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Thanksgiving Celebrations – Pandemic Style

Since this year’s holiday celebration will probably be a little different, we’ve compiled a list of ideas to get your creative juices flowing. Be flexible and change it up a bit to keep your celebration be meaningful and safe this … Continue reading

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Will My Insurance Pay for Weight Loss Surgery?

At Barix Clinics, we work with many commercial insurance plans, such as Aetna, Blue Cross and Blue Shield (BCBS) and Blue Care Network (BCN), Priority Health, United Health Care, and Medicare. Which Procedures are Covered? In general, insurance companies that … Continue reading

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What Happens When You Tan After Weight Loss Surgery?

Have You Recently Had Gastric Bypass or Gastric Sleeve Surgery and Wonder About Tanning? Everyone loves the glow of a golden tan. But what if you’ve recently had bariatric surgery? Granted, the scars from laparoscopic surgery are small, but if … Continue reading

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Habits

Habits

Good Riddance to Bad Habits   “A habit is not to be flung out a window, but coaxed downstairs a step at a time.”                                                               – Mark Twain “The unfortunate thing…is that good habits are so much easier to give up than … Continue reading

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Acceptance

Acceptance

It’s one of those words that tends to put us on the immediate defense. A word that implicitey accuses us of burying our heads in the sand about our faults and imperfections, and demands that we now face them square … Continue reading

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