rbb825 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
anyone with any autoimmune disorders or severe art - Over the past 4 1/2 years - I have had many surgeries since my gastric bypass for kidney stones (5 times), numerous complications - adhesions, bowel obstruction, perforated colo...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 6 months ago
Anyone with Medicare have a tummy tuck paid for? W -   I know for Medicare they dont preauthorize anything and it has to be medically necessary but what I want to know is what do they consider medically necessary for a tummy t...

rbb825 posted a comment 6 years, 6 months ago
If they are saying not to have any artificial sweeteners, then what...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 6 months ago
bariatric mattresses - the best find ever - I have been looking at  new electric beds (if I ever fall into some money some day) - mine is really old (from my mom before she died 14 years ago) and she used it for about 15 ...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 8 months ago
Hernia Surgery - ouch - sprung a leak - Last Wednesday I had surgery for a Ventral hernia - open. OH, MY, GOD - this was the most painful thing I have gone through. I think even more than my bowel obstruction or maybe...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 8 months ago
Hernia Surgery - horendous pain - also sprouted a - Last Wednesday I had surgery for a Ventral hernia - open.  OH, MY, GOD - this was the most painful thing I have gone through.  I think even more than my bowel obstruction or may...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 8 months ago
calcitrol - hyparathroid - Sorry I have been away so long - I have had a rough year - I have had chronic resistant UTI's - so I have been in and out of the hospital for IV antibiotics and several more kid...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 11 months ago
Had a my labs done and dont understand my PTH at a - I am usually really good and interpretty labs and helping others with there labs but this one has really got me perplexed and my Endo as well. My vitamin D is 85 My calcium is ...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
Has anyone gotten an ulcer from using Voltaren Gel - I had an accident in my apartment and hurt hip and right leg really badly.  I actually tore a gluteul muscle causing severe tendonits and bursitis in the same hip - plus almost bre...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 2 months ago
How do I know when a hernia is really bad? - As most of you know my history with all my complications and multiple surgeries over the past year and a half.  Well, as a result of all that, I feel like I am 4 or 5 months pregna...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 3 months ago
boy do I hate Mothers Day = so depressing to be ho - Well, To me Mothers Day is the worst day of the year.  I know everyone is out celebrating with there families and I am home alone.  My mom died back in May  1998 and my Dad moved t...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 3 months ago
I feel like an idiot but I cant get my ticker to w - I am really very frustrated for the past hour I have been creating new tickers and recreating and then when I try to add it, it shows up perfectly but then on my next post, POOF = ...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 3 months ago
why do some people have to drink magnesium citrate - I never had to do anything before my surgery - just nothing to eat or drink the night before.  I was even allowed to take my synthroid, allergy and blood pressure meds with a tiny ...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
had an epidural on thursday and practically pain f - Post Date: 4/15/12 9:50 pm I am so excited - I went to the hospital for my epidural for L3-L4, they used a slightly different name (have to get the complete name on Tuesday) - th...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
had epidural on Thursday and pain is almost gone - I am so excited - I went to the hospital for my epidural for L3-L4, they used a slightly different name (have to get the complete name on Tuesday) - they introduced me to the anest...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
Happy Passover - Enjoy - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xm9zYat_U3I

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
for those of you who celebrate Passover - enjoy - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xm9zYat_U3I

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
My posting and all our complaining to OH - our not - After our postings and complains to OH, I opened my mail today and was suprised to see that I had notifications.  I guess it was a good thing that I posted the other day and sent a...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
for those that celebrate passover - enjoy - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xm9zYat_U3I

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
thank goodness my posting and complaint to the hel - I was so happy to open my e-mail today and found that I had my notifications from my posts - I was so happy.  YEAH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
FOr those that celebrate Passover - very cute - Follow this link and you will be really entertained - I know I was.  I was really suprised since it came from my dad and he doesnt usually have that much of a sense of humor and he...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
how come I am not getting notifications of respons - I am really confused  - I have been on these boards for years and have always gotten responses to my posts in my e-mail.  Even when I got a new e-mail address, it switched over.  I...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
Well, my hip pain isnt from my hip, it is from my - For the past few months I have been in so much pain, it is terrible. I originally had a hip xray and it showed some arthritis but that was it. It hurt really bad when I slet becaus...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
Well, My Hip pain isn't from my hip - it is my spi - For the past few months I have been in so much pain, it is terrible.  I originally had a hip xray and it showed some arthritis but that was it.  It hurt really bad when I slet ...

rbb825 posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
what is with bariatric advantage's website? - for the past week or so, everytime I try to get onto the bariatric advantage website, I get an error message - anyone else have this problem?
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Suffern, NY
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25.8
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RNY
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10/27/2008
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Apr 28, 2000
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