Location: San Diego, CA
Member since 11/13/2011


  • 35 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 4 discussions

Reviews & Stories

Do Yourself a Favor & Don't Wait As Long As I Did! - San Diego, CA

I am 54, had my reduction 2 weeks ago. I had talked about having this surgery (ad nauseum) since high school. WHY did I wait so long? I can't answer that. I hated my body all those years for no good reason. I am SO freaking happy I did it!!!! I can wear anything now! Went to the mall a few days ago, walked right into Anthropologie, and bought a SMALL!!!!! Went from a 32F (Chantel)to what I... READ MORE

Discussions started by shouldasooner

Hyper Sensitivity on Surface 2 weeks after BR

I had my breast reduction 2 weeks ago and was doing super well, just taking Tylenol after the first two days. But the last few days It feels like all my little nerve endings... READ MORE

Post reduction sensitivity

I am almost 4 weeks post op. Doing fairly well except this over sensitivity!!! I can control it with meds, but i am going to run out of the prescription ones soon and even... READ MORE

Insurance and your BR

Ok, so this is interesting and may help people in the future. I tried to get insurance to pay for my BR. I was rejected because I did not have documentation of back pain. If... READ MORE

How many of us turned out B's or C's?

I notice almost all of us wanted to end up a C, some wanted B. For me, I wanted a C but ended up a DD. I am wondering how many REALLY get down that far. Admittedly, I started... READ MORE

Recent comments from shouldasooner

Yep, I remember feeling worse before I felt better too. TRY to remember that you WILL feel better…and you'll even forget how you're feeling now. It is waaaaay worth it! Hang in there. READ COMMENT

Jacquie....maybe check out your docs on too. If people have left comments, you can see those as well as star ratings. READ COMMENT

I agree....go ask your doc about your options. Not too late at all. You should be satisfied. READ COMMENT

I had to have a mammo, but no blood work at all before my BR. Will be thinking of you on the 18 th. READ COMMENT

Re-reading my post...the u-shape pillow is the kind that goes around your neck. READ COMMENT