Kirsty at RealSelf

Community Manager

Location: United Kingdom
Member since 8/2/2010


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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

Salad is usually a few weeks out from surgery, take your time. I don't eat popcorn at all because I find the husks get caught up in my stomach and make me feel sick. However, that's just my experience, some people tolerate it okay. READ COMMENT

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Hi there, welcome to the WLS community.Sorry you're having such a difficult time with this. Vomiting every day is not a normal situation after WLS. Have you spoken to a doctor about it, even if it's not the doctor that did your surgery?... READ COMMENT

Hi there, welcome to the WLS community!Congratulations on your surgery and your weight loss to date. You're doing really well! :-)You should check out the links below to some guides, which may help you.Gastric Bypass GuideFood Survival... READ COMMENT

Hi there, welcome to the WLS community!Good luck with your surgery, I hope every goes smoothly and your recovery is quick. :-)We have a very active Sleeve Forum, if you're looking for support. There are hundreds of other sleevers in... READ COMMENT