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4-6 Weeks Off Work Normal After Breast Reduction?

I thought I had been told by my doctor that I would be off work for 1-2 weeks, but when I called to schedule the surgery the scheduling nurse said it... READ MORE

Recovery Time for Breast Reduction if There Are No Complications?

How much time do most patients need off of work provided there are no complications from a breast reduction? Thank you READ MORE

How Soon After Breast Reduction Can I Begin Lap Swimming?

I plan on getting a breast reduction done at the beginning of November, once cross country is over. Practice for swim team begins several weeks after... READ MORE

How Long Do I Need to Take off for a Breast Reduction As a Nurse?

I am thinking about getting a reduction from my 34DDD on a 5ft tall average frame and yes I do have so weight to loose but running is horribly painful... READ MORE

When to Return to Work After TT & BR Combination Surgery?

I'm planning a TT & BR together. Realistically, when should I be able to return t work? I have a desk job. READ MORE

Can I Return to Work 2 Weeks After BR Surgery?

What can I expect during the recovery in terms of pain and fatigue? Is it realistic to return to work just 2 weeks post surgery? I work in retail and... READ MORE

Having Breast Reduction and Work in a Child Care, How Long Off-Work?

Kids 6 Months to 5 Yrs . How long should I be out of work ? My days are filled with bending, lifting, carrying, running, and kids at times plowing... READ MORE

Realistically, How Soon After a Breast Reduction Can I, a Hair Stylist, Return to Work?

Massive breasts need a reduction, concerned about holding arms up at work, shampooing clients, etc READ MORE

After a Breast Reduction when is It Safe to Return to Work? I Am a Flight Attendant.

After a breast reduction when is it safe to return to work? I am a flight attendant and I spend 10hrs plus, 5-6 days in a row.. In the air. I have my... READ MORE

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