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real sight

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Hello I get a gastric bypass surgery because of health reasons, been a diabetic, stage 4  chronic kidney failure, high blood pressure,  On a CPAP, haven blood clots in my leg, and I have had  spinal infusion on my back still healing foot surgery still healing this is too much weight for one body to be holding. I had been working as a CNA at nursing homes, also had a couple factors jobs. Am 64 yo, and will like to stick around a little bit longer.
I have been told that I needed 6 months consecutive  medically supervised weight loss visits, Nutrition Consultation,Surgery Education class, Support group meeting, Upper GI, Labs, this I have done.
This week along I went to see my pcp for 3th time, and sleep study this Thursday to find out why my cpap machine in leaking 41 percent, next week I visit psychological and a cardiac visit.following week I have a  kidney ultrasound he has ready send me For iron bc am low that was a 3hour visit. Along with more labs, if I'm right oct and nov pcp visit I ready in December. They're counting that June visit as 1,  s 292 in January 2017 282 when I seeking help at Bariatric & Metabolic Institute of Navicent Health here in Macon Georgia, C 261 g 145 
I have been on a keto diet for maybe 3mo loss maybe 10lbs a month  and next week clear liquid hope 2 weeks.

Height: 5 feet 2 inches
Starting Weight: 292 lbs
Weight on Day of Surgery:
Current Weight: 261 lbs
Goal Weight: 145 lbs
Weight Lost: 31 lbs
BMI: 48
Surgery: Gastric Bypass
Surgery Status: Post Surgery
First Dr. Visit: 05/18/2017
Surgery Date: 12/27/2017
Hospital Stay: n/a
Surgery Funding: Insurance
Insurance Outcome: Yet to Apply