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Strong flavored foods are making me super nauseous, it’s annoying because I’ve been craving some sweet flavors.
sugar free things are not helping at all.
Are fresh fruits safe to suck on? if so which ones?
I tried a slice of orange and it was the best thing ever but i’m scared of dumping.

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My nutritionist told me that most people don't dump eating fresh fruit because of the Fiber it has. She also suggested eating fruit and Protein together, like apple and Peanut Butter or an orange and some string cheese.

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On 03/23/2020 at 20:31, JRT Mom said:



My nutritionist told me that most people don't dump eating fresh fruit because of the Fiber it has. She also suggested eating fruit and Protein together, like apple and Peanut Butter or an orange and some string cheese.


Awesome , thank you! my nutritionist acts like everyone’s a kardashian so i needed to read that

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true dumping is a lot more common in bypass patients than in sleeve patients, and it's usually caused by eating too much sugar. I've heard of some situations where RNY'ers will dump on fruit, but it's usually things like cake and Cookies.

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On 03/23/2020 at 22:37, catwoman7 said:



true dumping is a lot more common in bypass patients than in sleeve patients, and it's usually caused by eating too much sugar. I've heard of some situations where RNY'ers will dump on fruit, but it's usually things like cake and Cookies.


Makes sense, I actually can’t stand Desserts now so i think i’m safe. I’m really into the fruity flavors I was just scared they would mess my stomach up. I’m not good with intake so I stop after an ounce just to be safe

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8 hours ago, catwoman7 said:

I've heard of some situations where RNY'ers will dump on fruit, but it's usually things like cake and Cookies.

Be especially careful when combining with alcohol.

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Go for it you can eat all the fruit you want! My nutra girl said pound fruit and veggies all you want

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With 2 months out there are still some guidelines for you to follow, so listen to your surgeon and his or her diets.

I eat lots of fruit. By lots I mean 1-2 pr day. Mostly appels and banans. Oranges I keep to a minimum because I can't contain myself, and I eat them if I have them, and I don't want to damage my teeth with the acid of constantly eating oranges. Pears my stomach can't handle, grapes I have to eat without the skin. Plums are a no-go. Also I eat lots of berries.

Orange can be hard on your stomach because it is has these "strings". If you want to eat it Chew it well so you avoid that. Also, fresh fruit are better than many other things.

The tastebuds often change after surgery. Sometimes smells often change to. Rarely one gets both - and I got both😂 I haven't gotten a good explanation for this other than it is change in gut hormones.

Edited by MsMocie

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54 minutes ago, AJ Tylo said:

Go for it you can eat all the fruit you want! My nutra girl said pound fruit and veggies all you want

Thumbs up for your nut!

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My sense of smell and taste has changed dramatically. Before my surgery I couldn't stand the smell or taste of eggs in any form. Now I can't keep enough eggs in the house. I love them scrambled.

Grace

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I had a change of taste preference for a while as well. I couldn't tolerate even the thought about eating something like tofu, so yoghurt or soy milk after MGB. After about 10 months out though this changed back to how it was before surgery.

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My smells changed too, so it’s been really hard to eat anything. Now with this virus going around does anyone think canned fruit are ok ? or are they a no no?

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3 minutes ago, Celeste97 said:

My smells changed too, so it’s been really hard to eat anything. Now with this virus going around does anyone think canned fruit are ok ? or are they a no no?

Canned fruits are usually in sugar. Just eat real fruit, wash it down before use. There is no evidence that you can catch it thru food.

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