I'm very new to this, only 3 days in to my mini bypass.
I'm just curious as to HOW people gain the weight back on - I don't mean that in a critical way at all - just trying to understand.
If our pouches are so small that we can't fit much in them then how would one gain weight? Even if bad choices were made for meals, surely these would be tiny meals and not enough to gain weight? Or does the pouch just stretch bigger and bigger?
Does fruit cause dumping?
Can bypassed pouches tolerate orange juice?
Can pasta be eaten if its pureed?
Has anyone had skin removal? Would love to hear your expecriences.
Back in 2011 I had GBS and the results were great. I lost well over a hundred pounds and literally felt like a new man. But two years later life showed up and I ovecame the so calleed dumping syndrome when I ate sugar. I gradually was back to my old sweet tooth self and gained a lot of the weight back.Now I've lost 40 lbs over the summer but a long way to go and much slower than post surgery.So...
What brands of protein shakes or drinks do you like? I'm still trying to find the "perfect" protein, lol... I've tried Unjury, Inspire and Syntrax and they're ok but just wondering what else is out there. I grabbed a 4-pack of Premier Protein ready made drinks last night at the grocery store, all excited about being able to buy locally and they have 30 g of protein! but when I got home I...