Paying for Out-of-Pocket Medical Expenses

Instant Loan Approval for Out-of-Pocket Medical Expenses

With so many decisions to make when it comes to healthcare, it’s no wonder that unexpected expenses can leave you scrambling for answers. If you’re looking for help with out-of-pocket medical expenses associated with a procedure performed at one of our clinics, consider Prosper Healthcare Lending. A New Patients-First Partnership At My Bariatric Solutions, we’re committed to providing each of our patients with the care and support necessary to achieve and maintain their health and weight-loss goals. That’s why we’ve partnered with Prosper Healthcare Lending — a nationally recognized financial firm that uses technology-based solutions to help pr[...]

Proton-Pump Inhibitors

Proton Pump Inhibitor The laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (or sleeve) is considered to be a high pressured system. What that means: functionally, the stomach remains intact with preservation of the gastroesophageal sphincter at the top of the stomach and the pyloric sphincter at the bottom. But, since the fundus or “excess” stomach has been removed, the pressure on those sphincters is greater. In the first year post-op, this high pressure can lend people who have never had symptoms of GERD or reflux to require treatment with Proton-Pump Inhibitors. Your doctor may even place you on a post-operative PPI as a prophylaxis to prevent this[...]

The Trouble with Sitting

The Trouble with Sitting Do you sit in an office chair or on your couch for more than six hours a day? Then here are some disturbing facts: Your risk of heart disease has increased by up to 64 percent. You're shaving off seven years of quality life. You're also more at risk for certain types of cancer. Simply put, sitting is killing you. That's the bad news. The good news: It's easy to counteract and prevent sedentary components that negatively affect your health. Since childhood you've known that being a couch potato is bad. But why? Simply put, our bodies weren't made to sit all day. Sitting for long periods of time, even with exercise, has a negative effect on our health. What's worse, many of us sit up to 15 hours a day. That means some of us spend the bulk of our waking moments on the couch, in an office chair, or in a car. An Estimated Timeline of [...]