I am 6'3" and weigh 320 LBs. I am 63 years old and am seriously considering Lap Band surgery. I've tried everything but to no avail. I have Diabetes, Cholesterol, and high BP. I just want to feel better.
Hi compuro, Welcome to our community! One of our members just went through surgery, Here's the link to initial discussion with us, she's usually on at least once a day, Pink is our "lab rat" as we are all learning something from her journey.
Hi Have you tried to change your eating habits to healthier choices? it sure beats starving on a diet being diabetic you should be on a vegie and protein plan of some kind eliminating all sugars and starches, It helps to stay away from processed foods too ... eat as close to nature as you can this works .
SW 247 CW 150ish maintaining
Remember the Gold is not in the prize it's in the Journey life may not be the Party we expected but while we are here we may as well dance
Welcome Compuro! I'm curious if you have discussed this with your doctor. If so, what is her recommendation? That's where I'd start and then I'd do lots of research about success rates, lifestyle changes, vitamins required, etc., etc. Good luck with whatever you decide.
Debbie SW 265 CW 150 maintaining - Don't exchange what you want MOST for what you want at the moment.
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