cdoss posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
Switching addictions - Hello everyone, I'm researching the band. I'm a food addict. Did any of you find yourselves switching to a different type of obsessive/compulsive behavior after being banded?  I...

cdoss posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
Question about food getting stuck - I'm researching the possibility of getting a band. When you eat something sticky (like bread or pasta) and it gets caught and won't travel past the band, does swallowing a sip o...

cdoss posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
Question about pre-surg psych eval - Did any of you have to do a psychological evaluation as part of your insurance's pre-op requirements? Why is this?  Are there mental health issues that would make the risk of ha...

cdoss posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
Does pride ever get in your way? - I am considering lap band surgery but struggling with something. I've lost a lot of weight (more than 100 pounds) in the past through a 12-step program, but have gained it back. I'...

cdoss posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
And today's question is... - You have all been so helpful offering your experiences as I research whether or not a band is for me.  Thank you!  My questions today are:  What happens if something goes wrong wit...

cdoss posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
Another question from someone considering lap band - If I have a lap band in place, what happens if I get a virus or food poisoning and need to throw up?  Seems like that would really cause some problems.  Thanks!

cdoss posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
lap band and medications - Hi everyone, I'm considering lap band surgery. Does anyone have any experience to share about being able to swallow daily medications after the band is in place?
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