mynewstart 314

Member since 2/11/2011


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The 2 Week Countdown Has Begun! Full TT W Lipo Scheduled for March 14th.

Hi everyone :) I am a 43yr old divorced mother of 3 children. I am 5'6 and weigh 175. My first baby was almost 10 lbs. and my tummy just has never been the same. I am starting over in life and having the extra pooch removed is going to be a huge confidence booster! (Ex-husband married a girl 14 years younger) March 14 will be here soon :) Excited to be doing this for... READ MORE

Questions from mynewstart 314

Full TT - Normal to Make Vertical Incision Under the Horizontal?

I am starting to feel nervous about what my scarring is going to look like now. My doctor who is well respected and board certified, said that he may have to make a vertical... READ MORE

Discussions started by mynewstart 314

Hi! I'm new :)

I am so happy that this is available. I am happily making notes of things I never would of thought of. Thank You so much for sharing your experience! 30 days to go till my... READ MORE

Renting Hospital Bed

I am having my TT on March 14th and have alot of steps in my house. I have read suggestions on renting a hospital bed on this wonderful site. Does anyone know about how much it... READ MORE

Drains.....what do you wear, how do you dress?

TT sched for March 14. I could not sleep last night tossing and turning, thinking of details. How long do drains typically stay in? READ MORE

What do you tell your children when they ask about the surgery?

With Mommy all hunched over and drains hanging out they are going to ask why.... I don't exactly want my Ex husband to know I had this done. My kids 2 boys and 1 girl ages... READ MORE

Anyone out there have a TT done when they were NOT at ideal weight?

I am overweight (not obese) I am 5'6" and 175....this is a looong way from my ideal weight of 150. The timing and money is right and I do not have the time to lose the... READ MORE

Please help me with info on the best compression garment to buy?

After the corset the surgeon gives you and it is time for the "stage 2" garment...(what does stage 2 mean anyway), what brand and where to buy? What did you like the... READ MORE

Recent comments from mynewstart 314

Awww thanks! No fair you are having a hard time :( READ COMMENT

Swell hell sucks! I am back, do you guys remember me? How awful of me to stay away so long. STILL don't have working computer. It must of died because I ignored it for weeks. It is in the basement and I just did not go there. Had... READ COMMENT

Thanks Kimmers, you have been such a help to me :) READ COMMENT