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Things We Wish We Knew Before Lap Band Surgery FREE TELEPHONE SUPPORT GROUP CALL THURSDAY NOVEMBER 17TH 5pm PACIFIC
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Inspiration: Scale and Non-Scale Victories (NSV’s) Happy Thanksgiving! What are you grateful for?
11/22/16 04:16 PM by Sandi
Lap Band Friendly Food & Recipes What's Your Favorite Dish To serve everyone
11/16/16 06:27 PM by Sandi
Tips and Products to make the journey easier FREE TELEPHONE SUPPORT GROUP CALL THURSDAY NOVEMBER 17TH 5PM PACIFIC
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Tips and Products to make the journey easier FREE TELEPHONE SUPPORT GROUP CALL TOMORROW, SATURDAY NOV 5TH
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Weight Loss Surgery Is, or Is Not, The Easy Way Out
By: Sandi Henderson From SandisBandedLiving Blog
Today I am reprinting a blog I wrote back at least 6 years ago - Is Weight Loss Surgery The Easy Way Out? I get angry every time a "newbie" tells me that folks are saying they took the easy way out by having surgery. . . . keep reading

Preparing For Lap Band surgery -- What To Have On Hand.
By: Sandi Henderson From SandisBandedLiving Blog
I often get hung up in the details of things, planning to the nth degree, but somehow, even after attending support groups before surgery, and following my doctor's instructions, I still did not have everything I needed in the house for right after my Lap Band® surgery. I had tried many and decided on one protein drink, had some soups and some sugar free jello, but that was about it. . . . keep reading

Long Term Success After Weight Loss Surgery - Removing The Obstacles In The Way - The Power of You
By: Sandi Henderson From SandisBandedLiving Blog
So you decided to have weight loss surgery. You go through whatever pre-op program your insurance company or your doctor requires of you. Now it's time, the day has arrived and your mind is spinning in so many directions, the thoughts just keep coming one after another: . . . keep reading


On Being Thankful - Long Term Success After Lap Band Surgery
By: Sandi Henderson From SandisBandedLiving Blog
OK, so it's a week after Thanksgiving. That doesn't mean I can't be grateful, thankful, appreciative - of all the benefits that have come to me as a result of having Weight Loss Surgery in 2004. Here are a few of them, and believe me, each one comes from heart and soul: . . . keep reading

A Weight Loss Surgery Patient's Guide To A Healthy Thanksgiving Holiday - Thursday Inspirations For Banded Living
By: Sandi Henderson From SandisBandedLiving Blog
First and foremost Happy Thanksgiving to all! I am grateful for each and every one of you who reads my blogs and takes away something to use on their journey to health and well being. I am grateful to all who share my blogs with others. I am grateful for this opportunity to share my journey from 424 lbs in 2004 to my healthy life today. . . . keep reading

What do I eat for long term success after Lap Band surgery?
By: Sandi Henderson From SandisBandedLiving Blog
We spent x years before weight loss surgery going through life, often from one drive through to another or from the pizza place to the Mexican restaurant to the Chinese restaurant. Some of us actually cooked - what did we make? . . . keep reading

Making It Through The Holidays Again Maintaining My Long Term Lap Band Success
By: Sandi Henderson From SandisBandedLiving Blog
This will be my 13th holiday season since I had weight loss surgery in 2004. Every year is a little bit different because every year I am a little bit different. There are a few constants that remain for me so I thought I would share them and see if anyone else feels the same way. . . . keep reading

How Exercise Has Shaped My Long Term Success After Lap Band Surgery
By: Sandi Henderson From SandisBandedLiving Blog
It's 6am. I am sipping a cup of black coffee in my sweats and it's almost time for me to get dressed and leave for the gym. Today my schedule is 30 minutes on the elliptical, then an hour working with my personal trainer, then 15 minutes more on the elliptical. Then home to start the rest of my day. . . . keep reading

Long Term Lap Band Success - The Tools of The Trade That Work For Me
I had weight loss surgery on May 28, 2004. That is 12 ½ years ago. I had Lap Band Surgery so I was required to learn from Day 1 what I needed to do in order to get the weight off, improve my health and stay that way long term. There are some things that I do most of the time (not all the time for I too am a human being and not perfect) that serve my health, my weight loss and help me use my weight loss surgery "tool" to the best advantage that I can. . . . keep reading

Long Term Lap Band Success - Never Stop The Celebration Of YOU!
By: Sandi Henderson From SandisBandedLiving Blog
Time marches on. You have lost 100 pounds, or more, or less - at any rate you have lost a significant amount of weight and now you are living life as you choose, free from the burdens of obesity. You are no longer sidelined because you can't _________ (fill in the blank - fit on a roller coaster, in an airline seat, hike for a few miles, ride a bicycle, play tennis, scuba dive, tie your shoelaces…….). . . . keep reading


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