying away. but fruit and the seasonal ones, I succumb to having them in my greek yougurt.  Are their better choices in fruits?  Got the lower carb ve...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 6 years ago
Very cute lunchbox system (Rubbermaid( - Saw this today on HSN - on sale and free shipping this weekend with $75 purchased.  Many small box system that locks in place, interchangable items that fit in a cute bag. Just ...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 6 years ago
Not wanting to eat. - I find I am constantly talking myself out of eating anything because I am so tired of all the BM's, accidents, gas and just pain with chronic pooping.  Food feels great in my st...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago
vitalady call very upsetting - I know many of you use her system, vitamens so I called to order Iron and got the most confusion of a call between her feeding her animals and talking to others in the office du...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago
Protein Powder expiration date? - Does protein powder have an expiration date?  I have two 5 # tubs I just fond in the back of the pantry,  I bought after my VSG 11/2011 and I have look high and low on the bottl...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago
Turning a coener this week, a good corner.... - Feeling still weak esp in my legs. Able to tolerate soft foods, liquids and some soft vegs.  Loosing weight and inches,  my face is geeting so thin and so much loose skin in my ...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
Food intake/plan - VSG 11/2010 DS 4/2013 No eating plan. Do you all really eat such small amounts? I try to eat a yogurt and applesauce and fruit vitamen drink in am water with v...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
Iron supplemt - I was  previously taking Iron supplement with 12g glycinate and 6g aspertate, what is that?  Is  it appropriate for post op DS FE ( ferritien ) supplementation? Thanks. Maja

leanmama posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
cross post from DS board my updates - One week post part two f DS ahd VSG 11/2010.  OMG the PPAAIINNN!!!  I stayed in the hospital till saturday, got post op pneumonia.  My or took 4+ hts.  I wa full of adhesions fr...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
Hmm I was wondering RE out of country. out of stat - There is surgery and then there is Maja Surgery with side effects included.  I again had extra 2 hrs added to my OR, had platelet issues and post OP pneumonia  Not that other su...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
wake up MO forum - My New Self Program, Des Peres -   ...

leanmama posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
Part Deux of theDS is a done deal!!! -  Ok no more bargging the VSG did not hurt a bit.  IT was a pieceo of cake.  WEll Let me tell you the VSG did not hurts and it was a piece of cake comparted to the part Deuz.  Th...
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