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Day Two of Pre-Op Special Diet

So…. Hmm… Um….

I’m not quite sure how to say this but my body is adapting MUCH better than I thought it would. Today I stuck closer to the diet with protein drinks, broth and cream of potato soup (not quite on the diet but MUCH closer than pasta). 519 more words

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Relax, Easier Said Than Done

I am feeling better today than I have been, enough to take a 2.25 mile walk but now a few hours later I am exhausted and feel weak again. 459 more words

Bariatric Beginnings

The First Day of Many Days

Today was the day I started my all liquid diet. Although when I say all liquid I say it loosely as this is what my doctor has me eating: 740 more words

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A Trip To The ER

I’m happy to report that my creatinine (tests kidney function) is the lowest it’s been all year and that my hemoglobin it’s the highest its been all year.  293 more words

Bariatric Beginnings

The Good, The Bad, and The BBQ

I have been on an all liquid diet for a week exactly. I can’t tell if it is easier or harder than I thought. I am at a point now where I am completely ambivalent towards The New Direction shakes. 1,371 more words

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The First Night

I’m nervous.

Tomorrow is a big day. A HUGE day.

It is a day that I have worked hard for for the past 8 months. It has been a rocky 8 months. 756 more words

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