wmac

Location: Ontario, CA
Member since 7/19/2014

Activity

  • 289 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 287 comments
  • 2 questions

Reviews by wmac

47 Years and Discovering the New Me - Waterloo, ON

Having spent most of my life as an obese individual, when I lost 75 lbs, following 10mths of hard work in the gym and totally changing my eating, I decided I wanted to care for the hanging skin on my tummy and arms as a reward for my hard work. On a psychological level, fears of pain, recovery... READ MORE

Questions from wmac

Why is hydration so important in recovery? Also, what other nutrients are highly important and why?

I want to make sure I do everything possible to speed my recovery and do my part for the best results. READ MORE

Pouch of skin under my breasts that I thought would be removed during Tummy Tuck. Will this flatten or should I worry? (photo)

I'm 2 weeks post surgery from a full tummy tuck and arm lift. So far all is going well--feeling good, incisions are healing well, pain is very manageable. I have faithfully... READ MORE

Recent comments from wmac

OH MY STARS!!!! "And the award for most resilient, brave patient goes to...YOU!" I cannot believe you weren't "out" for that procedure! OUCH! I have read your more recent posts and found it interesting. Please keep in touch. I am... READ COMMENT

You have a wonderful way of helping me to keep balance in my thinking. I know that I tend to be hard on myself and get easily frustrated when I fall short. I'll keep what you've said at the forefront of my thinking...and try to... READ COMMENT

Thanks for your comments and encouragement. It gets frustrating when what is fairly simple limits me at this point in time. I'm hoping it is just a time issue. If the spasms are a result of perhaps a strenuous workout then it could work... READ COMMENT

You mean that wasn't you featured in the 11 o'clock news last night being arrested for indecent exposure? Joking! :) May I ask how have you found the pain in your ab area (if you can remember) at 4-5 months? I THOUGHT I was plugging... READ COMMENT

Your fading away! Isn't it exciting? I'm learning (the hard way) that recovery is a looonnnggg process! Definitely not easy for people who lack patience. Hoping my scars fade as nicely as yours have. Thanks for keeping your post up! READ COMMENT