Location: Washington, DC
Member since 2/24/2014


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Reviews & Stories

Sweetsmyl3 Who Needs to Lose Major Weight - Tijuana, Mexico

I have been dieting for 30+ years and would like some help in accomplishing some major weight loss. I will be 57 year old this year and need to do something soon with this weight because my blood pressure is high, my knees are in bad shape and I am physically tired. However, my insurance company will not pay for any obesity or morbid obesity surgery. I am considering going to Mexico to have... READ MORE

Questions from PCNwosu

I am a 57 yo female suffering from obesity. Why is my insurance company (BCBS) giving me such a hassle to do surgery? (photo)

I have been on so many diets to have lost 30 or 35 lbs and gain 40 or 50 back. My insurance company is giving me such a run around it is driving me crazy. I would like to have... READ MORE

Referring to a Tummy tucks - is it better to have the procedure done without the drains in your stomach?

I asking this question because I would like to get a tummy tuck done. I have lost 100 lbs due to having a gastric sleeve done. Now I have so much loose skin and would like to... READ MORE

Recent comments from PCNwosu

Please consider your health. You would not regret it. I had VSG in 2014 and have not regretted it once. Matter of fact I went to a doctor in Bloomfield, Michigan. Dr. Pleatman. He is an expert in his field and very pleasant with a... READ COMMENT

Hi I went to Dr. Pleatman for my VS. He is truly a wonderful Doctor. I too came from out of town with my family and stayed a week at the hotel recommended by Dr. Pleatmans ofice. I had the same experience as you did. I am not too into... READ COMMENT

Thank you so much for posting. I really enjoyed reading your information. I had my tt on 2/22. I haven't had much issues. I had a sleeve in 2014 and lost over a 100 lbs. I need some work done but with me being 58 I will take it... READ COMMENT

Thank you. I am really excited now. I tell you reading yours and other post on RS is so helpful. I am going to try to post my experience as well but I am not much on communicating on social media. But if it can help it could be worth... READ COMMENT

Thank you so much for the updates!!! Wow, I will have my TT on Monday 2/22. I am thinking about the pain level, but excited about the flatter stomach part. Your posts have helped me immensely. I did not order a lot of stuff - just... READ COMMENT