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bekah08

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About bekah08

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  • Birthday 11/08/1988

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  • Gender
    Female
  • Band/Sleeve Status
    Post-Op
  1. bekah08

    How long does it take to feel 100% post lap band?

    I was a lucky one, i felt normal after 7 days, but i couldnt do things like lift heavy things, and run, but now i don't feel the band, the 1st week i remember feeling to port moving around, and it was so painful... but now i am ok, but i do forget the band when i am not eating, but once i start eating it comes to mind that i have a band!
  2. bekah08

    Alcohol and the band

    On the weekend i had a cc dry, well 3 of them, that took me like 6 hours to drink them, the only thing is would get warm so i couldnt stomach it, so i think next time, something with a lot of ice, and juice(light one) ... but i love to have my drinks with everyone as well, i am going to a bar tomorrow since having the band, scared but ill be as slow and it doesnt feel right, i wont go on..
  3. bekah08

    Soft drink

    shake the bottle, i have drunk some 3 weeks after aswell! lol
  4. bekah08

    Do you tell people about the band?

    yes i fee you there! i have told nearly everyone that is in my circle, and its on repeat of how my eating is going, that i am fine... and then one of my aunty's that is a big lady as well reacts dramatically everytime i see her, and its a lil embarrassing as i haven't lost tones yet... you know what i mean? and then comes the advice of what to eat, even though the have no idea whats it like to have a band! lol
  5. bekah08

    Good intake

    Hi everyone !! I have kinda slowed myself in. To munchies as I am getting hungry... I did a silly thing yesturday and ate KFC pot and gravy. ! It was at my mums house ! But I thought to myself there is no point in getting upset about it ! So I let it go and continued to eat the way I have been... Anyways I can't understand I can't stomach pears purée, any fruit one, a s also with thicken juice I get bad gas shoulder tip! Think I am slowly finding what I won't be able to eat! Anyways as I am healed pretty much, does anyone feel weird in terms with getting use to the band and what you can take .. I am not sure if he filled my band as now feeling hungry all the time .. Is this normal after 1wk and 3 days ??
  6. bekah08

    Help :)

    Hey love, I know someone with band a d also with sleeve, a d it is all about the person, some can't tolerate bread, and the other doesn't.. It has pretty much the same effect as a sleeve (the band). But the lady that had the sleeve got it as she has no desire to have children, where as the other friend wants children that's why she went with tr band it's up to you both work great!!! :)
  7. bekah08

    private thing

    That's for sure !! Water water water :)
  8. bekah08

    private thing

    Thanks everyone! I feel human today ! Was able to not once but twice I more sustgen and it helped! And just like that my stomach has less swelling ! It doesn't feel heavy! Thanks again so good to know I am not the only one that had jobs through this ! Yesturday I felt do unhuman ! Xx
  9. bekah08

    private thing

    hey everyone! its post day 5 for me!! and i am having real bad trouble with bowel movement... it hurts done all the things like fibre and that.. any suggestions?? and what did you use? are we allowed to get medication for it? i am unsure .. thanks bekah
  10. Thanks everyone ill have Mine up and running once I have done my first weigh in
  11. bekah08

    Tomorrow is The day!

    Good luck !! Pack lip balm for sure ! And get excited for the new beginnings ! I was so nervous as well!! But I turned my nervous feeling into excitement, and it got me through! See you on the other side ! Post op day 3 for me oh and enjoy chewing !!
  12. Feeling human today, post op day 3 :) happy to be back... Still feeling sore but good and excited ;:)

  13. Hi everyone ! I don't know how to do the thing that everyone has showing how they are going ? It looks cool a d would like one ! Haven't done my weight since pre admission appt... I was sitting at 177, will weigh first time at first fill, just can't find a scale cheap enough to weigh my weight .. Thought ill wait until I am under 150 to get a scale !! Anyways if someone could let me know would be great
  14. bekah08

    Saturday.. Recovering blues

    Yes I should for sure enjoy the time ! As I am always doing something ! Just more time to myself lol;)
  15. bekah08

    Day one !

    Oh wow ! I don't have any dressings, I have this new thing it's like glue to your wounds, and it's amazing, it just looks like sores, apparently it's just come out, so was shocked to see no blood or dressing on my wounds ! Sorry to hear about yours
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