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Food to Eat / Avoid Before Tummy Tuck

Which Food Items Should I Include in my Meals Three Weeks Before Tt/lipo? What to Avoid? I know I should avoid vitamin E, aspirin, and alcohol. Any... READ MORE

What to Eat PRE-OP to Make It Easier in my First Week Post-op?

I am scheduled next week for TT and small lipo of flanks, I would like to know the best way to eat/clean myself out before my surgery to make the... READ MORE

Do I Have to Give Up Diet Soda?

I plan on asking my PS but wanted a couple other opinions in the meantime! I am a huge diet soda drinker (I work 3rd shift) and I have read on message... READ MORE

Heart Palpitations Post Tummy Tuck

Since having my tummy tuck on March 01, I was doing fine then about a week ago I started feeling as if I was having anxiety attacks along with heart... READ MORE

How do I get rid of bloating and swelling post-tummy tuck?

What makes the boating and swelling go away after 9mos of post opt from a tummy tuck? Non bloating foods are not being in taken! READ MORE

Why are pain pumps and drainage tubes used with Tummy Tuck procedures?

I have read many blogs reagrding constipation and pain pumps for tummy tuck procedures. I understand some pain meds will increase constipation,... READ MORE

What foods are advised after a Tummy Tuck?

I just had a belly tuck 3 days ago and I was wondering what I'm allowed to eat and what I am not allowed to eat. READ MORE

How soon after weight loss can I get a Tummy Tuck?

I have lost 70 lbs and have 20 more to lose. I want to get a tummy tuck in August (otherwise I have to wait another year to get time off work). I am... READ MORE

Is it ok to have sushi 4 days after a TT?

I feel silly asking this question, but is it ok to have sushi during the healing process? I've been eating chicken, steak and veggies everyday, and... READ MORE


I Did my 1st surgery in 2012 march tummy tuck/chest reduction and this April I did my revision on my scars/lipo. I been having the problem since first... READ MORE

Is there any specific foods to stay away from, and ones that are more of a benefit, before surgery and after surgery?

Is there any specific foods to stay away from, and ones that are more of a benefit, before surgery and after surgery? Also, even though I don't smoke,... READ MORE

What foods are recommended before and after surgery for a comfortable and speedy recovery?

I'd like to decrease tummy discomfort (bloating/gas/constipation) after surgery. What foods should I avoid? What foods are recommended? How much water... READ MORE

Is there anything I can do in advance to prepare my body for TT surgery?

I would like to know what foods I should be eating or avoiding before surgery to help me in the recovery phase. Should I be drinking a lot of water... READ MORE

Swelling and meals after TT

I'm 24 days post op FTT and BA. I find that the evenings I have a very very light meal I'm almost completely flat the next morning as opposed to... READ MORE

Food bloat and a tummy tuck recovery - what's a good plan?

I've noticed recently that wheat and beef cause me to bloat. I have severe distension & the upper stomach is HARD. The obvious assumption is that I... READ MORE

Hemoglobin level a week ago was 11.7, I was getting off my monthly cycle. less than 2 weeks left to get it up to at least 12.4

Since a 13 is probably out of the question. I have less than two weeks until then been taking 65 mg iron pills twice a day should I increase to three... READ MORE

Are there any foods to stay away from to de erase the swelling and pain by late afternoon?

I am middle aged and had a TT with muscle repair. Also overweight right now.... :-( READ MORE

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