Posted by: FattyBoomBoom | 2012/12/03

Weight Loss Surgery

" just saying"  and I have been keeping contact. She had gastric bypass and I''ve had the lap band so we are following each other''s progress.

We actually " met"  here when she saw my post and it got her going as she did not know this surgery was available in South Africa. Neither did I till my friend bought me a pamphlet from a surgeons office....

16 weeks now and I''ve lost 20 kgs.

Cs, this feeling is better than any anti depressant!

I have gone down 2 pants sizes and 3 shirt sizes.

Not what you were looking for? Try searching again, or ask your own question
Our expert says:
Expert ImageCyberShrink

Accidentally, we seem to be becoming a weight-loss support forum, and that's grand. Well done all round. As a friend said to a dieter : "I"ll be seeing less of you around, these days".

The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.

Our users say:
Posted by: FattyBoomBoom | 2012/12/03

Its amazing how much energy one has! The fatter you are the lazier you are the fatter you get...such a viscous circle!

Reply to FattyBoomBoom
Posted by: Liza | 2012/12/03

Congrats on the achievement. Isn''t the feeling of having a lot more energy and being able to do things you couldn''t before, absolutely fantastic? I didn''t have surgery, but I''ve lost 10kgs since starting high cholesterol meds and the difference is astounding! The other day my psychiatrist asked me (with some trepidation) why I ran up the stairs to his office - my reply: " Because I CAN! "  He thought the excess energy might be due to mania...

Reply to Liza

Have your say

Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.