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Recent content by joanna2012

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    Responding to people asking about your weight loss

    I am just wondering if people are always asking about your weight loss and how you respond. I am a fairly private person and don't go around sharing my health problems with people unless they are very close to me. I have lost quite a bit of weight this year and am now just on the border of...
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    Biopsy results question

    So, after a ton of anxiety and almost panic, I completed my colonoscopy this morning. I did take a xanax before going in. It was not that big of a deal and I am so glad to have it done. But, I was a little surprised that both EGD and Colonoscopy were mostly normal. I had a few sessile polyps...
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    Taking xanax before going in for colonoscopy

    taking xanax before going in for colonoscopy As I get closer to the colonoscopy my anxiety is out of control. I know rationally that it isn't that big of a deal, blah, blah, blah. But, I am beyond nervous and anxious. I have a hard time sleeping and wake in the middle of the night thinking...
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    Does everyone do clear liquids the entire day before colonoscopy

    I am just wondering if I can have a light breakfast and then do clear liquids the rest of the day. I know it is always best to follow dr. orders but I already eat very little, weight 115 pounds (5'6), and have daily diarrhea. Did anyone else do this and what was the outcome? I am very nervous...