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Why Does Medicare Not Pay for (VSG) Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy?

Morbidly Obese individuals are usually addicted to Food, have extensive health issues and are disabled (low income). Medicare will pay for... READ MORE

I am a 38 year old female with a BMI of 33. I'm being treated for high blood pressure. Do I qualify for a gastric sleeve?(photo)

I am a 38 year old female, 215 pounds, 5ft 7in. I love carbs and sweets. I carry all my fat in my middle. Before I was placed on BP medication, the... READ MORE

I want a sleeve gastroectomy so much. I know BC medical will cover it if my BMI is 45 or over, but it's not. (photos)

I just think I need a way to approach my doctor about it that isn't going to get me the same results: Canada food guide and excersize. Which I've... READ MORE

What insurances in Philadelphia, PA covers sleeve gastrectomy?

I've been calling many insurance company's, but I'm not having any luck with finding coverage...please help! READ MORE

When insurance company cannot cover weight loss surgery due to employer contract exclusion is there any hope of help?

Is there any program available to help people who meet requirements for weight loss surgery but have been denied insurance coverage based on the... READ MORE

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