Tag: <span>Pain</span>

I hurt my knee about 10 days ago while out walking. Before I had my bariatric surgery, my first instinct would have been to treat the injury it with an anti-inflammatory painkiller such as ibuprofen. However I was told by my bariatric team that after having a gastric bypass I’m…

Medication

I thought I’d talk a little about the pain I experienced after surgery. For the first two days, when I was still in hospital, I was in a lot of pain – particularly on my left hand side, which was the side (my surgeon explained to me) where most of…

My Story Surgery

It’s five days since my gastric bypass surgery, and over the last few days I’ve faced quite a few challenges – some expected and some unexpected – which I thought I’d share: My new full time job is drinking water I cannot physically get enough water into myself. They say…

My Story