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This really isn’t a question

This really isn’t a question

I have never been a small lady but after I had my first child I never lost the weight then I went through a very bad divorce (abusive) . I choose to eat to cope with the stress .
I was staring to get back on track then I had a medical issue arise which involves me being put on a steroid which caused significant weight gain. I am now off that medication and I am at my heaviest . I am struggling as i struggle with severe asthma and allergies which on days can cause me to winded and… read more

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A MyObesityTeam Member said:

I can empathize with you as I know that steroids changed my body and limbs and I packed on the weight. It's amazing what happened to me as well.
I have… read more

posted about 1 month ago
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Does anyone else here have arthritis in their back and knees? If so, what treatments have worked for you?

Does anyone else here have arthritis in their back and knees? If so, what treatments have worked for you?

I have arthritis in my back that has been treated with injections. I've even had the nerve endings in the L3-L5 region in my back burned and had a cortisol shot in my s1 region. The swelling is gone, but not the pain. My knees have been left untreated. The pain gets unbearable at times, but my doctor only says lose weight. I've told her several times that I'm usually an active person, but pain makes me not want… read more

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A MyObesityTeam Member said:

I have Ostioarthritus in 5 lower discs and 1 hip and 1 knee. They will not operate due to lung and heart disease. I've started using CBD oil. I have a… read more

posted 4 months ago
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Biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch (BPD/DS)

Biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch (BPD/DS)

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

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A MyObesityTeam Member said:

I don't really know what that means, but if you are taking about some type of bypass or other surgery on your body, if you have a computer, you can find… read more

posted over 1 year ago
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Biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch (BPD/DS)

Biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch (BPD/DS)

I had a blood clot leading to a pulmonary embulusm last year. I'm still on wolferin although it has kept my blood stable would I still.be considered for this operation?. My doctor said my condition had nothing to do with my obesity but surely if I lost a large amount of weight I'd be less likely to suffer same again?

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A MyObesityTeam Member said:

You should talk to your treating Dr before adding any other meds. He will give you all the information you need to know about the meds you are… read more

posted almost 2 years ago
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