starry957 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 2 months ago

I have briefly passed over other threads about this...but now I'm actually interested.  I know it's not some type of a miracle...but I would like to do the 5 day pouch test as a way to shock myself back on track.....I just don't have the specifics abou


starry957 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 9 months ago
FOAMIES - ALMOST BARFING HERE....HELP?!? - At work - just ate my dinner (thai chicken), obviously ate either way too much or way too fast or a combination....am having the worst foamies EVER (almost 2yrs out).....do I make ...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 3 months ago
The Devil you know - Surgery - Jan/14.  Recovery - great.  Goal weight reached quickly.  But......I'm not shocked, I think I had a voice in me all along that told me I'd do this, yes, "the devil you kn...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 4 months ago
Capacity 16 months out.... - Hello!  Have not been on here much lately.  Though I've been "maintaining", I wouldn't say I've been doing it in the best of ways....but that's a whole other topic. I'm aware that...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 4 months ago
Gall bladder surgery after VSG - Hello: Just had my gallbladder removed a few days ago and wondered if anyone else out there has had this post VSG?  Any particular weirdities happening?  I'm thinking we may have ...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 7 months ago
food stats please! - Hello!  I'm in maintenance now....can I get some info from those of you in maintenance as well? Daily:  protein grams, carb grams, calories Thanks so much!  

starry957 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 7 months ago
help! anyone have to have abdominal CT?? - Yikes - I presented at hospital several weeks ago with severe stomach "pain?" - never felt like anything I've ever had before - I've had it twice since - it passes and seems to ...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 8 months ago
One year out! - Well, I am one year Jan 8th and have lost over 130lbs (I have given myself a 10 pound range to float between during "maintenance").  I have discovered a WHOLE lot about my perso...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 9 months ago
massive stomach pain - Ow!! I do not go to doctor's or hospitals easily AT ALL.  Yesterday while working I started getting "crampy", then had increasing pain dead centre (felt like I'd been kicked in ...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
CAPACITY - 10 months - Ok...so I have a very specific question on this...I know I posted recently asking about others' capacities at around 10 months post op...... I knew that capacity shifted aro...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
at almost 10 months - Hello!  Just wondered on others' capacities at around 10 months...I was prepared for some increases in my capacity, but not sure what is "typical" or "normal" around this time??...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 11 months ago
I STILL get confused... - Alright, at almost 9 months, you would think I "get" the satisfied but not full feeling pattern of eating right?  I'm at the goal I set for myself which is another source of anx...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 6 years ago
Stretching the stomach, eating around the sleeve.. - As I head into maintenance, and after reading about some of the pitfalls and continued struggles we will all face...I wondered if those more knowledgeable and/or experienced, co...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 6 years ago
Need Keith L to respond - Looking for that high protein "mug cake" you had posted (and I had tried) about several weeks ago....I'm going to try it again, but can't find it now.   Thanks! Kerr...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 6 years ago
Weird? worries... - Ok...so, I have been so pleased with my surgery (VSG Jan 8/13).  Recovery was awesome, weight loss has been better than I anticipated.  I've "slowed" myself, intentionally, over...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago
Psychnurse is now on the bench! - "psychnurse" has come through surgery (Tues) and doing well. Congrats Julie! 

starry957 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago
How do I change my goal weight and my ticker info? - Well, I am about 7 months post op - my surgeon and any of the people I've met with at the clinic have never discussed with me a "goal weight" of any kind.  In my head, I kind of...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago
Some food boredom.... - Hello - anyone have any quick and EASY ideas they can reply with on here??  I know there are recipe forums, etc, online...but looking for some quick ideas (I'm at work)..... ...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
Cleanses and Colon Health for VSG? - I'm asking here because, frankly, I feel like the Nut/Nurse at my clinic isn't so up on this issue with regards to VSG patients. I hope I'm not the only one, but, the "ongoi...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
How much in one sitting? - I know that everyone may be a little different, but, as far as a meal goes, what are people eating in one sitting?  I'd like to hear others' specifics/measurements.  I'm pretty ...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
Anxiety and uncertainty - I haven't been this weight/size since my mid twenties.  I feel good where I am - sort of - but,  it is hard to tell.  I am also confused about losing much more.  The problem?  I...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
General rate of weight loss - Hello!  Well, I am almost at 6 months post op.  Weight loss has been better than I anticipated (considering a few choices I've made along the way..), and I just wondered, in...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
New Post - Old Topic - HAIR LOSS - I know I know....this has been discussed a million times....but I do, in fact, forget when others noticed the hair loss slowed/stopped and when the REGAIN of hair begins!.....I ...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
Goal #2 - check! - Ahh....my first goal was to get to my "wedding weight"...and, today, I made it to my second goal - to get under 200lbs!  Check and check!! It's funny - it's not an overwhelm...

starry957 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
UNDER!! - Yay!  I am now under 200...."Onederland" as everyone calls it here.  So strange - happy and weird feeling, but I feel like the real "me" again after so long!!! Have a great ...
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