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by greenday123
Mon Mar 20, 2006 7:29 pm
Forum: from Diet
Topic: Intragastric Balloon System to lose weight
Replies: 8
Views: 18433

Hi Greenday. Good luck. You won't get any lectures from me on baloons, etc. Glad you didn't go with the bypass route though. That has inherent dangers. On nutrient intake, well I'm not a firm believer in high calorie diets, and have seen many studies suggesting lower caloric diets tend to lead to a...
by greenday123
Mon Mar 20, 2006 4:35 am
Forum: from Diet
Topic: Intragastric Balloon System to lose weight
Replies: 8
Views: 18433

Good advice from the previous poster, but to get to the question on kcal intake being 1000-1200, will it cause a catabolic (muscle cannibalization) effect? Yes, to a degree. But that's why you are doing weightsseeral times/week, to offset that effect. You Kcal input depends on lots of factors, but ...
by greenday123
Mon Mar 20, 2006 4:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: Intragastric Balloon system to lose weight
Replies: 4
Views: 8327

Hi. You may not like this answer but here goes... Take that balloon OUT! I know you may have spent a lot of money on the procedure in the first place, and it would cost more to now remove it, but in MY OPINION do it if you can. 1200 kCal is rediculous for 78kg person. After 6 months of eating 1200 ...
by greenday123
Mon Mar 20, 2006 4:02 am
Forum: from Diet
Topic: Intragastric Balloon System to lose weight
Replies: 8
Views: 18433

In short, yes. If for whatever reason you can't stop overeating and eating junk food, this extreme measure may be used to prevent or postpone someones death due to obesity. I assume that is the case with you? Try to eat every couple hours. This will get your calories up. Please don't eat junk food....
by greenday123
Sat Mar 18, 2006 12:41 am
Forum: General
Topic: Intragastric Balloon system to lose weight
Replies: 4
Views: 8327

Intragastric Balloon system to lose weight

i am a overweight woman who has just done the Intragastric balloon system....my weight is 78 kg and having the balloon inserted in my stomach will help me to control what i eat. With the balloon inside, if i eat too much, i will puke.....the rationale is that with the balloon being in me for 6 mths,...
by greenday123
Sat Mar 18, 2006 12:40 am
Forum: Exercise Science
Topic: Intragastric balloon system to lose weight
Replies: 2
Views: 10469

Intragastric balloon system to lose weight

i am a overweight woman who has just done the Intragastric balloon system....my weight is 78 kg and having the balloon inserted in my stomach will help me to control what i eat. With the balloon inside, if i eat too much, i will puke.....the rationale is that with the balloon being in me for 6 mths,...
by greenday123
Sat Mar 18, 2006 12:39 am
Forum: from Diet
Topic: Intragastric Balloon System to lose weight
Replies: 8
Views: 18433

Intragastric Balloon System to lose weight

i am a overweight woman who has just done the Intragastric balloon system....my weight is 78 kg and having the balloon inserted in my stomach will help me to control what i eat. With the balloon inside, if i eat too much, i will puke.....the rationale is that with the balloon being in me for 6 mths,...