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When It's Time To Change...

Anyone who has followed my weight loss adventure knows that I’ve been on the Ideal Protein program. Well, it works and worked for me and for Tomi but I’ve reached a point where I need a more permanent solution. 183 more words


Four Letter Words that start with 'F'...

 What is a four letter word that starts with ‘f’, that is baaaad, and that should you say it in front of your Lap-band nurse you risk getting a virtual ‘mouth washed out with soap’ or hand slap? 520 more words

I have a date!

I have a date..not that sort of date ..a date for surgery, November 17th. Today was 3 months later, 3 months following my first appointment with surgeon Mr W. 465 more words

Bariatric Surgery

Critical Updates

Our knowledge or how to stay healthy is constantly evolving.  15 years ago when Baruch came to me concerning eating properly and how to exercise… 1,184 more words

Healthy Living


hello fellow bandits…

I realise I’ve been lax with the updates, however I’m doing pretty well with the band! I’ve only had one full since the op, and I only have 3.7mL in my 10mL band. 259 more words

Lap Band

Say "Whaaaaaaaat?!" : How Getting Asked If I Got a Lapband (Again! Twice!) Has Made Me Lose My Mind

This weekend I was asked if I had gastric bypass/lapband twice in 24 hours.
The first time, I confess, was after I’d had a couple cocktails so I thought, “I’m just gonna take it as a compliment and just roll with it, right?” 641 more words

Weight Loss

First fill! 7 weeks post op

Hello everyone,

it’s been a while since I’ve updated… mainly because my weight loss slowed right down (re: I haven’t lost a thing in 3 weeks). 384 more words

Lap Band