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Hello All,

Since my surgery on October 31, 2018 I have lost a total of 34lbs.  Don't get me wrong as I am happy with the weight loss I just feel weak.  The only thing I want to do is to sleep and stay in bed, I seriously hope that this ends soon as I get further along.  Has anyone had any issues like this?

 

Thanks

 

 

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If I remember correctly, I think I was tired and sluggish the first 6 weeks.  Hang it their it gets better !

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I was pretty exhausted for a long while after my surgery (a solid 2 months or so). It does get better, but even now, I will get wiped out and need a midday nap if I work out really hard or slack on my vitamins for a while. Just let your body heal, try to hit your protein goal and take your vitamins. 

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Keep taking good care of yourself and give yourself permission to take it easy. Naps are good. I remember being pretty exhausted for about 6 weeks and the energy coming back slowly after that. But then suddenly you're feeling great, so eventually it goes away. You're doing great - 34 pounds in a few short weeks is incredible! 

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Hello,

Thank you all for the encouragement, it has been a  difficult couple of weeks.   I am thankful that this will end eventually. 

 

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Hang in there hythe - I don't think it's unusual for WLS people to feel a little drained for the first few weeks and from my experience, it seems to occur with RNY and revision folk.

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