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Is Tiredness Always a Factor After Tummy Tuck/Breast Augmentation Surgery?

I am planning to get a TT and BA in the near future. I would like to know why so many women say that they are tired weeks post op? Is it from... READ MORE

Hard Bulge After Tummy Tuck with Muscle Repair

I am 8 months post tummy tuck with muscle repair. I have a hard bulge around my belly button area, and pulling "stuck" sensations with certain... READ MORE

How Much Rest Vs. Movement Should I Be Doing After TT Surgery?

How Much Rest Vs. Movement Should I Be Doing After TT Surgery? READ MORE

Why No Bending over After TT?

FIRST PLEASE NOTE an am doing what I'm told by my PS. I see so many moms who have FULL TT jump into cleaning house. I had FULL TT/BL/BA no lipo. I... READ MORE

Why I Am Having Pain on the Left Side That Feels Like Something is Ripping when I Move Certain Ways?

I have an area to the left of my belly button that feels like something is tearing when I move certain ways or like I have done hundreds of crunches.... READ MORE

5 Weeks Post Op TT, Pain After Muscle Repair, Have I Done Damage?

I am 5 weeks post op (tummy tuck with muscle repair) and have been feeling quite sore over the last few days. i wonder if I have overdone things, i... READ MORE

4 Months Post Tummy Tuck; Painful to Sneeze, Roll Over, Pick Up Daughter, Etc. Normal?

I had a tummy tuck almost 4 months ago. It is extremely painful when I sneeze, roll over in bed, pick up my infant daughter, or just doing normal... READ MORE

11 Months Post Op Circumferential Lift - Really Concerned About Large Movable Lump Below my Naval? (photo)

This hard lump developed to the right of my abdominal wall below my naval 3 months post op. It gets larger & smaller but not dramatically. I can... READ MORE

Have to Return to Work 3 Weeks Post Op. Advice About How to Not Hurt Myself? (photo)

Hello I had a tt with minor lipo of flanks on 9/14. I will have to return to work on 10/4/12 and my job is really physical. I do alot of kneeling,... READ MORE

I'm Scared That I Caused Damaged to my Muscles From Getting Up Too Rapidly?

I had a Tummy Tuck 7 days ago and on the 7th day early in the morning my alarm clock was set all volume on high at 6 am by accident by my 3yr old... READ MORE

Restrictions Following BA/BL and TT?

My surgery isn't scheduled until Sept, but my doctor was somewhat vague about restrictions following my surgery. I understand that it will be some... READ MORE

Three Months Post-Op Full TT & BA. I Have Severe Acute Pain Right on my Incision, Why?

I felt this pain when I went back to work but it faded. I jumped out of bed the other day and the pain was so strong and intense that I was at a loss... READ MORE

I Move Like I'm Pregnant, is This Normal? (photo)

I'm getting a tummy tuck on 8/9/12. I feel like my stomach doesn't go with the rest of my body. I'm not tall, 5' 3" and small built. I have some... READ MORE

What Kind of Movements or Daily Activities Should Be Avoided Post Diastasis Recti Surgery?

Hi there! I had diastasis recti during my last pregnancy, surgical repair done for me during the cesarean section before 3weeks, I still have pain my... READ MORE

Post Op Affect of Tummy Tuck on Arms and Lifting?

I was told to bring a button down blouse to the hospital, as it would be easier to put on. Does this mean that I would not be able to lift a garment... READ MORE

Is it okay to sleep in my low bed after a Tummy Tuck. Will I hurt myself?

I got my tummy tuck done 5 days ago and I want to go sleep on my bed but my bed is low is it bad to try to get up fromThat type of bed I don't... READ MORE

Tried jumping rope 3 1/2 months after extended tummy tuck and felt a odd, dissolving sensation and tightness?

A small rectangle from my belly button to my incision is still numb. I can't feel anything there. I thought since it was so far after 6 weeks I'd be... READ MORE

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