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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

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

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

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

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

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


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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