I really want to do this bc everyone tells me how much better I feel but I'm scared to death. Don't like operations. Had a few. Really worried about the pai & recovery time. I'm glad to read that so many ladies are just as scared as me. Can someone who has had this done tell me what I should expect pain wise. My BR is on the 18th. I really need some encouragement
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Hey ladies! I just thought I'd stop by and let you all know that I had my 6 week appointment with my PS. He is just so down to earth and kind, makes me feel like I'm important.Well, ladies, now that I've been granted a part II to my journey, I thought I'd fill you in on what's been going on with me and my new twins! Nothing... more
I've wanted a br for a very long time, in fact when I announced my pregnancy in 2000 I said guess what - I'm this much closer to getting a br. Well, 12 years later and now its time. Have had lots of problems with my shoulders and neck since probably before 2000. I seriously considered br in 2001-2. Saw a few drs, had PT, injections, and taken anti-inflammatories. Mild relief, but still have... more
I've always had large breasts since I was about 11 years old. At the age of 37 I was diagnosed with invasive breast cancer in my right breast. I found the lump myself. I had surgery, chemo and then radiation. It has been 11 years since I was diagnosed. Since then I have been wearing a prosthesis in the right side of my bra. It was ok until about a few years ago when I put on some additional... more
I have been back and forth about having a reduction for the last five years or so. I am a busy mother of two teenage daughters and a 10 year old. I feel like it is finally time to do something for myself BUT I am chicken about "elective surgery".
I love to exercise , however my boobs have always gotten in the way. Running is out of the question, even with a good support bra. I have the... more
This week is my birthday so I will be saying HELLO to age 38!!! And in less than thirty days I will be saying GOODBYE to my 38G boobs!! SEE YA!!
My surgery is scheduled for July 20th and I couldn't be more excited. I found this site about 2 weeks ago and have been lurking and randomly asking questions and finally decided to post. Well I thought I posted already, but I'm not sure what... more
Hi friends! I'm so glad I found this community! You all really give me the confidence to move forward with my quest to have "the girls" reduced to a manageable size! I've been through a great deal in my 59 years, but now its 'my time' to do something for myself! Last January 2011, my husband and I lost our 27 year old daughter and our home to a ferocious house fire. It was, naturally, life... more