Lap Band Q&A
Age 45-54 + Lap Band
I am 48, 5.0, weight 170LBS. I've tried diet pills/exercise and only lost 3 or 4 lbs. Am I a candidate for gastric band? (Photo)
I have degenerative disk disease, scoliosis and high cholesterol and triglycerides and my blood pressure is borderline. My ortho doc has told me I'm... READ MORE
I am 47 years old with a BMI of 34.7. I have asthma, otherwise, no medical porblems. I have been trying to lose weight for several years with little... READ MORE
I'm 50, 200 lbs and 5'9, BMI is around 28. Do I qualify for lap band procedure? I would like to be 160 or lower (Photo)
5'9 tried diet pills injections. READ MORE
I am 49 yrs old, weight 207, 5' tall and Hypothyrodism, hypertension and ashtma. Am I a good candidate for lap band?
I'm worried about the surgery because I also suffer from reflux and constipation...do they worsen with the procedure? READ MORE
I am 13 years post lap band and have gained all my weight plus more. I'm thinking of removal or gastric bypass. Would it work?
I am 50 years old and 5'11 and about 136kgs READ MORE
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
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
Would this be the best choice of Bariatric surgery? I haven't struggled with weight until I went through menopause at age 41. I have dieted and I... READ MORE
I'm worried that I wont be able to drink enough water if I can only have a teaspoon size of water at a time. I'm also worried about my blood sugar... READ MORE
I'm 45, 211 pounds. I'm only 5'4 with high blood pressure, diabetes, and high cholesterol. Am I a candidate for lap band?
Not sure what my bmi is. I'm always tired and don't sleep well at night. I would love to weigh about 150 to 160 or less.Do I qualify for the lap band? READ MORE