lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 3 months ago

Today I check in with my nutritionist. My weight is up a pound from my last post here, making my total loss of regain 6 lbs. I wish I could say it was down another couple of pounds but....


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Last week I lamented that I was at a standstill. This morning, I broke through and am down 1.8 lbs. this week, for a total of 7 down since I got back into the game.

My husban


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 3 months, 2 weeks ago

This morning was my day to record my weight and have a video call to my nutritionist. And...I was up 1/2 lb from last week.

And of course, 1/2 lb is 8 ounces. It could be wat


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 3 months, 4 weeks ago

At various times and places, I've commented on my problem with regain 10 years post RNY.

Did I get careless? Yes. I was overconfident, I was caring for my mom at the end of h


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 4 months ago

I have seen interest in a FB group in starting a peer-led support group in Oakland County. I would be able to serve as a facilitator but need a partner.

I am 10 years out from RNY and live in the Waterford/Clarkston/Orion Twp area. Please let


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 1 year, 2 months ago

A fairly common concern among RNY candidates sounds something like this: "I can't POSSIBLY take all those vitamins every day!"

Or....


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 1 year, 2 months ago

Let me re-introduce myself after quite a long absence (3 years away from OH!) I'll be 10 years out from my RNY surgery in July, and just as I came back to OH last week I discovered Daisy's daily questions to vets. What a


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 7 months ago

I saw a new primary care dr. today and she asked if I took a daily baby aspirin. I explained that post RNY, NSAIDS are not recommended. She understands, but with the small dose I wonder about the risk vs benefit. Stroke


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 7 months ago

Suicide attempts increase in wake of weight-loss surgery
By Melissa Healy
Los Angeles Times
In the three years after they go under the knife, patients who have bariatric surgery to aid in weight loss are more likely than they were before


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 7 months ago

Suicide attempts increase in wake of weight-loss surgery


By Melissa Healy
Los Angeles Times


In the three years after they go under the knife, patients who have bariatric surgery to aid in weight loss are more likely tha


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 8 months ago

Check out my article! Years back when OH was a print magazine, I did two pieces....now writing for the e-version!

 

http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/the-commitments-we-make-as-bariatric-patients


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 8 months ago

Check out my article! Years back when OH was a print magazine, I did two pieces....now writing for the e-version!

 

http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/the-commitments-we-make-as-bariatric-patients


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 8 months ago

Check out my article! Years back when OH was a print magazine, I did two pieces....now writing for the e-version!

 

http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/the-commitments-we-make-as-bariatric-patients

 


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 8 months ago

My last two weeks have been real struggles with regard to my eating.

I know exactly what to do, and I know exactly where the problem lies in terms of the food that goes into my mouth.

But it's like the little devil on my shoulder has ta


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 10 months ago

I also posted a variation of this on the RNY board - a few reflections on my 6 year surgi-versary. I'd love other grads to add to the list!

 

Yesterday actually, was my 6 year surgi-versary. It's been a wonderful ride, no doubt about it


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 10 months ago

Yesterday actually, was my 6 year surgi-versary. It's been a wonderful ride, no doubt about it. Yes, I've dealt with regain and had to face that head on in the last several months (pretty successfully!) - but I'm really close to the perfect weight for


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 1 month ago

I'm working in a new office for the summer and meeting many new people. We were talking about signing up for the company fitness center to avoid gaining what some in the office compare to the "freshman 15."

But then Lisa, who I just met last we


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 1 month ago

But wait! I live in south Florida and it's 90 degrees outside!

Is anyone else cold most of the time? No, I'm not cold outside, but indoors I often have to wear a light sweater. We live in A/C most the time and I just wonder if my sensitivity co


lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 1 month ago

I haven't reliably tracked my food in a long time - but facing up to some significant regain (1/3 of weight lost) has me back in line. I've started using My Fitness Pal app as a tool for tracking, a


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lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 6 months ago
Inspirations - So in the past week, 2 of my post of friends have done amazing things. One completed the Philadelphia marathon. One is, as I type, at base camp on Mt. Everest. Yes, Mt. Everest. ...

lynnc99 wrote a blog post 6 years, 10 months ago
Mindful Eating? It's a Whole New World - My friend Anne Marie has a close colleague, Lisa, who recently underwent weight loss surgery. The experience prompted Anne Marie to ask lots of questions: How long would her co-...

lynnc99 wrote a blog post 6 years, 10 months ago
Choosing a Protein Bar - It should be easy, right?  There are so many choices! Obviously, protein bars are the way to go. Right?  Well. No.  Choosing the "right" protein bar is complicated, ...

lynnc99 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
X Post - Four Years Ago Today - Well, it was actually yesterday....but here are a few reflections on four years along the journey:     It's a reflective day for me, as I think back four years. Abou...

lynnc99 wrote a blog post 6 years, 10 months ago
Four Years Ago Today -   It's a reflective day for me, as I think back four years. About this time of day on July 15, 2009, I was headed into surgery. I wasn't afraid. I trusted my doctor implicit...
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