150-169 Lbs + Lap Band Q&A

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Does Lap-Band Work on Low BMI but Overweight People?

My BMI is 28, I am 5'3" and weigh 160 lbs. I have a high triglyceride. Both of my parents have type 2 diabetes. My doctor has told me I am at... READ MORE

Would lap band surgery work for me? (Photo)

I am 5'0" tall and weigh 155lbs. Would lap band surgery be beneficial to help me lose weight. I would like to weigh about 115-120lbs. I am 49 and very... READ MORE

Should I consider lap band to loose only 50 pounds?

I am 160 pounds have gained weight 15 pounds just within one year. I am 48 years and going through menopause. I have been always eating, always hungry... READ MORE

My lap band has twisted and the doctor said it needs to be fixed

Was 229lbs now 165lbs , 5 ft tall and I'm 57 years old My insurance focus on preventive maintence I was obese, high blood pressure, diabetes,... READ MORE

lapband fitted 4 days ago, i have a lump sticking out my tummy where my porthole is and i have terrible indigestion feeling. Adv

My BMI is 31, doctor said there wasnt a lot of fat where he put the porthole. im worried ill be left with a lump in my tummy. ive attached some... READ MORE

I had my operation on the 22nd of Feb 2014. Can I get pregnant now or shall I wait 2 years? (Photo)

I lost till now 27 Lg in 20 months and I want to get pregnant , I am 76 kg my doc asked me to weight 2 years after my operation , should i wait or its... READ MORE

Is it normal to be in extreme pain for a week or so after a lap band fill and then feel normal after a few weeks?

I have had my lap band for nearly 4 years. I went from 308lbs to 162. I got pregnant, and emptied my band and gained back 70. I went Friday and got a... READ MORE

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