NorthernStar posted a discussion topic 7 years, 3 months ago
I came across a great article today by John Berardi. It's an interesting look at the Biggest Loser study and metabolic adaptation. If you're looking for a science-y read about losing weight, check this out.
He also mentions WLS and how WLS pati
NorthernStar posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
Over the past 6 months or so, I've been experiencing bloat a lot. Mostly after I eat. I haven't changed what/how much I've been eating. I'm not experiencing any other symptoms really, just the bloat and it's really annoying. Last night after dinner (ho
NorthernStar posted a discussion topic 7 years, 8 months ago
A group I volunteer with is going to donate blood on Thursday. I donated prior to surgery (in June 2012) but I haven't yet post-op. I was never told not to by my centre, and I checked with my GP once who did not think it would be a problem. I have done
NorthernStar posted a discussion topic 8 years, 1 month ago
Have you tried the GNC shakes? Do you like them, or not so much?
Premier shakes were the only ones I could choke down post-op (the smell of most whey protein shakes makes me sick). As soon as I could get in protein from food sources, I stopped
NorthernStar posted a discussion topic 8 years, 4 months ago
Let me preface by saying old habits die hard. At 3 years out, I am about 10 lbs up from lowest weight. I'm terrified of that scale going higher so I need to get this under control. I do well with my main meals and I think I have a lot of my emotional e