Even though I am not at goal (my fault) I love my band. If you follow the rules, eat slow, eat small, eat healthy and chew chew chew, you'll do great.
I've had mine for 7 years, no issues except GERD. I am very happy and don't regret it at all. Good luck with your decision
~ WORRY LOOKS AROUND, SORRY LOOKS BACK, FAITH LOOKS UP ~
Courage doesn't always roar.
Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying,
"I will try again tomorrow."