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@Fenella 17269 wrote:

Yes I decided the same (see other post) I’m going to ask Mr Somers on 21st as the nurse and written advice said 12 months but he said ‘you’ll find you don’t need more than half a glass now’ so I will see what he thinks about the time frame and in the meantime haven’t had alcohol and don’t miss it at all except at social occasions.

I know what you mean-on formal occassions it can be a bit tricky
but we all have to be careful now as there is a long term study where (longterm bypass) patients have dangerously ”switched ”their addiction from food to alchol due to how the sugars react with our new guts and making you crave more
but in my group its happened to two and we only have a dozen of us !
I don’t doubt you could drink it now but whether it would be good for you is another matter entirely I think you have made a wise choice (the first of many to come i’m sure lol!)

It’s also amazing that you were able to manage a little bit of everything at last weeks dinner
god how things have changed post bypass in only 28 months- I couldn’t eat ”real ” foods for months

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