I am sorry to hear that you have these problems. The only thing I can tell you for sure is that when my daughter had severe canker sores in her mouth, I bought her L-Lysine. This is an amino acid and it is used for the treatment of cold sores and canker sores. It speeds up the healing. I do know it worked for her. It comes in various forms including a powder. Look on line and see if your local pharmacy has it. Check with the pharmacist about
I also had shoulder pain and I was advised to walk as much as possible. Tat helps more things than just the shoulder pain. Gas in your system will move about
and move on ;-) with walking.. don't over do it just walk when you can and for as long as you are comfortable. Since I live in Florida and it is hot here most of the time, I just walked around the house, did a fine job...
Losing weight after this procedure is almost inevitable.. but, Janice is right, eat small meals several times a day.. Do not try to eat 3 meals a day as your stomach is smaller than it was before. You may become nauseous if you try to overfill your stomach. This is not a good feeling. Try to eat slowly and take small bites. When you swallow the liquids, do not swallow to much at a time.
Try to take in 3-4 ounces at a time, every couple of hours. this will help you take in more.
Please stay in touch, we will gladly support you and be here for you as you go through this thing called Recovery...
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