thundermuffins posted a discussion topic 4 days, 3 hours ago

I saw my nutritionist yesterday for my first post-op visit. I'm down almost 20 lbs since surgery! She blessed me moving onto soft solids yesterday, which I was SO excited about. Every bite of solids was a revelation. Definitely (finally) feeling full a


thundermuffins has achieved her goal: Stick to preop diet 1 week, 3 days ago
Stay focused on the prize Be kind to myself Non-food based rewards Drink lots of water!

thundermuffins has achieved her goal: have gastric sleeve surgery 1 week, 3 days ago
*Engage with community *Discuss with therapist regularly *Periodic Self Inventory

thundermuffins posted a discussion topic 1 week, 5 days ago

So...I'm 4 days out now. Moving to full liquids because I feel like I am starving. I am not sure if this is normal because it takes a while for the brain to catch up to the belly? I'm constantly sipping liquids and breathing in my spirometer, but my be


thundermuffins wrote Every Day a Little Easier 1 week, 6 days ago

Monday was surgery...it went well, but I definitely have far more incisions than I expected (6). It took me a while to come out of the anesthesia.  They couldn't give me more pain meds until I coul...


thundermuffins uploaded a new photo 2 weeks, 2 days ago

thundermuffins posted a comment 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Hi Alicia, There were a lot of reasons I chose the sleeve. Quicker...

thundermuffins posted a comment 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Welcome! I have my sleeve surgery Monday, I am so excited, and...

thundermuffins posted a discussion topic 2 weeks, 5 days ago

The hospital just called with my arrival time for Monday.

It's happening!


thundermuffins wrote IVC Filters and the Clock is Ticking... 2 weeks, 5 days ago

I have 3 days until surgery. I am actually pretty excited! I feel like this is the absolute right decision, and I am looking forward to my new life post surgery! I found out today that I have to gi...


thundermuffins posted a discussion topic 3 weeks, 2 days ago

So...I learned an important lesson. Apparently carrots have a lot of fiber! If you eat a lot of carrots (say, two bags of the baby carrots in 4 days), you just may end up projectile vomiting and pooping like your life depends on it.


thundermuffins has a new goal: Stick to preop diet 1 month ago
Stay focused on the prize Be kind to myself Non-food based rewards Drink lots of water!

thundermuffins wrote on antegil's support wall 1 month ago
Congratulations on your recent surgery. I hope you are healing well!

thundermuffins wrote on JemmyCat's support wall 1 month ago
I hope you are doing well!

thundermuffins wrote on Annette424242's support wall 1 month ago
I hope your recovery is going well!

thundermuffins wrote on Jojograham's support wall 1 month ago
Good luck with your surgery!
About Me
NJ
Location
56.6
BMI
VSG
Surgery
10/07/2019
Surgery Date
May 21, 2019
Member Since

Before & After
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10/06/19
356lbs

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