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I'M READY TO SCREAM!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Started by BamaBrandy, Jul 06, 2011 7:10 PM
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47 replies to this topic

    54Shirley

    2 X Loser !

  • Posts: 3,174
  • Joined: Apr 2006
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: MICHIGAN
  • Surgery: LAP-BAND
  • Surgeon: Ernest Cudjoe
  • Surgery Date: Oct 2006
  • Starting Weight: 356 lbs
  • Weight Lost: 135 lbs
  • Current Weight: 221 lbs
  • Goal Weight: 150 lbs
  • BMI: 39.1
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Posted August 30, 2011 - 3:19 AM

#41
Welcome to BandLand ! ! ! :welldoneclap:





:party: :party: :party: :party:



    BamaBrandy

    Advanced Member

  • Posts: 32
  • Joined: Jul 2011
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: ALABAMA
  • Surgery: LAP-BAND
  • Surgeon: Bradley Marker
  • Surgery Date: Aug 2011
  • Starting Weight: 475 lbs
  • Weight Lost: 52 lbs
  • Current Weight: 423 lbs
  • Goal Weight: 250 lbs
  • BMI: 59
Posted August 30, 2011 - 4:05 AM

#42
:D :D :D :D Thank you!!! It has been a long rockey road to get here, but I am so happy to finally have made it!! :D :D :D :D


    Lilium

    Advanced Member

  • Posts: 43
  • Joined: Apr 2011
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: IDAHO
  • Surgery: LAP-BAND
Posted August 30, 2011 - 9:12 PM

#43
Congrats, just let your body heal from the surgery and don't worry about losing weight for a few weeks (my surgeon said 6 weeks).

Good luck.


    brenda62

    Junior Guru

  • Posts: 342
  • Joined: Mar 2011
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: WASHINGTON
  • Surgery: LAP-BAND
  • Surgery Date: Apr 2011
  • Starting Weight: 304 lbs
  • Weight Lost: 133 lbs
  • Current Weight: 171 lbs
  • Goal Weight: 170 lbs
  • BMI: 27.6
Posted August 31, 2011 - 9:28 AM

#44
Let the fun begin!! CongratsPosted Image


    Debora Anne

    Guru in Training

  • Posts: 232
  • Joined: May 2011
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: TX
  • Surgery: LAP-BAND
  • Surgery Date: Jun 2011
  • Starting Weight: 244 lbs
  • Weight Lost: 54 lbs
  • Current Weight: 190 lbs
  • Goal Weight: 160 lbs
  • BMI: 34.7
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Posted September 3, 2011 - 10:22 PM

#45
So glad you finally got your band! Its been a struggle for you! And will be worth it Good luck and keep us posted


    arkansasmom

    Advanced Member

  • Posts: 32
  • Joined: Aug 2011
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: AR
  • Surgery: LAP-BAND
  • Surgeon: Chris Coleman
  • Surgery Date: Aug 2011
  • Starting Weight: 238 lbs
  • Weight Lost: 0 lbs
  • Current Weight: 238 lbs
  • Goal Weight: 175 lbs
  • BMI: 36.2
Posted September 5, 2011 - 9:42 PM

#46

Thank you for the kind words Dropsizes. I'm hanging in there. I've came to far to turn back now, I WILL have my band :)




    arkansasmom

    Advanced Member

  • Posts: 32
  • Joined: Aug 2011
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: AR
  • Surgery: LAP-BAND
  • Surgeon: Chris Coleman
  • Surgery Date: Aug 2011
  • Starting Weight: 238 lbs
  • Weight Lost: 0 lbs
  • Current Weight: 238 lbs
  • Goal Weight: 175 lbs
  • BMI: 36.2
Posted September 5, 2011 - 9:44 PM

#47
Is it practical to look at another weight loss surgery such as the gastric sleeve. I would think you would be a good candidate for one of these. Don't take no for an answer and keep pursuing all options. Good luck to both you and your husband.


    BamaBrandy

    Advanced Member

  • Posts: 32
  • Joined: Jul 2011
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: ALABAMA
  • Surgery: LAP-BAND
  • Surgeon: Bradley Marker
  • Surgery Date: Aug 2011
  • Starting Weight: 475 lbs
  • Weight Lost: 52 lbs
  • Current Weight: 423 lbs
  • Goal Weight: 250 lbs
  • BMI: 59
Posted September 5, 2011 - 9:47 PM

#48
Thank you! I was banded a week ago today & I'm doing great!!!


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