Member since 2/17/2012


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Breast Reduction in SF - San Francisco, CA

I'm 57 years old, 5'7" and weigh around 180. I wear a (tight) 42DDD bra. I've been wanting a breast reduction for about 15 years -- my breasts grew to excessive size in my 40s. Tho I've always been on the busty side, in my 40s my upper back and shoulders started to be pulled out of shape. lots of pain around my shoulder blades. I had enough money in savings to pay for... READ MORE

Recent comments from NorthCoastGal

Thanks for your comment, Iowa.... I'm seeing my doc in July, so will find out more then. I think it's a matter of spin, like " you're gonaa look so good you won't care how you (don't) feel.". And docs need to minimize the negatives... READ COMMENT

Mine are numb too, 3 months after surgery. I understood that it was possible, but now I "understand" it in a very different way. I'm unpartnered right now, but I know that sex in the future will be very different, as breast and nipple... READ COMMENT

I'm REALLY glad to hear/read from you again. I have thoughtnof you so often since you posted, and I'm so glad you're in a better space. READ COMMENT

Hey, Viva! Good to see you here! I don't feel much in the nipple area. I have gotten a few "zingers" in other areas, notably where the drain tubes were. My doc said the stitches are all self-dissolving except at the T junctions at... READ COMMENT

Feb. 28, 2012 It's done! I like what I see so far. I haven't taken a close look inside the dressings/bra, except to follow the doctor's instruction to check the color of my nipples -- pink and getting good blood flow, not purple or... READ COMMENT