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18 hours ago, FluffyDiva said:

I have no shame. I am in the midst of my food funeral. If only I were more creative. The best thing I've eaten so far is fruit Roll-Ups (my favorite food) and Cup of Noodles. Oh, and lots of beer. Like I said, I have no shame.

LOL mine is vodka!

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Since I have been doing the liquid diet I have been dizzy and have a Headache. Is that normal?

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4 minutes ago, Bboopchell said:

Since I have been doing the liquid diet I have been dizzy and have a Headache. Is that normal?

Headaches could be normal (no sugar, no caffeine- or reduced amounts) but dizzy seems odd. Are you diabetic? Are you getting enough carbs and calories to keep yourself going? I know it's easy to just want nothing when you can only have liquids but be sure you are getting the right nutrients :)

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1 minute ago, Kiddles said:

Headaches could be normal (no sugar, no caffeine- or reduced amounts) but dizzy seems odd. Are you diabetic? Are you getting enough carbs and calories to keep yourself going? I know it's easy to just want nothing when you can only have liquids but be sure you are getting the right nutrients :)

I am pre-diabetic... Didn't think of that.

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I'm scheduled for Jan 16th. I have to go for a weigh in in 2 weeks because the Drs not satisfied with my weight loss. I'm thinking of doing shakes for 2 weeks

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I got my date!!!! Jan 8th. Only 33 days to go

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Some other January bypass buddies created a private Facebook group for additional support. If your interested, send me a PM.



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I'm scheduled for Jan 16th. I have to go for a weigh in in 2 weeks because the Drs not satisfied with my weight loss. I'm thinking of doing shakes for 2 weeks

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I’d do whatever you can stick to. If shakes only makes you feel like you’re going to crack, why not do Breakfast shake, lunch shake, snack shake and healthy dinner. You’ll still lose but it may be easier to stick with.

Good luck, you can do it!


Surgery Date : TBD in Jan 2018
Status: final appts and insurance approval

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So I’m one month away and have started cheating on my diet a little here and there,, well the nurse calls yest and says “the dr will cancel your surgery the day of if you don’t lose the amount she asks of you” ,,, crap it’s hustle time!!!!


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Some other January bypass buddies created a private Facebook group for additional support. If your interested, send me a PM.





I'd like to join that Facebook. Dawn Vunk

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I’d do whatever you can stick to. If shakes only makes you feel like you’re going to crack, why not do breakfast shake, lunch shake, snack shake and healthy dinner. You’ll still lose but it may be easier to stick with.

Good luck, you can do it!


Surgery Date : TBD in Jan 2018
Status: final appts and insurance approval


Thanks that's my plan

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How is everyone doing? I am finding it kinda hard. To get approved I worked on it,and lost 12 lbs. When I got approved I think the fat kid in me came out. I feel like I am bingeing, i am Not though. Just feel guilty because I am having what I have heard them called food funerals. Anyone else having the same problem.
Feeling off track.

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I totally feel like I have gone off the rails! Ever since I got out of the hospital I have been so happy to be able to eat and swallow that I’ve just eaten or drink anything that I wanted. I know when I go see the doc on the 13th he is going to be really upset with the fact that I have gained 5 pounds. I finally ordered my Protein Shakes and am getting myself mentally and physically prepared this week because January 23 I’ll be here before I know it. I have definitely had quite a few food funerals. It’s just an excuse and it really doesn’t satisfy that mental hunger. That’s what I need to work on

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