I I'm Considering The Gastric Sleeve

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 35 People

    Hi, I'm considering the sleeve.

    But I want to talk to someone that's had it. I want to know if you've had any cosmetic surgery since the sleeve. What kind? Was it really necessary or just more of a confidence thing? I asked this same question on an online forum for people that's had the sleeve and never got a...
    BadGirlLost BadGirlLost
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 9, 2015

    I am cosidering having VGS.

    Shared my decision with friends the other night and got very mixed reviews. I was a little shocked by some of their responses. I know they love me and will support me but I find it funny that when you talk with certain people about weight loss surgery there are some strong...
    Maeminglea Maeminglea
    36-40, F
    Dec 21, 2015

    I'm thinking to get the Gastric Sleeve done ,

    but scared to the moon !! Any one who has done it for over a year ? Please help and suggest !! Eagerly need to hear all your experiences !! Light and luck
    IovinglifeAngel IovinglifeAngel
    41-45, F
    1 Response Dec 18, 2014

    Weight Loss Option

    Hi all. I had the band for almost 3 years. Had it removed a little over 6 months ago. Gained a ton of weight back. Feeling terrible and like a failure. Considering the sleeve, going through all the steps now. I would like some first hand advice. I'm terrified of the pain...
    Cudlyqt Cudlyqt
    4 Responses Mar 27, 2012

    I want to have this done

    because I've had weight issues all my life. I'm at least 100# overweight and I feel this would help me feel better and bring positive changes into my life.
    BeyondGreenEyes BeyondGreenEyes
    36-40, F
    1 Response Mar 27, 2015

    Lap Band To Sleeve Process

    I  begin by saying I too had the lap band placement in 2008..with minimal loss 15 lbs..no problems just never found that sweet spot everyone talks about. I had it removed august 2011 to went then get the gastric sleeve done. Since the removal of the band I was immediately...
    redcopper redcopper
    51-55, F
    1 Response Apr 25, 2012
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