cfromthebay

Location: San Ramon, CA
Member since 4/28/2011

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  • 1 review
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It's Really Happening! Excited! Scared! Hopeful! July7th!

I have been lurking on this sight for weeks staying up very late reading every word of your experiences. I appreciate how candid and hilarious you all have been as you share your tt journey. I will be having a full tt with lipo on my flanks. The cost listed includes a nurse coming home with me and staying overnight to monitor my vitals and show my husband how to change the drains. She will... READ MORE

Recent comments from cfromthebay

Hi Nervous TT, I had terrible itching too. Kept me awake and was unbearable. My PS prescribed oral steroids which did provide some relief. I have been using Aveeno body wash with cool showers. (Hot showers feel great but just lead to... READ COMMENT

Hi There! Dr. Prescott is located in Walnut Creek. He is a little more pricey than the other two PS I consulted with, but I really felt like he listened to my concerns and I trust him. I also liked that a nurse came home with me that... READ COMMENT

Hi There! I would go with the loose dress. With the binder, drains, and bandages, anything around your waist area ( like loose sweats or yoga pants) can be a hinderance immediately post op. Good Luck to you! READ COMMENT

I wore a very soft cotton terry swimsuit cover up. It zips all the way down. Bought it at walmart for 15 dollars. My ps even commented how how functional it is. I wear it for sleep and my post ops. Wish I bought more. Also the nurse... READ COMMENT

Hi Marinemom, I rented a hospital bed. Here in the bay area you have to rent for a full month, but I'm glad. The bed has mini rails on the side which I use my arm strength to help me pull myself out of bed. You will be depending on... READ COMMENT