Black Swan

Member since 8/9/2012


  • 348 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 3 discussions

Reviews by Black Swan

June 29th / Extended TT -Sacramento, CA

I come from a family of heavy set females and so I never been small in size. The smallest I have been is a size 10/12 and that was on my wedding day 32 years ago. However; I have always had large breasts but a smaller back and waist until two C-Sections. My children are 33 and 23 and having... READ MORE

Discussions started by Black Swan

Have anyone on over 190.lbs had an EXTENDED TT? NEED INFO

After a year of research and consultations with two doctors, it was recommended that I get an extended TT.  I am 55  yo, 210 lbs and had two Caesareans. I have always... READ MORE

Don't trust the 'Swell!' Have this happened to you?

OK, this is something I think only a RS sister can tell to another RS sister.You know how Our goal is trying to lose weight. Well,  this morning I went to the neighborhood... READ MORE

Binder vs Compression Garment

I had a miserable time sleeping in my CG the first night So, I wear the CG during the day and put the binder on at night. Much more comfortable for me.anyone else having this... READ MORE

Recent comments from Black Swan

I hope it doesn't. I'm hoping I get better READ COMMENT

So sorry to hear that you are still feeling bad. Have you talked to your dr about the type of pain medication you are taking? And have you talked to him about talking Tylenol in between the pain medication? That really helped cut the... READ COMMENT

I was on two types. We took the Tylenol in between the meds. Ask your dr if you can too. READ COMMENT

Also, if the one your taking isn't strong enough, tell your surgeon. I Was in two types and some of us took extra Tylenol in between the mess to help with the pain. READ COMMENT

Make sure to take your Med exactly on time. What pain Ned's do you have? READ COMMENT