Have anyone else noticed tailbone pain after weight loss. I cant sit for more that 30 mins without it aching awefully? Ive ordered one of those cushions with the cut out but has anyone else experienced this? Does it get better?
Oh thanks Mandy, it feels awesome to hear people say that, thats the whole reason i was posting update, not only to keep myself accountable but also to help others im going yo try to find a before and after pic. That should definatly help others cause its shocking
Hi Nats, Goodluck with everything and thank you for your comment Im currently at 87.4kgs and going strong. Not far of my goal weight and a healthy bmi! Best thing i every did, cant wait to see your results too.
Hi all, sorry we have been moving and so much happening i havnt had a chance to update. Curently at 90.2. Habnt been im the 80s since primary school so im excited. Goodluck mumofthree! Keep me updated on ur progress!
Hi Irene, Thing have been going well, hit a bit of a stall the past few weeks so trying to change up my excercise and diet routine, hopefully that helps. My hair is still sheding but alot less! But there is alot of breakage also. Below is the progres i havnt put on here yet, slowly moving down. 3/10/2017 95.3 10/10/2017 94.9 17/10/2017 94.2 24/10/2017 93.4 31/10/2017 92.7 7/11/2017 92.3 14/11/2017 91.8 21/11/2017 91.8
My husband LOVES the squishy too lol! I tend to wear compression undies most day which helps, but i also have some "muscle seperation " issues that happened during pregnacy which needs correcting. So i tend to look pregnate even though im not. They would reconstruct that while doing the tuck. Its still early days so i have plenty of time.
Hey Bogan, Im sorry your in this sort of emotional situation, its always hard when our spouses debate us rather than just support us 100%. I have all those worries that you have pointed out, will i continue to make good choices, will i always stop when im full, will i always be able to resist those temptations. I was seeing a phsyc for a while which helped alot, i cant explain why it helped but it did. She moved and i started seeing someone else who i didnt like, so im looking for someone new again. None of this process is easy, the surgery, the life adjustment, the judgments, the cost, its all hard. But in my opinion its worth it. For some people its easy to lose weight, my husband is also like that and its frustrating lol. For me i chose to get the surgery (twice), and i dont regret one thing about it, i own my decision because it was mine to make. And if i stuff up, its my mistake also and i own it and do what i need to correct it.
Week 26 post op Start weight 142kg Current weight 95.7 kg Total loss 46.3kg Its been a few weeks since i posted. Im happy to report my hair seems to have slowed down in its shedding. Life is great at the moment, busy but great. I still have food intolerances and dumping issues but im learing to deal with it. 19kg out from my goal weight!
Hey bogan, The inly issues i had around that stage was with bowl movements, but i think my experience was quite rare and even now at 7months post op its still happening. Its called dumping and it dosnnt usually happen to sleevers but im just "lucky". I had a event at about 5 weeks post op, and left early because i had to "use the loo" and im one of those people who needs to be at home to do it lol. Although these days i cant really be fussy. Appart from that healing wise at that stage i was fine, so im sure you will be ok
Thanks for the post youngbelle, i always think about where i might be in 2 years. I was sleeved in march. At this point i know its early but my tummy skin is becoming and issue. So eventually i may look into that if i can every afford it lol. Its nice to hear from people a few years ahead.
Hi newbie, im not sure if you've had any replies but i went from band to sleeve. I was in the same boat as you and spoke in depth to my surgeon about it and also did alot of research. So far its been very effective im 45kg down since March. So im happy with my choice, but i still worry about the future, i think thats natural.