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About Jan66

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    United kingdom


  • Surgeon
    Dr Hewes
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  • Surgery Type
    Gastric Bypass
  • Surgeon
    Dr Hewes

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  1. Looking for a buddy Uk or USA

    I used milk of magnesium,but things got that bad had to get something from doctors in the end .I wasnt drinking enough and combined that with iron supplement it wasn't good. I now have fresh apple juice every morning and have no problems lol
  2. Looking for a buddy Uk or USA

    Hi CZJ ,I'm doing really well.I went back to work a week after surgery ,the gym too ! Been really lucky ,no complications and only one hiccup but that was minor ,bowels lol Things are getting easier ,soft diet ,now and no bad experiences still try and keep up the water intake which helps . So pleased I had it done , second chance been given the tool so now it's up to me to make the most of it
  3. Looking for a buddy Uk or USA

    I'm doing really well ,have my first check up this week. so pleased all went well, like they say just keep sipping and walking .
  4. Looking for a buddy Uk or USA

    Morning , I just wanted to wish you good luck for today ,I will be thinking of you x Exciting times ahead
  5. No weight loss

    Thank you ,I just want to do the best I can I think jumping on the scales is driving me crazy ,as for body size I have dropped 3 dress sizes ,so I know I'm changing just want to get almost clarification from seeing the numbers change .Stupid I know
  6. Looking for a buddy Uk or USA

    I'm fine. ,all I can say is that I had no pain as such afterwards,I was up walking around and had no pain melds after .im no super hero but just didn't need any ,I was surprised and thought I would feel terrible but I can honestly say I felt great considering what surgery I had done . your be great ,promise ,just days to go so exciting xx
  7. Looking for a buddy Uk or USA

    Hi how's it going ! Been thinking of you and your up coming date ,are you getting nervous /excited . Hows the diet going ,it does get better I promise x hope to hear from you Jan x
  8. No weight loss

    I'm really upset ,that three weeks post op and no weight loss! Before surgery I lost altogether three stone ,taking me to 14 1/2 stone,another 1/2 stone after surgery but since then nothing im exercising and doing what I should ,just a bit down by the lack of movement on the scales
  9. Am I eating enough ,too much ?

    Thanks for that ,looking into protein shakes definitely need a protein boost x
  10. Looking for a buddy Uk or USA

    Hi ,it's so unusual to find someone in uk let alone just down the road ! How you feeling about surgery, I can honestly say had a real positive experience at Southmead and everything so far has gone so well
  11. Looking for a buddy Uk or USA

    Hi Brittneyanna would be great to become buddies ,how are things going ? im a week post op today ,feeling great ,no pain side effects alls good x
  12. Looking for a buddy Uk or USA

    Sorry Aussie H ,I thought this was mainly USA ,nothing wrong with Australian buddie ,love it x
  13. Am I eating enough ,too much ?

    How weird just had a call from the hospital to check how things are going ! Advised to eat more yoghurt but still no mention of protein ,think I will get some though as this seems to be what majority of people are doing .Thanks everyone for help good to feel not alone x
  14. Am I eating enough ,too much ?

    Thank you so much especially diet info ,such a big help. There was no mention of protein drinks just multi vitamins ,such a difference in USA to UK
  15. Am I eating enough ,too much ?

    No just says fluid,I feel hungry but scared to eat too much in case I stretch the pouch .Feel a little daunted