Kirsty at RealSelf

Community Manager

Location: United Kingdom
Member since 8/2/2010


  • 8,562 total posts
  • 1 review

Reviews by Kirsty at RealSelf

Life Will Never be the Same, But That's a Good Thing! - Rockville, MD

I have been considering bariatric surgery for a number of years now and for a number of reasons, which I will go into further down. I always knew that I didn't want a Lap Band: I have more weight to lose than is feasible with a Lap Band, I don't want the hassle of the port and the continuous... READ MORE

Recent comments from Kirsty at RealSelf

No problem. Good luck with everything. I'm looking forward to keeping up with your progress. :-) READ COMMENT

Hi there,Glad you're doing well!What types of things are you eating? Every doctor is different in what they allow, but I've never heard of anyone on solid food at 1 week post-op. READ COMMENT

Hi there, welcome to the WLS community!How did your surgery go? I hope you're having a smooth recovery and being looked after well! :-)We have a very active Sleeve Forum, if you're looking for support. There are hundreds of other... READ COMMENT

Hi there,Thanks for sharing your journey with us. I'm sorry you're having a tough time at the moment.If you don't mind sharing, what is it about your personality that changed so much to push your friends away? I've read up on a lot of... READ COMMENT

Hi there, welcome to the WLS community!Have you set a surgery date yet?We have aGastric Bypass forum, if you're looking for support. The community is very supportive. We've all been, or are going through the same situation, so we're all... READ COMMENT