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Milk Intolerant – had to change to Liver Shrinkage diet concerns

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    Paula
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    Hi All
    Finally plucked up the courage to have a band, booked consultation, had pre-assessment then guess what ……get a cold/flu. Started the Milk diet and got progressively worse.
    Was prepared to be constipated but never expected the complete opposite! Turns out im intolerant….
    Still taking Anti-biotics for infected synus but things are getting better now im back on solid foods – although I am worried that the difference between milk and this diet is so vast that it will still be ok for the surgery, presuming that they say I can still proceed because of the cold etc.
    Op scheduled for Thursday next week……!?!?!?
    Paula x

    #39771
    mandyl
    Member

    i did low carb instead of milk diet and was fine so ull be ok. xxx

    #39770
    Anonymous
    Guest

    Hi Paula,
    Not everyone can do the milk diet, please dont beat yourself up about that….
    Antibiotics should knock the cold/flu/ infection into touch….

    Just need for you to be at your fittest for what is major surgery…. I had two cancellations, but never waited long once your in the process…
    If it has to be cancelled temporarily then it is for a reaso. EVERYTHING happens for a reason…

    Good luck, wish you well

    Buzz xx

    #39772
    CarerQuie
    Member

    You’ll be fine.

    The Hospital I had surgery at favour the Liver shrinking diet,rather than the milk diet and my liver shrank beautifully. I found the diet to be fairly straightforward,although I did have to think carefully about what I could eat. xx

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