Location: London
Member since 7/9/2009


  • 11 total posts
  • 2 reviews

Reviews & Stories

Balloon Procedure -Spatz - London, GB

I have the gastric balloon procedure a few days ago. It is going really well. I had little nausea, absolutely no throwing up at all. What I did suffer from, was cramped stomach, burping and lots of loose wind. Thankfully it is mellowing down. Three days in, I have started normal food. I had baby fruit pot for breakfast, for lunch, chicken and salad and yoghurt for supper. It went... READ MORE

Gave Birth to Twins and Lost a Lot of Weight - Needed Tummy Tuck for Belly Pouch

Had a tummy tuck done, two days ago. Feeling a little discomfort, and feeling very windy. Apart from that all is well. It is not a painful as I had imagined. I am swollen but can see improvement with my pouchy belly, as it is now flat.I cannot wait for the next coming weeks to see the overall results.Updated on July 19, 2009I had a tummy tuck ten days ago. Generally I had very little pain,... READ MORE

Recent comments from cindy_windy

The Obera can only stay in for 6 months. But the new Spatz which we have in the UK can stay in for 12 months and is adjustable. There is little difference in price between the 6 months and 12 months balloon. It is a matter of... READ COMMENT

Thanks for that, I am in the UK now, but would be in the US in two weeks. I would certainly buy it. READ COMMENT

Mello, sorry for the delay in replying. I am 5 weeks post op and I am still wearing my corset. My swelling has reduced and I can now get in my pre op clothes, but I still am swollen. It really is a waiting game. I have had other... READ COMMENT

My swelling has reduced a little. But I now have other problems. For the past three weeks I have been leaking fluid (seroma). In week two I it was drained by a syringe, however now, 99% of my stitches are healing and it seems to... READ COMMENT

Sorry to hear about your new extra stretch marks. However swelling is part of the process. I am 4 weeks post op and have just only got into the clothes I wore into hospital the day of the op. The swelling does take time to go down,... READ COMMENT