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How Soon After Breast Reduction Can I Do Downhill Skiing?

I had breast reduction surgery 2 weeks ago. I am doing well, no pain, no issue. My surgical tape is still in place. I have walked at a 4mph pace,... READ MORE

Breast Reduction for Very Active People

I am a BIG time backpacker, hiker, canoer, climber, skier etc., 45yrs old. Just had a unilateral breast reduction. 1 lb was removed keyhole incision.... READ MORE

What is the Impact on Recovery (If Any), Sutures, Scar Tissue and Healing if Too Active Following BR?

I am a 41yr old female who had BR surgery 1 month ago. No complications, healthy & average BMI. Due to a miscommunication, I was back at work the... READ MORE

How Soon After BR Can I Play Golf?

How Soon After BR Can I Play Golf? READ MORE

I want to have a Mastectomy and Breast Reduction. After surgery, when will I most likely be able to drive and be active?

Decided I wanted to have breast reduction on non cancer side and total mastectomy and reconstruction on cancer side. Know this is a major surgery... READ MORE

Edema + 1-2 pitting to the bottom of my breast. What do I do?

I reduced my upper body activities dramatically. No more lifting greater than 5 lbs. Light duty activity only (cook, wash & fold clothes and drive... READ MORE

Too much activity after reduction?

'm 10 days PO and the last few days have done a little housework and gone shopping with my daughter. Tonight I'm in pain and have noticed hard lumps... READ MORE

Post operatively activity and sleeping? (photos)

I wasn't really given any clear concise directions postoperatively. I'm really not sure how high I can lift my arms what my lifting restrictions are... READ MORE

wondering about limits..

I am worried about things like pulling on snow boots and wearing heavy winter coats and pushing pulling heavy store doors etc. simply walking through... READ MORE

How long after Breast Reduction before I can leave the house and do small social things?

More specifically, if I have my BR on the morning of December 2nd and my post-op/drain-removal scheduled for December 4th, will I be okay to go to a... READ MORE

Tips on getting insurance to cover a breast reduction (Cigna)?

I am 20 years old. I weigh 120Ibs and 5'2. I think I wear about a 30DDD bra. My doctor told me to get active and strengthen my core to help my neck,... READ MORE

Will I be able to care for my children, drive, and cook the following day?

I would like to have a breast lift with a reduction performed. I have to care for my 4 year old. READ MORE

I'm planning to have a breast reduction in 6 months and want to prepare my body to heal the best that it can. Any suggestions?

Hello, I am planning to have a breast reduction in 6 months and I wanted to prepare my body to heal the best that it can. I am currently losing weight... READ MORE

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