horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 6 years, 7 months ago
OK Anyone 1 year out. What is your Average Weight - I was sleeved on the 15th and I know everyone is different but want to get a feel for this and to stick true to my goal. Thanks for all the support the last 14 months waiting fo...

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 6 years, 7 months ago
I'm Home and doing Pretty Darn Good - Surgery was Monday, no gas pains at least yet. Incision pain but nothing meds can't handle and just tired. But overall I feel I'm doing better that what I expected. My Dr.'s req...

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 6 years, 7 months ago
Anyone have to wait a year from LB Removal to Slee - Just wondering if there are more or less complications than having the surgery at the same time?? I have my sleeve Monday and am getting beyond nervous.

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 6 years, 8 months ago
I GOT MY DATE AFTER WAITING 14 MONTHS.. - APRIL 15th.  I am a Lap Band to Sleeve. My Dr. made me wait a year, but I also had to wait for Medicare to start approving the Sleeve, because I really did not want the RNY. Luc...

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 6 years, 9 months ago
WAS OK WITH HAVING SLEEVE NOW GETTING SCARED - Ok, I've been looking into sleeve for 2 years. I had my lapband removed a year ago Feb. 28th. Medicare finally approved and ready to schedule for next month. My dear sister  (ci...

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
MEDICARE CALIFORNIA, HAWAII, NEVADA Date's - I have seen my surgeon and am preparing and have my guidelines. Here are there guidelines: Patient is under 65 years of age. Patients has a BMI ≥ 35.0 kg/m² ...

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Any SOLANO COUNTY, CA Peeps out there... - Looking for others for support and support group. Will be revising to sleeve, had band out almost a year ago. Thank You: Terry

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Any SOLANO COUNTY, CA VSG'rs - Hello: Wanting to find some VSG'rs in m area and where they go to support groups??? Thanks: Terry  

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Juicing Right After Surgery??? - Can you juice vegetables after surgery, like spinach, kale, carrots.  etc.  It seems like it would help with some of the nutrition.

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
ANYONE BEEN APPROVED WITH HUMANA MEDICARE INSURANC - Just wondering if anyone was approved for the sleeve with Humana Medicare Coverage???  Thank You: Terry

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years, 1 month ago
Lapband to Sleeve Did you get good weight loss - Ok. I had my band july 2008, lost 20 lbs pre-surgery and 50 post surgery within about 8 months. I then lived in hell with slimies and vomiting and pain. Then completely unfilled fo...

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years, 1 month ago
DRAFT from Medicare/Palmetto for California - The Draft is ready for Oct. 9 meeting, states to pay on or after Jan. 31, 2013 for the Sleeve.. http://www.cms.gov/medicare-coverage-database/details/lcd-details.aspx?LCDId=3296...

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years, 2 months ago
Anyone have the Sleeve through Medicare yet.. - Since Medicare approved but left if up to each Region to decide, just wondering if anyone has had it through Medicare.  I know my Dr. in Sac, is doing one beginning of September an...

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
I'm on my way now that Medicare Approved Sleeve - I got an appt. for next Tuesday the 3rd, to get everything going for surgery. Since I had my Lap Band removed by the same surgeon, I do not think I will have to go through to many ...

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
Just got Memo MEDICARE APPROVED SLEEVE - HIP HIP HOORAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!   CALLED MY SURGEONS OFFICE AND THEY HAD NOT YET RECIEVED IT SO I EMAILED IT TO THEM AND THEY WILL REVIEW IT WITH THE DOCTORS. SHE SAID OH BOY WE ARE G...

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
Medicare's Decision for Sleeve is Supposed to Be T - I am waiting so anxiously of their decision, I really want the Sleeve. Somehow there last meeting in March doesn't sound to good about their decision.....

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
Impossibly Easy Bisquick Pie Recipe Website - http://www.bettycrocker.com/recipes/main-ingredient/bisquick-mix-recipes/impossibly-easy-pie-recipes So many yummy recipes, that can be tweeked for a lower fat / calorie's  I ha...

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
Do You Think Medicare Will Approve VSG???? - I am really praying they will approve VSG at there meeting on June 27th.  Reading their March meeting notes I am just not sure. What do you think? Has your Dr. given you any opinio...

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
My EX Surgeon is an A_ _ - Had my lap band out Feb. I am going to a different surgeon now but just received my med records to take to the new surgeon for Revision to RNY. My lap band surgeon stated in the su...

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years, 6 months ago
LB to RNY Revisions - How was your weight loss - I will be going through he revision. I realize everyone is different. I think my metabolism is screwed up from the LB loss the regain. I had neck surgery so in PT but am starting t...

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years, 6 months ago
If Revised from LB to RNY how long between surgeri - I had my Band out in Feb. How long did you have to wait.. 

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years, 6 months ago
Surgeon has only done 2 DS's What Would You Do? - I have Medicare, and I can only find one Doc that is doing DS between SF and Sacramento that takes Medicare. He has done about 1500 RNY and almost 1000 Sleeves. His patients are ve...

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years, 6 months ago
Do you know any Dr.'s between S.F. & Sacrament - Looking for an experienced Dr. that takes Medicare for Duodenal Switch. Thank You.

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years, 6 months ago
What is the BEST BRAND CHOCOLATE PROTEIN SHAKES - I HAVE ALWAYS USED UNJURY BUT FOR SOME REASON NOT LIKING IT ANYMORE AND I AM A BIG CHOCLATE ADDICT SO IT WAS HELPING MY FIX BUT NEED A CHANGE.

horselovenlady posted a discussion topic 7 years, 7 months ago
Any Dr. Steven Patching Patients out there for Rev - Just want honest opinions.  Your success or non success or any problems. Thank You: Terry
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