Brenda C. - Bakersfield, CA
I can go to sporting events amusement parks and school and enjoy them!
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I have been overweight all my life. I also gained more weight after the birth of my 4 children. The end of 2011 I became very ill and after lots of test and doctor visits unable to find anything wrong. So mid 2012 primary care gave ok for lap-band. Was scheduled for procedure 12-29-12. 12-24-12 was diagnosised with uterine cancer. 02-14-13 had complete hysterectomy 06-21-13 Lap band. 2) always teased and bullied as a child over my weight. As I became older wanted to stay home. Not having to do anything was easiest to stay home. 3) Being sick and thinking my weight was the cause. 4) Lap Band has changed my life. I am able to enjoy my 4 daughters and my 19 grandbabies. I am told daily how young I look. I can go to sporting events amusement parks and school and enjoy them. 08-12-11 my husband of 32 years passed away to cancer. If I had not done lap band I would be alone. But 8 months ago I meet the love of my life. I feel 30 again. 5) not sure the highest weight was
The patient shown underwent weight loss surgery. Typical patients lose 50% - 70% of excess weight. Results may vary.