“Yes, I chose to get my son’s bariatric surgery in India.. And I am happy that I did it! The risk was much less than waiting for years before I could afford to get the surgery done in Australia”
Rebecca from Australia has no qualms in admitting that she couldn’t afford the weight loss surgery back home in Sydney and she chose to travel to India for her son’s surgery, Pita, all of 13 years, suffering from Obesity.
Being Obese herself till a few years ago before she underwent a Gastric Sleeve, she very well knew what it takes, and how it feels to be labeled as “Obese”. She had to wait for many years to afford the surgery locally, which she surely didn’t want for her son.
Now that she has the option of medical tourism, why not?
Why make my son go through all that I went through?
Some people laughed at me, some even said that I was being selfish to be choosing money over my son’s life and putting his life through undue ris…