Location: Columbia, South Carolina
Member since 1/18/2011


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Reviews & Stories

27yr Old Mom of 4 Ready for "The Change"!! - Camden, SC

Okay. So I'm just starting out. I have my first consultation on January 31st. I'm really excited, but let's be realistic. Can a stay at home mom of 4 boys (ages 10, 4, 3, & 18mths) really undergo something like this? I'm 5'2" (on a good day I'm 5'2" and 1/2"!!) and only weigh around 120lbs. I've never been over weight in my life... READ MORE

Questions from Momby4boys

Is a Tummy Tuck Without Muscle Repair Cheaper?

I'm a 27 yr old mother of 4 boys, the last 3 being within 3.5yrs. I had my first child at 16yrs old and I gained almost 60lbs. My other pregnancies were normal weight gain... READ MORE

Discussions started by Momby4boys

Pottying after a Tummy Tuck days 1-3 *Serious Question*

Please tell me about your experiences using the bathroom (just peeing) the first day after surgery. My PS wants to send me home with a catheter but it kind of freaks me out.... READ MORE

Recent comments from Momby4boys

Good luck for you. I'm your exact size. You can see my before and after pictures. I'm 3 weeks Post-Op tomorrow, but feel pretty much just like normal. There's still a little pulling and my hips (where the incision stops) hurts if I lay... READ COMMENT

I couldn't breathe for like 3 days. HOWEVER!!! It is EXTREMELY important that you take long, slow, regular deep breaths so that the fluid doesn't build up in your lungs and cause pnuemonia. Just breathe!! :) And cough a little. more... READ COMMENT

:) I spent almost a month telling myself that the recovery was going to be like walking through hell and back. That's what you need to do. Don't go into it assuming that you'll come out feeling like me. I have an EXTREMELY high... READ COMMENT

Hmmm... :( I know this has to be discouraging. Maybe you're body is just resisting the new change and will settle down soon. Not everyone recovers the same, unfortunately. I'm so sorry to hear this. Hopefully it will be just swelling... READ COMMENT

Okay. So I decided to go with the cathater and BOY AM I GLAD I DID!!!! It wasn't bothersome AT ALL! once I got home I went straight to bed, got up twice to walk around and then went back to bed for the night. The next morning dear sweet... READ COMMENT