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Everything posted by Andy_xy

  1. Started my pre op Diet last Thursday and have been non stop water factory out my rear end.. Diet is the basic 4-5 shakes a day broth water 2 cups of steamed veggies a day.. I have been doing Premier Protein shakes (4-5 a day) Carrots and Cauliflower steamed veggies (2 cup a day) Cup or 2 of bone broth a day and the recommended water amount.. Mt stomach issues started on day 3 and has kept me 3 steps away form the toilet ever since.. Help please........! !
  2. Dec 20th for me.. Been a very good holiday season.
  3. Andy_xy

    Dumping....a right of VSG passage?

    I still need to know if you are double dipping???
  4. Andy_xy

    time frame for feeling good?

    Had surgery on Dec 20th, Released the next day and haven't used any pain meds,, Gas pains seem to be subsided today and no sign of indigestion. I think it's a crap shoot from person to person.
  5. Andy_xy

    Another Weird question

    Just Walk It out......
  6. Andy_xy

    Diarrhea Cha CHa CHAAA

    I don’t have the cravings issue I don’t sit around and salivate about eating cheese burgers. My issue was over eating because I used to be a super fast eater. The restriction is what I felt would work the best for me.
  7. Andy_xy

    Diarrhea Cha CHa CHAAA

    Defiantly not interested in Gastric bypass. My doctor spoke to me about both procedures and the VSG seemed to be the best fit for me.. I have good eating habits just over eating issues. I don't suffer from Type 2 diabetes (have had some recent evolving issues) no severe sleep apnea, I don't really have any underlying heath issues except Thyroid and VSG will be my tool to help me suppress the craving's and help me loose weight.
  8. Andy_xy

    Diarrhea Cha CHa CHAAA

    Yeah I totally signed up and dove right into the forums reading thing's and forgot to get my profile right thanks for the heads up.. LOL My decision on the sleeve is really an easy one for me.. Most of my life I was into lifting and always carried my weight like a short stocky power lifter most weight being in the gut area... I was around 320 until 35 and suffered an accident that kept me away from the gym. That along with traveling a lot for my job living out of hotels at the time turned into bad habits and late night drunkin Cheese burger sessions. I had recently started back up fast walking doing DDP yoga and watching my diet.. But I simply cannot eat enough to ever feel full. Not eating so much I feel sick or anything but i can put the food away and still feel hunger.. Plus my old age is not working with me and it's only going to get worse. My father and his father before him went thru the exact same thing in there early 40's. SO I think VSG can help cure the hunger issues and when I get back down to a lower weight help keep it off..

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