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    Default 2 weeks post op

    This is my first post. 2 weeks in, down 20.4lbs. I feel great but I’m on purées and nothing taste good except cottage cheese, soups and mashed potatoes. I have been having 2-3 protein shakes a day.


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    Default Re: 2 weeks post op

    How much pain did you have after surgery? Did you have to travel home?



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    Default Re: 2 weeks post op

    Don’t worry about the pain. I had 2 days of pain. Sent home 27 hours post-op and only took 1 Percocet. I had another 2 days of discomfort. Well worth it since I recently became diabetic and know that Diabetic neuropathy or diabetic infections would be so much worse. I let myself get this fat and can’t wait to be normal again.


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    Default Re: 2 weeks post op

    I'm glad to here that you are doing well in your post op days. You might experience pain for a few days around the area's of incision and you will most probably be given some pain killers for the pain to subside.

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    Default Re: 2 weeks post op

    I'm more than good. I can't wait to work out because I already have so much energy but my doctor and my wife won't let me yet.


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    Default Re: 2 weeks post op

    Congrats on your 20 week 20lb loss! That's great.

    Tastes can change a little bit but it will all come right. Remember it is only 2 weeks since you had fairly major surgery.
    Don't be in too much of a hurry to introduce new foods. Just stick to your surgeon plan. Soon enough you will be cleared for all foods and you can start reintroducing foods back into your menu.



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    Default Re: 2 weeks post op

    Congrats on your surgery and going forward :-)


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    Default Re: 2 weeks post op

    Great job so far. It will get better with tastes. Mine were all screwy right after surgery too.



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