Location: Atlanta, GA
Member since 1/21/2011


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Reviews & Stories

"54 Years Old" Bi-lateral Mastectomy with Tissue Expanders September 24th...SCARY STUFF! - Marietta, GA

I was diagnosed with a Invasive Cell Carcinoma in June after finding a lump in my left breast while on vacation. The past 3 1/2 months have been grueling to say the least. There are so many tests and decisions to make. Before this, I never knew there were so many forms of breast cancer, or so many treatment options, I won't meet with the oncologist until after my mastectomy on Seotember... READ MORE

Acworthmom's Tummy Tuck Experience 2/10/11 - Marietta, GA

I am a 50 year of mother of two adult daughters. After gaining 45 lbs. with each of my pregnancies I always had a little pooch and the belly button looked like a frown. The past 3-4 years it seemed to get bigger and more wrinkled and I decided it had to go. I scheduled a consultation 2 years ago and chickened out, so this time I was determined not to deal with this one more day. I believe in... READ MORE

Questions from Acworthmom

Full Tt W/ Muscle Repair - Problem with Vertical Scar and Bulging Above Scar?

6/12 months since my full tt w/ muscle repair. The scar tissue underneath the old belly button vertical scar has attached to the underlying muscle, causing it to sink in, and... READ MORE

Recent comments from Acworthmom

Hey, I just noticed your response to me as I haven't been on for a while. Wow, so glad you got your implants. So, Have they settled in a little better now? How would you describe how they feel to you? A nurse from my breast surgeons... READ COMMENT

Were they able to go ahead and put your implant in? How does it feel now? Wishing you the best! READ COMMENT

Thank you! Yes, it is definitely an experience. I can't believe it's been over a year since my diagnosis, and I'm still dealing with it. I hope all goes well with your recovery. READ COMMENT

Sorry, I haven't been on here for a while, so trying to catch up. I had stage 2 Invasive, but because I had 2 separate tumors and my pathology was an aggressive tumor, I had to have the mastectomy and chemo, I didn't have to have... READ COMMENT