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At 7:29am on January 31, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

LIPITOR HAS A GENERIC DOCTOR APPROVED.

BENICAR FOR HYPERTENSION NOT APPROVED IT HAS NO GENERIC HE IS GIVING ME SOMETHING BETTER AND INSURANCE APPROVED.

I AM MAKING SOME PROGRESS. ISN'T IT TERRIBLE HOW YOU HAVE TO FIGHT?

Just did the Agenda for TOPS Tomorrow. Rap Session..CRAVINGS and HOW TO GET BACK IN THE SWING OF THINGS LOSING WEIGHT.

We have had 3 terrible weeks.

A big hello to Ed. Gorgeous here.

The church is so good to us we use 4 rooms. They have a Food Pantry. To show our appreciation for only charging us $50 a month...the first meeting of every month every member brings food for their food pantry.

HUGS,
Reed

Back to calling doctors...

At 1:02am on January 31, 2012, Teo said…

Thank you for the group invitation, Marie :)

At 2:02pm on January 30, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Hi Marie Did the laundry got a haircut the orthopedic doctor has re-authorized my pill. MY PCP I am waiting for his call. Eye drops ok but go ny date do not spill any. Getting there but it has been an all day affair. I have not messaged anyoneas I was too busy. Hugs,Reed

At 9:42am on January 30, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

No they were just so so Russ cannot eat Chinese food. I am still fighting. The eye drops they will cover I just went too soon better not spill any. Crazy. Russ and Tom at the doctors I hope they do not come back woth bad news. I am not in a good mood so not messaging anyone until I quiet down. Npw I need to find out will a new prescription be authorization enough or does the doctor's office have to call the phramacy? In between duels I am doing the laundry. Hugs,Reed

At 8:58am on January 30, 2012, Belen Garcia said…

Bonjour Marie B,! How are you? I have seen you have also a Accu chek Spirit. Me too, mine is also Combo. Are you happy with this pump? I see your results are great!

At 8:57am on January 30, 2012, Doris D said…

Hey Marie. I've been kinda..off lately too about going by ppls pages. Well to be honest it's been babysitting 2 of the g-kids and today it's all 3 kinda puts a bug in ur system LOL!

Oh I so know what Reed is talking about with the generics and some of them not being generic and the insurance company. I've delt with Unicare myself.

Nothing much going on around here right now, K's stress test came back off and if he dosen't get into his Cartologist his surgery will be cancelled on Thursday just waiting for him to call.......

At 8:00am on January 30, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Good Morning,Marie. I am late. I have been fighting with the insurance company. I have Medicare. My Gap used to be Blue Cross/Blue Shield through the town of Arlington. Ignoring the 4 unions they put us in the state plan. My Gap now is UNICARE. They refused 5 of my refills. I must get a Generic. Some of my pills do not have a Generic. I have to go to PCP Endo Eye doctor ortho and they MUST authorize me to take the name brand. This is uncalled for. Insulin does not have Generics. I guess I am stuck. I will have to do it.

I have 5 egg rolls...can I freeze them? He also brought chicken lollipops and Beef and Brocoli with other veggies. I think that might spike me. I finally got my BG to 106. Russ sees doctor at 12 Tom will go with him. He is still coughing. 42 degrees this morning. I had to put on the heat. I hope Ed is doing OK> These are crazy days. I never heard of all I have to go through. I told the phramacist I would pay for the eye drops. He said it would be over $100. What is going on with you today? I hope youare doing ok. Sorry I am in such a fighting mood. HUGS,Reed

At 7:48am on January 30, 2012, Rayzer said…

Sure, A link to a Canadian group would be great Thanks

At 7:47am on January 30, 2012, Rayzer said…

At 11:31am on January 29, 2012, Kristin said…

Good to hear from you!!

I learned to treat my number like that from DINO... so it's been passed around the TuD community :)

Our little A loves the water. It's fun to watch him discover new things.

I go back to teaching on Tuesday. It was nice to have January off... I need to get my lesson planning started and get back in a rhythm.

Hugs to you!!

At 10:49am on January 28, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Hi Marie. What a late morning. I had called the pharmacy with 7 refills. When I got there I got 2. My NEW insurance company would no refills unless I go back to the doctor and get new scripts. Brand name refills my co-pay will be $50. I will ask my doctor to give me Generic. I did get Lantus and Novolog Medicare pays for most ot that so my Coo-pay $25. The town where I worked did no favors for the retirees with this plan. HUGS,REED

At 10:01am on January 28, 2012, sarah said…
Thank you
At 6:40am on January 28, 2012, chirawa said…

Thx Marie B

chirawa

At 10:33am on January 27, 2012, Robyn said…

My eye is starting to clear!!! xoxoxo

At 9:06am on January 27, 2012, Emily Coles said…

Hey Marie. Thanks for letting new folks know about today's event! That's a great idea. And good catch about the "refresh" thing. Yeah, I think telling people to click on "home" again is the simplest way to convey it.

Good work, lady!

At 8:39am on January 27, 2012, chirawa said…

Thx Marie for the warm welcome.

chirawa

At 8:35am on January 27, 2012, smokinbeaver said…

Hi Marie and thankyou for the welcome to the family! Ya'll seem to be great people here and proud to be part of the community!

At 7:43am on January 27, 2012, laurathepluralized said…

Thanks for the warm welcome and for the link to the geeks page! :)

At 7:40am on January 27, 2012, Andreas Care said…

Hello,
Thank You for the link you've shared. I'm sure I will find some helpful info on there.
Thanks Again,
Have A Great Day!

At 7:13am on January 27, 2012, valjeanne said…

thank u, hope u r well today, val

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