tinamarie_125 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 7 months ago
I need a serious kick in the rear.... - This time last year... I was a size 5/6. I was extremely malnourished due to recurrent strictures and a marginal ulcer. My problems were resolved with meds and a ton of EGDs. Th...

tinamarie_125 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 1 month ago
Rny revision to fix recurrent strictures and margi - I had RNY in August 2009. My weight loss has been a success. However, I have had many strictures. This past summer I had to go in every 2 weeks for EGDs. Making my total 16 EGDs...

tinamarie_125 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 1 month ago
An update... And wanting opinions - After going back to the ER with severe abdominal pain, I insisted on them calling someone from general surgery to look at my CT scan. The gen surgeon then admitted me, did a sco...

tinamarie_125 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 2 months ago
Please help...I don't know what else to do - I had RNY 3 years ago. This past Saturday, I woke up at midnight with the most horrible pain in my right side under my ribs. Husband drove me to the ER (an hour from our house)....

tinamarie_125 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 2 months ago
Bananas foster mini cheesecake - This was Devine. My family even loved it! 1 pkg softened cream cheese 2 eggs 1/2 juice of lemon 1/2 zest of lemon 4 pkgs truvia 1 banana 2tbs real bu...

tinamarie_125 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
Vegetarians...please help -  I had a ton of issues with strictures and vomiting. To the tune of 16 dialations. I threw up so much, I credit it to me now being a vegetarian. I haven't had meat or fish since Ma...

tinamarie_125 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
Hampton Roads ? -  Hi. I am part of the group here for the area of Hampton Roads Virginia. But it looks like its kinda died off. Was wondering if anyone might be interested in meeting like once a mo...

tinamarie_125 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
B12 amount to take? -  I am 3 years post op, RNY. I have always taken b12 injections once a month. But the last time, I had a bad reaction to it. I am going to start taking the pills instead. Can y'all ...

tinamarie_125 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 6 months ago
Has anyone had a RNY revision on Tricare? -  My military doctor doesn't want to do a revision, instead he wants to keep doing EGDs.  He says revisions are very risky. This past Friday was my 16th EGD. I have a stricture that...

tinamarie_125 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 6 months ago
"take on an empty stomach" meds question -  I have several meds to take to help with the healing of my ulcer and stricture. They say to take on an empty stomach, but I am basically on an all liquid diet (because food just c...

tinamarie_125 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 6 months ago
Revision question -  Has anyone here had a revision due to problems with a stricture? When I try to research revisions online for RNY, it seems it's mostly for people who have regained weight. That is...

tinamarie_125 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 6 months ago
When you know something is wrong but not sure what -  I am almost 3 years post op from RNY. My first year after surgery was great. Second year, I have had to have 12 procedures to reopen my stomach (strictures). My doctor says a revi...

tinamarie_125 posted a discussion topic 8 years, 5 months ago
almost 2 years post op! -

tinamarie_125 posted a discussion topic 8 years, 6 months ago
Not loving my RNY these days.... - Hey yall. Im just needing to vent a little today . I'm almost 2 years post op RNY. I have had to have 8 procedures done to try and expand the opening to my tummy. It just will not ...

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tinamarie_125 wrote a blog post 9 years, 9 months ago
My motivation - Today I decided to hit the gym early. My son broke his ankle a few weeks ago and so I try not to be gone from home too much. So I set my alarm for 6:10 am and was at the gym by 6:5...

tinamarie_125 wrote a blog post 9 years, 10 months ago
Loving Support Group - I am so thankful for my support group at Portsmouth Naval. If you have been attending more than about 4 or 5 months, you know what our support group was like back then. It has ramp...

tinamarie_125 wrote a blog post 9 years, 11 months ago
What a Journey! - I went to the monthly support group meeting last Thursday. Its interesting to meet and talk with people who are pre-op. Some haven't made that decision yet to have the surgery, som...

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