Lap Band Q&A
Eating + Lap Band
I feel like I'm always hungry and that's why I'm overweight. I don't eat bad foods, just a lot of food. Will a Lap Band help? READ MORE
I've been operated from 10 years and now i'm regainng weight and eating huge portions no matter how much filling i do. I went through... READ MORE
I have pain in my upper right shoulder by my neck throat area when I get a stuck issue, what does this mean, is it gas? Also I think I have a slip but... READ MORE
I got my lap band in 2010. Lately I been having severe pain when eating or touching the area where its located.
I have contacted several doctors and nobody will see me because they didnt install the Lapband.. The original surgeon no longer lives in the USA. What... READ MORE
I have no signs of a slippage except that I can eat more than usual. I can even eat bread. I'm just worried about maybe having a slippage since I can... READ MORE
Ive lost 7 stone (98 lbs) with my gastric band and still have a further 5 stone (70 lbs) to lose. however, i ve went from eating very little to full... READ MORE
Lap Band surgery in Mexico and vomiting for years. 5 yrs later I had liquid removed. I can't eat most things, what should I do?
I cant still eat breads meat most things I eat and live on chocolate I still hurt when I eat I just cant thtow up as easy as I used to. I had a docyor... READ MORE
4 years post op lap band lost 85 lbs. last fill seemed little full, dr moved and have not fu with anyone for year. Having upper right side pressure... READ MORE
I have eaten nothing other than maybe an half an ounce of jello in the week since ive had my surgery and cannot hold water or juice down. the smallest... READ MORE
Can the lap band actually come undone? I have no abdominal pain but have noticed a little heart burn again after than 2 months.
I had my surgery in May of 2008, other than the initial fill I have never had it filled again. I have a lazy digestive system which means that it... READ MORE
I was 57 4 years ago then went to 95 in pregnancy its been 2 years and im 80 now and depressed and can not control my eating. I can not exercise i... READ MORE
Its like it was never removed. Is it possible the small opening is now permanent? READ MORE
I got a fill of 1.75 cc yesterday and I was already at 9cc. When I am eatting it hurts when the food goes down. Not the pain from not chewing good... READ MORE
7 Years Out From Gastric Band, Recently the Thought of Food is Nauseating and I Throw Up After Meals?
I am 7 years out from surgery. Recently, I have been nauseated at the thought of food and get relief when I throw up after meals. There is a clump of... READ MORE
I Believe One of my Gummy Vitamins is Stuck. I Can Not Eat Solid Foods. What Can I Do to Help Dissolve It?
I have a lap band and when I eat I take a few mouthfuls and get the normal 'stuck' sensation, I then have a sip of water (I know I shouldn't be... READ MORE
I had a gastric band fitted in febuary last year and I found out I was pregnant not long after so I never had it filled, after having my baby exactly... READ MORE
I had my surgery 6 years ago, and the last 2-3 months I have more days I can't eat than days that I can. I can get about 6-10 bites in. I am eating... READ MORE
I saw videos that the lap band was causing erosion around the stomach years after surgery (10-12 years). The band even eating its way through the stomach. READ MORE