toothfairy

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About toothfairy

  • Rank
    Member
  • Birthday November 10

Profile Information

  • Gender
    Female
  • Location
    New York

Information

  • Surgeon
    Dr James Bonheur
  • Hospital
    Greenwich Hospital
  • Start Weight
    184
  • Current Weight
    178
  • Goal Weight
    120
  • Body Mass Index (BMI)
    35
  • Surgery Date
    8/6/14
  • Surgery Type
    Gastric Band
  1. toothfairy

    One week post op

    Thanks Nicola. Your post is a big help! I think my cravings are due to advertisement I see on TV. I just get a bit down when I realize I cannot even have those food anymore at this phase. So you had lap band 8 years ago. How did it work for you?
  2. toothfairy

    One week post op

    HI everyone. I'm one week post-op and my tummy is swollen. Too much gas. Even if I walk everyday, it doesn't go down. How long does it take to get rid of the gas ? Anything I should take besides gas-x? I am also still in pain, and craving a lot of food. Is this normal? I wish I can eat something else besides the shakes. Help!
  3. toothfairy

    Optifast Pre-op (Weight dropping)

    LOL I already had 2 jellos and I dont feel like eating a third. I think I'll feel better once I start sipping a clear broth
  4. toothfairy

    Optifast Pre-op (Weight dropping)

    Please tell me how you guys cope up with 2 weeks liquid diet. It's my first day today and I'm hungry
  5. toothfairy

    New to TT & waiting for my date!

    welcome Ashton!
  6. toothfairy

    Staples out... puree in

    wow you lost 50 lbs in 2 weeks!
  7. Looking for some buddies near my area. Having gastric lapband on August 6, 2014
  8. toothfairy

    Anyone in NYC?

    I'm in between New York and New Jersey
  9. toothfairy

    8th Year Banniversary

    What a great story Tom
  10. toothfairy

    Can I work 4 days after surgery?

    Thanks for the reply. I am so nervous about the pain....
  11. toothfairy

    1week check up

    I am getting motivated reading this. Thanks for the post
  12. toothfairy

    2 week Post Op - visit with the nutritionist

    I am happy that everything is going well with you. I am looking forward for my own surgery and cannot wait to see the scale move
  13. toothfairy

    6 weeks post op - life is good

    How many lbs have you lost?
  14. MY doctor told me to rest for a week post-op but for anyone who did lap band surgery, is there any way I can work 4 days after surgery? Please give me some input. Thanks!
  15. toothfairy

    Aug 6, 2014 surgery date

    Thanks Island bevo. Exhanging numbers is a good idea. Give me yours and I'll text you back. I can email mine if you want.