Breast Reduction Q&A
Activity + Breast Reduction
Will there be any loss of sensitivity around the breast after a reduction? Could this last for months? READ MORE
I had breast reduction surgery 2 weeks ago. I am doing well, no pain, no issue. My surgical tape is still in place. I have walked at a 4mph pace,... READ MORE
I am a BIG time backpacker, hiker, canoer, climber, skier etc., 45yrs old. Just had a unilateral breast reduction. 1 lb was removed keyhole incision.... READ MORE
What is the Impact on Recovery (If Any), Sutures, Scar Tissue and Healing if Too Active Following BR?
I am a 41yr old female who had BR surgery 1 month ago. No complications, healthy & average BMI. Due to a miscommunication, I was back at work the... READ MORE
I want to have a Mastectomy and Breast Reduction. After surgery, when will I most likely be able to drive and be active?
Decided I wanted to have breast reduction on non cancer side and total mastectomy and reconstruction on cancer side. Know this is a major surgery... READ MORE
I reduced my upper body activities dramatically. No more lifting greater than 5 lbs. Light duty activity only (cook, wash & fold clothes and drive... READ MORE
'm 10 days PO and the last few days have done a little housework and gone shopping with my daughter. Tonight I'm in pain and have noticed hard lumps... READ MORE
I am worried about things like pulling on snow boots and wearing heavy winter coats and pushing pulling heavy store doors etc. simply walking through... READ MORE
I'm planning to have a breast reduction in 6 months and want to prepare my body to heal the best that it can. Any suggestions?
Hello, I am planning to have a breast reduction in 6 months and I wanted to prepare my body to heal the best that it can. I am currently losing weight... READ MORE
More specifically, if I have my BR on the morning of December 2nd and my post-op/drain-removal scheduled for December 4th, will I be okay to go to a... READ MORE