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Old 01-31-2010, 10:40 AM   #1
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Default Anyone gone to the CWM in North Chelmsford, MA?

Hi! I'm Catherine. I just got started on my weight loss 'journey', but I'm pretty confused about the weekly weight checks. The paper I got says that a weekly check is required from now until my surgery. I also got a chart to record my weight. Do I have to show up at the weight management center to weigh in or can I do it at home? I'm asking because it's kind of a long drive and I don't think my mother (she drives) can take time out of work every week to weigh in since it looks like they're closed on weekends. Hope to get an answer soon!

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Old 01-31-2010, 03:21 PM   #2
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Hi Catherine! short answer - i have no idea. but the CWM probably knows - and maybe your insurance company does as well. if they do require that you actually show up, maybe you could cut a deal with them so that a 'third party' [like your mother] actually enters and verifies your weight so that you could go in maybe every other week or once a month.

let us know what happens, hon!!!
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