Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Exercise + Breast Reconstruction
Hello, I'd really appreciate some advice because I can't find the answer to this question anywhere: I'm due to have a risk-reducing double mastectomy... READ MORE
I've found a lot of information on this site about how it's ok to do upper body exercise with under-the-muscle breast implants, you'll... READ MORE
2 months post double mastectomy-undergoing expansion-prepping for implant exchange. 3 weeks ago expander pushed through muscle (still under the... READ MORE
Can I Exercise my Pectoral Muscles and Resume Running/jumping Jacks After Breast Reconstruction w/ Under Muscle Implant? (photo)
I had reconstruction surgery in November. My PS said I could exercise, but says he wants me to let my pectoral muscles atrophy and not work them-ever.... READ MORE
Any risks in doing a spinning class or yoga 39 days after breast tissue expander surgery? I had delayed reconstruction. Is cardiovascular exercise ok?... READ MORE
I Had a Mastectomy...expanders and Reconstruction. My Breast Are Still Rock Hard. I Am Now Doing Water Aerobics & Gym, This Ok?
I Had a Mastectomy...expanders and Reconstruction. My Breast Are Still Rock Hard. I Am Now Doing Water Aerobics & Gym, is this okay? READ MORE
I understand that I'll never regain the sensation I had before the tissue removal. But is there anything I can do to make the odds of regaining at... READ MORE
I am 7 weeks post reconstruction with cohesive gel implants under the muscle. Will the pain and my muscle reactions ever lessen?
I am 7 weeks post reconstruction with cohesive gel implants under the muscle. Every time I flex my pectorals, exercise or use, they ache. It feels as... READ MORE
Very non-compliant patient needing clearer guidelines. How much do I really need to listen to restrictions?
I had a double mastectomy 9 months ago and was back at the gym 2 weeks later lifting. I had reconstruction surgery a few days ago. I opted for the... READ MORE
After finishing breast reconstruction with silicone implants. Do we have any limitations? Can we exercise and do everything ?
After finishing breast reconstruction with silicone implants,Do we have any limitations? Can we exercise and do everything we wish? Are there any... READ MORE
I'm planning to have a prophylactic bilateral mastectomy with tissue expander to implant reconstruction this spring. I'm no body builder, but I do... READ MORE
What could cause post-exercise induced inflammation in non-cancerous reconstructed breast 3 years after surgery? (Photo)
I had double mastectomy in 2006 and exchanged my silicone implants for saline 2/2013.About a month ago I started getting redness on the non-cancerous... READ MORE
I have had silicone breast implants behind the muscle, when lifting anything heavy it feels like my boobs are going to burst out of my chest - so... READ MORE
Is it normal to have pain at 10 weeks post reconstruction with implants under muscles when using pectoral muscle or arm?
I am about 10 weeks post reconstruction with bilateral cohesive gel implants under the muscle. I'm having pain in my right breast when I exercise or... READ MORE
My Mom is a breast cancer patient. Did Chemo a year ago, It was tough for her. After treatment she has been doing full-time work, But I'm really... READ MORE