MrsBacchus posted a discussion topic 1 year, 3 months ago

I've a pre-surgery patient who has recently moved to the US and is struggling with the meal plans that are not what the patient is accustomed to eating. At home in Honduras, he says that they are told to eat the same food as they always have just in sm

MrsBacchus wrote What do you use for serious long term pain relief? 4 years, 9 months ago

I need long-term pain relief--unrelated to WLS. I have cervical spinal stenosis (a narrowing of the spine which pinches nerves), arthritis and a number of other pain issues. Right now I am in the m...

MrsBacchus posted a discussion topic 5 years, 4 months ago

I have been buying single Pure Protein canned shakes at Trader Joes and like them. I notice that Costco has Premier Protein (who is also a sponsor of OH) and am wondering about taste comparisons. I hate to buy a case of Premier and find I don't care fo

MrsBacchus posted a discussion topic 5 years, 6 months ago

I realize I have not had my lap-band adjusted in about 2 years. Is that normal? I am happy with my eating/weight so haven't felt the need for it to be tighter or looser. How often should it get adjusted? Yes, I could call my surgeon, but his office is

MrsBacchus posted a discussion topic 8 years ago
constipation due to pain killers and not being abl - Oh heavens, I can't believe I am writing this. I am nearly 2 yrs out with a BoB (band over bypass) and it has been a great success. Due to pain issues unrelated to my surgery I hav...

MrsBacchus posted a discussion topic 8 years, 10 months ago
vomiting after adjustment today - I had a 'tight' adjustment today and am having difficulties including vomiting. I have not tried to eat I am so tight and had very little water. What worries me are  the 'coffee gr...

MrsBacchus posted a discussion topic 9 years ago
VSG and Band over Bypass Household - My husband is about to decide to have the VSG. I had a Band over Bypass almost a year ago--the bypass was 10 yrs ago. I am just now learning about VSG. Are there many 2 WLS househo...

MrsBacchus posted a discussion topic 9 years, 4 months ago
Plastic Surgery in SF/San Jose Area - Looking for recommendation for a great plastic surgeon in the SF/San Jose area. I am seeking a tummy tuck/thigh lift with lipo. I have seen one surgeon, whom I liked a great deal a...
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