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lisaanewme67

Gastric Bypass Patients
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About lisaanewme67

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    Bariatric Guru
  • Birthday December 8

About Me

  • Biography
    Mom of two beautiful loves, just owning the fact that i dont care what others think about me. taking care of myself and my children is number one!!!
  • Gender
    Female
  • City
    Hammond
  • State
    Indiana
  • Zip Code
    46324

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  1. lisaanewme67

    Tired All The Time!

    I am also 8 weeks out and energy is "0". Once I get off work, I am exhausted. I try to get some form of exercise done during the day because after I drive home, I can hardly do anything. If I don't have my starbucks, I won't make it during the day. I do need my levels checked as well. My appointment with my pcp is this month so I will find out. I am hearing that it takes a while and I understand that but it makes me feel guilty for sluggish workouts or no workouts. My weight loss has been great though 32 pounds. One day at a time...
  2. lisaanewme67

    Sandwich Wraps

    what dobu use for your wraps? Not ingredients but wraps themselves. I use romaine but want a whole grain or spinach wrap.
  3. lisaanewme67

    Sandwich Wraps

    I have ate bread a couple of times. As everyone said, when I was about 4-weeks post op, I tried it and felt aweful immediately. I waited 3 weeks later and yeah wait a couple weeks later. I'm 7 weeks out and I have tried a wheat roll. Tiny small bites wet with gravy or broth. I ate my vegs and Protein then little bites of moistened bread. Haven't tried toast maybe I will this weekend when I am at home in case there is trouble because I do want some toast. I agree with everyone if something does fit, try again later. Congrats, best of luck and keep us posted!
  4. thanks for posting. I'm always happy to see men post. I showed a dear friend who is considering surgery. I'm 6 weeks post-op myself. I think seeing your progress pics & other men helped.
  5. congratulations , you have done awesome work. Thanks for sharing, happy to see your progress
  6. Thanks for sharing your pics. You are an inspiration to us all!
  7. lisaanewme67

    Losing too much weight

    Congrats @@prissyerika, that is the best way to go. You are top priority. It will worry you less and less every day that goes by. I'm 5- 1/2 weeks post op and I notice the looks but I know I'm looking better and I'm feeling healthier so I laugh at people. So proud of you and keep up the GREAT work!
  8. lisaanewme67

    How about some NSVs!?!?

    I agree with you, no more baggy clothes... you worked hard, you earned and you DESERVE it!!! So happy you did that for yourself, turned some heads also I am sure, lol!!!
  9. lisaanewme67

    Time off work for recovery

    Ok update. I am 5-weeks post op now... My first response back on May 5th, I was pre-op and I only planned for 2-weeks out after surgery. I have a desk job 75% of the day so I felt 2-weeks would be enough. Based on my PCP high recommendation, I took 4-weeks and BOY did I need it. At two weeks, I would NEVER had been ready to come back. Energy level was still low, still sore, new tummy was still uneasy and still on some pain meds plus starting all Vitamins requirments. Although I felt better than surgery week at 2-weeks post-op, I still needed that additional resting/adjusting time. Just something to think about. If all else, request more than 2 weeks and if you don't need it and feel up to going back after 2-weeks, go fo rit!
  10. Wow, wow, wow!!!! That is amazing...
  11. lisaanewme67

    50 lbs LOST!

    Yes, I am sitting here like WOW amazing... I know you will get there. This is NOT easy at all even with this tool so we understand.
  12. lisaanewme67

    4 months post op today 7/10/15

    @@innwtitdtity congrats and I think your weight loss is awesome. I also don't want to lose too fast and would rather go at a steady rate. I have been working out and weight training to keep my muscle tone and still noticing my close much looser. I am happy with my pace so far and so is my surgeon. Celebrate your anniversary, you have come so far!!
  13. At pre-op, I only planned for 2-weeks out after surgery. I have a desk job 75% of the day so I felt 2-weeks would be enough. Based on my PCP high recommendation, I took 4-weeks and BOY did I need it. At two weeks, I would NEVER had been ready to come back. Energy level was still low, still sore, new tummy was still uneasy and still on some pain meds plus starting all Vitamins requirments. Although I felt better than surgery week at 2-weeks post-op, I still needed that additional resting/adjusting time. Just something to think about. If all else, request more than 2 weeks and if you don't need it and feel up to going back after 2-weeks, go fo rit!
  14. lisaanewme67

    TODAY'S THE DAY

    Hi, just checking to see how you are. Let us know when you are up to it. Many Blessings to you!
  15. Awesome work.. You look amazing & such an inspiration!!!

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