Category Archives: Diet

Happy New Year (and Merry Christmas!)

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year everyone! I hope 2016 was good for you on a personal level, as we all know the idols of our childhoods have dropped like flies. 2017 can only get better! I don’t really do … Continue reading

Posted in arthritic hips, arthritis, Binge Eating Disorder [BED], Diet, Disability, Disabled, DS, Duodenal Switch, Health, Life, Losing Weight, Obesity, osteoarthritis, Pain, Weight Loss, WLS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Reverting back…

It has been an age and a half since I posted here, or anywhere other than a specific social media site.  I have come to the conclusion that taking part in that aspect of social media kills any and all … Continue reading

Posted in arthritic hips, arthritis, Diet, Disability, Disabled, DS, Duodenal Switch, Facebook, joint pain, Losing Weight, osteoarthritis, Pain, WLS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bariatric Dietician

On Friday I saw the dietician for my weight loss surgery team for the first time EVER.  I admit I was nervous I was going to be told I wasn’t doing well enough….I’m a tad hard on myself. To my … Continue reading

Posted in Binge Eating Disorder [BED], Diet, DS, Duodenal Switch, FAT, Food, Health, Losing Weight, Obesity, Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, VSG, Weight Loss, WLS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

I’m crap at blogging lol

I am terrible at blogging.  Between facebook and forums and me laying it all out there, I forget not everyone is there 🙂 Life is GREAT!!! (understatement!!!!)  I’m very excited for my DS.  I never thought it would come.  I … Continue reading

Posted in Bipolar II, Diet, DS, Duodenal Switch, Losing Weight, Obesity, RNY/Bypass, Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, VSG, Weight Loss, WLS, WLS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

I gave up….and my time has come!

So, some time around the middle of January I gave up all hope of ever getting my duodenal switch….I deleted most of my accounts, took down my YouTube vids and was preparing to carry on living life as a fat … Continue reading

Posted in Diet, DS, Duodenal Switch, FAT, Losing Weight, Obesity, Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, VSG, Weight Loss, WLS, WLS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Gluten Free Psoriasis Results

So I wrote an entry last year around this time about my research and N=1 experiment of avoiding gluten to see if it would improve my skin condition, psoriasis, which is also an auto-immune disorder.  The results pretty much speak for … Continue reading

Posted in Diet, Gluten Free, Grains, Health, Life, Psorasis | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

I have my very own domain now! yay!

So, I’ve been bored….and decided to rejuvenate my blog.  I deleted my old duodenalswitcharoo wordpress and there is no way to recover that…so I took the plunge and bought my own URL 🙂 Update your bookmarks! I’ve had an interesting … Continue reading

Posted in arthritis, arthritis diet, Atkins, Diet, Disability, Disabled, DS, Duodenal Switch, Gluten Free, Grains, Health, joint pain, Life, Losing Weight, Low carb, Obesity, osteoarthritis, Pain, Psorasis, VSG, Weight Loss, WLS, WLS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

200+lbs GONE!!!!!

I am over the moon and back and then to Mars and back! Holy crapola! I feel pretty damned amazing! I had my weigh in this morning and I am now 442.6….I have lost over 200lbs.  I am 201.2 kg … Continue reading

Posted in Atkins, Diet, DS, Duodenal Switch, FAT, Life, Losing Weight, Low carb, Meat, Obesity, Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, VSG, WLS | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

What Am I So Afraid Of?

I’m getting really irritated at myself. Not because I keep bouncing back on the scale, but because I can’t figure out what my subconscious is up to! So frustrating!  And yeah, I’ve tried counselling….it doesn’t work out.  I have a … Continue reading

Posted in Diet, FAT, Life, Losing Weight, Obesity, VSG, Weight Loss, WLS, WLS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Closer to 400 than 500!!!!

Well, today deserves a blog post! Had weigh in this morning and I am at 445.7.  I can’t believe it.  I have to lose 1.7lbs and I have lost 200lbs.  Its amazing, yet scary!  In 25 more lbs I will … Continue reading

Posted in Diet, Disability, Disabled, FAT, Health, Life, Losing Weight, Obesity, Psorasis, Weight Loss | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments