Gabby from Aus

Member since 10/31/2013


  • 19 total posts
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Reviews & Stories

This is Scary - Adelaide, Australia

4 days pre op and seriously cold feet. Thanks to all who have posted here. Been very comforting. 104.8kg and weight only going one direction. Currently on pre op diet which is killing me - lol. 500 cals per day for 17 days to reduce fatty liver. Problem is not leaving me enough energy to perform at work well let alone exercise although last few days slightly better. Wow. Had the op... READ MORE

Recent comments from Gabby from Aus

Haha Sandy, i had a beer last night! A year and a half down the track and yes, eating is the hardest by far. I rarely attempt a meal per se. Really just a graze that might go on for 2 hrs. I am far too inpatient to sit over a meal... READ COMMENT

I have found slow eating has largely fixed the problem. Grazing is not good for weight loss however... Except if you eat very healthy. It does make things more tricky - the op isn't the magic panacea. Got to say though, what a relief... READ COMMENT

Yes, I had one repaired during the op. Had another hernia develop later. apparently a stand-alone or separate op is another kettle of fish. READ COMMENT

That's what I thought. Apparently that's a tricky, large and mostly unsuccessful op by itself and a full bypass is a better option - go figure! I had one repaired during the op and its come back so that kind of tells me he is prprobably... READ COMMENT