jennhales posted a discussion topic 3 years, 11 months ago

I have a lap band and have horrible acid reflux and heartburn. The GI Dr recommending taking the lap band out (HALLELUJAH) I am private pay so I was thinking if I am going to go under to get it taken out I might as well have a revision to RNY.

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jennhales posted a discussion topic 6 years, 9 months ago

I had a brain tumor removed a few weeks ago.   Needless to say I have been taking a lot of meds.  I am concerned that taking meds in the middle of the night has caused an ulcer in my esophagus.  As I feel burning in that area.  I don't live anywhere cl


jennhales posted a discussion topic 10 years, 7 months ago
Are you hungry? -  I was just wondering if you are hungry all the time?  I have a lap band and I have hunger pains.   If you have a sleeve do you experience hunger? Thanks

jennhales posted a discussion topic 10 years, 7 months ago
Dr discouraged me! - I am 5+ years banded and looking for a revision. Tonight I went one of those seminars that the Dr's offices have you do before making an apt.   The Dr. Gave us four different op...

jennhales posted a discussion topic 10 years, 7 months ago
Seminar Questions? -  I am 5+ years out with a band and going to a Seminar tonight for the sleeve.  Any questions I should ask them.  I have an another Seminar tomorrow with a different Dr.  I am bound...

jennhales posted a discussion topic 10 years, 8 months ago
From Band to Sleeve?????? -  I was hoping to hear experiences from those of you that use to have the Lap Band.  How is life different after VSG than it was with the band.  Does anyone miss their band?  I woul...

jennhales posted a discussion topic 10 years, 10 months ago
Rejected for health insurance because I have a lap - I am baffled by this.  I just applied for health insurance from Humana.  And they won't cover me because I have a lap band. Now what.  How do I get health insurance. Jen
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