Lunachick posted a discussion topic 2 months ago

Hello all,

My 2 month post op was on the 7th and I am so happy to say that I've hit Onederland! Now I'm running away from the 200's as fast as I can.

The last two months have been amazing and frustrating at the same time. I'm getti

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Lunachick posted a discussion topic 3 months, 1 week ago

Hello all,

One month and 3 days ago, I revised from Band to Bypass. Surgery went flawlessly. I ended up pulling an abdominal muscle when I sneezed one day and am still nursing that but, otherwise, recovery has gone well. Being one month out,

Lunachick posted a discussion topic 4 months, 1 week ago

Hello all,

I'm 4 days PO today. I had a flawless, successful surgery on Tuesday revising from band to bypass.

I've had my good days and bad. Today didn't start out great but I'm hoping it will get better. Full liquid phase is k

Lunachick posted a discussion topic 4 months, 1 week ago

Good morning all!!

It's an early one for sure. I'm headed out shortly for surgery. Should be out of surgery around 11am today so keep me in your thoughts and prayers if you think of it.

I'm extremely anxious and nervous this morning b

Lunachick posted a discussion topic 4 months, 3 weeks ago

Hello all,

I haven't written lately but I do come out here and read what's all going on several times a week.

I am scheduled for surgery on August 7th!!! I had my Pre-Op Class this morning and have my Pre-Op physical tomorrow morning

Lunachick posted a discussion topic 5 months, 2 weeks ago

I'm losing my mind trying to find the post that had the link to the website with multiple pictures of people at specific heights and weights. Does anyone know where this post is or can send me the link in this post.



Lunachick posted a discussion topic 5 months, 4 weeks ago

Hello all,

Yesterday, I talked with the Program Coordinator at my clinic and got everything scheduled. I am scheduled to have Revision surgery from Lapband to Bypass on AUGUST 7TH!!!! There's no stopping me now, this is really happening.

Lunachick posted a discussion topic 6 months ago

Hello all,

I received a letter from insurance over the weekend that my Revision Procedure is approved (Lapband to Bypass)!!!! Words can't express how extremely happy and nervous this makes me. This is real, it's really going to happen. I'm g

Lunachick posted a discussion topic 6 months, 1 week ago

Hello all,

I met with my surgeon yesterday for the final consultation. I met all of my goals and requirements for surgery so this final meeting was to wrap everything up and also inform him of the surgery I decided on (Bypass). This appointme

Lunachick posted a discussion topic 6 months, 2 weeks ago

Now that things are getting closer, I've been letting myself get a little excited. Not too excited, at least not until insurance approval.

I meet with my surgeon this Thursday for a final consult and then my file gets sent to insurance in whic

Lunachick posted a discussion topic 6 months, 2 weeks ago

Hello all,

As of this week, I've gotten all my pre-work done and weightloss goals met. The next step is the final consultation with my surgeon and then everything will be submitted to insurance for review. Keeping my fingers crossed that it w

Lunachick posted a discussion topic 9 months, 2 weeks ago

Hello all,

Just a quick update on the Revision Surgery journey. The surgeon that placed my Lapband doesn't do RNY so I had to transfer to a new clinic and surgeon. I received news yesterday that the new clinic is accepting the transfer. This

Kathy S. wrote 9 months, 4 weeks ago
Welcome to ObesityHelp! We are glad that you have joined our OH community. Be sure and check out the tutorial that appears when you log in. As you check out OH, you'll see many features and tools that are created for our members as you embark on your WLS journey. We suggest you upload your avatar, fill in your surgery type, date and surgeon. If you have not done so, let us get to know you by adding some information on your profile "about me" section. Hang out on your surgery type forum to interact with those that had the surgery you are going to have. Great support and information. If you want assistance with finding a surgeon, and or have any additional questions please email us at [email protected] Regards, Kathy ObesityHelp Community Services 866-957-4636 Ext 393

Lunachick posted a discussion topic 9 months, 4 weeks ago

Hello all,

I'm new to this forum. Here's a little bit about my story...

12/1/2008 - I have Lapband Surgery and lost approximately 92 pounds going from 251 to 159. I hit my lowest weight in 2012 but lost about 70 the first year. The b

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