LB Acronyms

LB- Lap Band

WLS- Weight Loss Surgery

PB- Productive Burping

NSV- Non Scale Victory

RNY = Roux-en-Y (gastric bypass)

EBW = excess body weight

BMI = body mass index

SF = Sugar Free

FF = Fat Free

Onederland- The state of weighing 100-199.9 pounds ;)


  1. Thank you for this! I am just starting my research and pondering if WLS is the right option for me, so I have been reading a lot of blogs and not understanding people

    1. Hey Jessica, If you have any questions or want to chat about it, feel free to email me! I am an open book :)