Location: Carmel, Ca
Member since 10/10/2011


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Reviews & Stories

Pre Op Next Week...- Los Angeles, CA

I'm so excited! Next Tuesday (October 16), I have my pre-op appointment for my TT. I dread the photo part. It was hard enough to be visually examined by my PS during the consultation. Oh well, I keep telling myself that he's seen worse...but, in the back of my mind...I'm wondering :) I'll see if I can have the photos sent to me or I'll try to take my own to post. I'm going to wait until... READ MORE

Recent comments from beachygirl

Oops! 4 1/2 months since my TT READ COMMENT

Could it be that you're constipated? Are you wearing your binder? My PS had me wear the binder 24/7 for 6 weeks post-op. It's been 4 1/2 since my surg and I still have days when I, I wear my binder for a day and the... READ COMMENT

I had my TT about 4 1/2 months ago and I still have swelling on and off. Especially when I'm on my feet all day at work or doing something strenuous around the house. I wear my binder when this happens and the swelling goes right down.... READ COMMENT

I'm almost 3 months PO and I still have days when I'm more swollen then others...especially if I was on my feet all day. I can't believe you were doing housework on day 4!!!! Didn't your PS give you post op instructions? For the... READ COMMENT

Yippee for you!!! I'm 11 weeks post-op and loving my new tummy. My recovery was much easier than I thought it would be. I spent the first night at a post-op facility....pricey, but worth every penny. Only took Rx meds for the 1st 2... READ COMMENT