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by CherryAshe
Mon Jan 28, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: How much does bariatric surgery cost in South Africa?
Replies: 21
Views: 999

bariatric surgery cost in South Africa?

Sounds like the MIL needs to do some work on herself. It's always harder to be mean than be nice. Try to keep your head up and get through the day. (I think we are on a big time difference, so your day might already have happened). If so, hope it went well.
by CherryAshe
Mon Jan 28, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: How much does bariatric surgery cost in South Africa?
Replies: 21
Views: 999

Re: How much does bariatric surgery cost in South Africa?

I asked my husband to tell his mom never to mention my weight. She was not told of my surgery either. The other daughter-in-law is overweight and I never wanted her to feel like the spotlight was on me. She is a very nice girl, and her weight issues are hers. No need to make her feel bad when I've c...
by CherryAshe
Sat Jan 19, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: How much does bariatric surgery cost in South Africa?
Replies: 21
Views: 999

Re: How much does bariatric surgery cost in South Africa?

Sounds like the MIL needs to do some work on herself. It's always harder to be mean than be nice. Try to keep your head up and get through the day. (I think we are on a big time difference, so your day might already have happened). If so, hope it went well.
by CherryAshe
Tue Jan 15, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: How much does bariatric surgery cost in South Africa?
Replies: 21
Views: 999

Re: How much does bariatric surgery cost in South Africa?

I asked my husband to tell his mom never to mention my weight. She was not told of my surgery either. The other daughter-in-law is overweight and I never wanted her to feel like the spotlight was on me. She is a very nice girl, and her weight issues are hers. No need to make her feel bad when I've c...
by CherryAshe
Tue Jan 15, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: How much does bariatric surgery cost in South Africa?
Replies: 21
Views: 999

Re: Sleeve Gastrectomy

Hi Guys - thanks for your replies. I am not listening to the non-supporters. I am doing what I know is right for me and my health. I am still losing as I want to get to a size 10 Aus sizing and that is fine with my surgeon and dietician. After all, they are the experts, not some ignorant bystanders...
by CherryAshe
Thu Jan 03, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: How much does bariatric surgery cost in South Africa?
Replies: 21
Views: 999

Re: How much does bariatric surgery cost in South Africa?

You deserve kind words! That's one thing about everyone here on Miragesearch, we know how to support and uplift one another.
by CherryAshe
Wed Dec 26, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: Gastric Bypass Surgery Cost in India
Replies: 9
Views: 1027

Re: Gastric Bypass Surgery Cost in India

I had the lap band placed in 2012, with initial weight loss of approximately 60 pounds. At the time of surgery I weighed 375 pounds. Thus, my lowest weight with the lap band was 315. I have gained back up to 375 pounds. I am now seriously considering a revision to gastric bypass as I am learning thi...
by CherryAshe
Wed Dec 26, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: How much does bariatric surgery cost in South Africa?
Replies: 21
Views: 999

Re: bariatric surgery south africa

Hi everyoneI am 5 months post op and have lost a total of 38.5 kg. I feel great and can wear the clothes I want to now. The problem I have is my husband is acting so stupid and jelous and refuses to give me any compliments. We went out to dinner last night and as usual I hardley ate anything so he ...
by CherryAshe
Wed Dec 26, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: Gastric Balloon
Topic: Gastric Balloon Surgery Cost in India
Replies: 22
Views: 1277

Re: Please share your journey with me

Please share your journey with me. I have my procedure scheduled in the next two months and very nervous about the vomiting and Orbera not working for some people. What has worked for you ? And if you have completed the 6 months with the balloon how has it been thereafter? Thank you. Hi, I'm on day...
by CherryAshe
Wed Dec 26, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: Gastric Bypass
Topic: Bariatric Surgery cost in india
Replies: 24
Views: 600

Re: Bariatric Surgery cost in india

My tt is scheduled for the 25th and I'm so super nervous. Constantly thinking the worst.