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47 minutes ago, LoveSimcha said:

yeah - there is no other reason. Every patient in the practice get the "no caffeine" two weeks pre-op and 4 weeks post op. Frustrating.

Think of it as a positive. Caffeine can be hard on an inflamed and healing stomach. Best to get the withdrawals over during pre-op rather than immediate post-op while dealing with possible gas, pain, acid reflux and whatever else post op. Once healed and all going well it can be introduced.

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March 17th for me. I’ve already been weaning off of caffeine as I won’t be able to get it at the hospital post-op. I get a headache early afternoon so I’ve worked on reducing my intake. My pre-op diet starts 3/9. Have to take in only 1000 cals/day to reduce the size of my liver during the pre-op stage. Good luck everyone! It’s a gift to ourselves to live a longer and healthier life.

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Good luck and great vibes to all this week Marchers! Wishing you a safe procedure and a speedy recovery! 🙏🏾

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10 hours ago, Arimi said:

March 17th for me. I’ve already been weaning off of caffeine as I won’t be able to get it at the hospital post-op. I get a headache early afternoon so I’ve worked on reducing my intake. My pre-op diet starts 3/9. Have to take in only 1000 cals/day to reduce the size of my liver during the pre-op stage. Good luck everyone! It’s a gift to ourselves to live a longer and healthier life.

I’m March 17th as well! We’re up next

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So excited for all of us, got the call today from my surgeon's office that my insurance approved, and my surgery date is 3/24/2021. I go on the liquid diet on the 10th!

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1 hour ago, Shanell said:

March 12th here!!!! Is it natural to feel scared and excited at the same time?

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Absolutely. It’s 2:15 And I have to be at hospital at 5:30 this morning and I am wide awake with all the same feelings. I will Check in afterwards when feeling up to it.

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Absolutely. It’s 2:15 And I have to be at hospital at 5:30 this morning and I am wide awake with all the same feelings. I will Check in afterwards when feeling up to it.
You will be in my prayers [emoji120]

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On 2/7/2021 at 4:30 PM, Kellyc23 said:

March 9th here. I will complete a 10 day diet with 6 Protein Drinks, a small amount of fruits and veggies per day. I cannot wait


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Good luck today & speedy recovery 🙏🏾

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10 minutes ago, JustJazzy said:

Good luck today & speedy recovery 🙏🏾

Good luck. I am going in tomorrow, March 10! excited and anxious at the same time.

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