Location: Kansas City, Mo
Member since 1/27/2011


  • 7 total posts
  • 1 review

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2 Weeks Post- Op - Kansas City, KS

Hi everyone! I am 2 weeks post-op now and thank goodness I have a job where I am able to take a month off. I am very active and am a letter carrier with the post office, so i walk several miles a day. Plus my husband and I are in a weekly bowling league and I have 3 kids. But no matter what I did, my stomach never changed. I had so much excess skin and stretch marks and wanted this surgery for... READ MORE

Recent comments from lettergirl74

Hi! I just started walking again 2 days ago at work. I am 5 weeks post-op and walked 8-10 miles. Wear your compression garment when you walk and that will help you tremendously! Good luck and good for you doing the Breast Cancer walk!... READ COMMENT

Glad you got 2 drains out at least. We are in a blizzard right now. They are talking 12-14 inches of snow here. i went to Walmart last night and got some groceries so that I wouldn't have to get out for a few days. I walked around the... READ COMMENT

Hi longhorn, Don't worry. I am almost 3 weeks past my tt and have had absolutely no problem breathing. Your stomach will feel like it is pulled tight, but of course that is understandable after everything that has been pulled and... READ COMMENT

Hey, by the time you are reading this, your drains will be out. WHAT A RELIEF that is! I am getting better everyday and wanted to start going on walks with my little boy and our puppy starting today. But wouldn't you know it, it is... READ COMMENT

Flower18, Hi! I only had one drain to deal with and the fluid never turned a light straw color like they said it would. It seemed like it was always dark red. My doc said that it was old blood and needed to be drained or it might... READ COMMENT