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Weight gain with Heart and Cholesterol medicine...

Has anyone (besides me) gained a trillion pounds after taking Heart and Cholesterol medicine? My Cardiologist acts like I'm nuts when I say my weight goes up every time I'm put on a new medicine and tells me neither one cause weight gain. I have gained 50 lbs in 11 years on this stuff. Does anyone else have the same problem? Or am I truly crazy? And if you have the same problem, what have you found to help? (I walk on the treadmill and lift weights… read more

tags: Heart cholesterol medicine weight gain

posted 7 days ago by A MyObesityTeam User

I try to stay active everyday.

posted 7 days ago

When "No" is not enogh.

I have a friend that try's to feed me all the time, because he doesn't think I eat right? With out hurting his feeling how do I make him realize that I eat enough and I'm not hunger?

posted 7 days ago by A MyObesityTeam User
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Thank you for the advice.

posted 4 days ago

How do you get over the anxiety of going to the gym?

posted 14 days ago by A MyObesityTeam User
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Im morbidly obese and started going to the gym 3 months ago. I have an instagram account where i track my journey as well as follow others who are also… read more

posted 2 days ago

How do you handle holiday social settings which may surround food?

posted 24 days ago by A MyObesityTeam User
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I usually bring a few dishes that are low calorie and healthy to share. That way I feel comfortable that I will be able to eat with everyone else

posted 3 days ago

What’s the easiest excersise to do when you hate exercise and get worn out easily

I can’t walk up a flit or stairs or my best attempt at jogging for mere seconds without being out of breath

tags: excersise

posted 29 days ago by A MyObesityTeam User
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I work with exercise bands in a chair, bed or couch.

posted 23 days ago

How fat do you have to be for gastric band surgery

I’m 320 ish but look a lot bigger would I quilify I’m alsi just over 5 ft

posted 29 days ago by A MyObesityTeam User
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The best person to ask about surgery is your Dr.

posted 6 days ago

Biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch (BPD/DS)

could somebody tell me where to find good recipes for somebody that has billiopancreatic surguy?

posted about 1 month ago by A MyObesityTeam User
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Google some online.

posted 7 days ago

What plans do you have to eat healthy with the holidays coming?

posted about 1 month ago by A MyObesityTeam User
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I am proud of myself, I ate regular. But my sweet potato pie was awesome, so I kinda of over did it.

posted 9 days ago
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