Member since 2/23/2012


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Recent comments from charlestoncat

Dear all - really wanted to share a great bra with all - Coobie bra. They have a great website but I couldn't paste it here. If anyone has any trucal lymphadema issues this will count as a compression bra for insurance purposes and... READ COMMENT

I know that our PSs do surgery for a living but they need to be reminded that we do not! They are so cavalier with their "I can fix that" without realizing that for folks like me who have a complication every time a scalpel... READ COMMENT

Stella - I too experienced exactly what you are talking about on my left side (radiated side) and suffered for a year with horrible pain. Get a good PS who is an experienced in DIEP surgery and see if you are a candidate. Where do you... READ COMMENT

Thanks for the post - I think this happens more than we are told. I was healing nicely until a cave developed and then started splitting side to side smack in the middle. Yes - I am still in the throes of a Wound V.A.C.- a pain in the... READ COMMENT

Hey ladies - so glad to have found this forum! I have been looking for something like this since my surgery 1/12/12. Complication from the incision opening like the Grand Canyon still has me out of work and somewhat frustrated after a... READ COMMENT