Member since 5/9/2012


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Mom of 4 - Dallas, TX

I have been reading all posts, which did help me to set expectations on how i will feel comimg home! I had my surgery on May 7th, and boy am I uncomfortable!!! I had alot of work done though, so I knew this wasn't going to be easy! I had TT, MR, lipo of the back, stomach, love handles, and inner/outer thighs. I am 5'9 and weight about 200# prior to surgery. Now I weigh about 184#!! I was very... READ MORE

Recent comments from JMS3331

Hi there, welcome to the flat side. I will be 4 weeks PO on Monday. It WILL get better.....mine is still swollen, and tender especially at the end of the day, but i have seen it get a little better each week. I had 3 drains in, and my... READ COMMENT

I had that too. I tried propping up pillows under my knees and back of each thigh just to take pressure off tail bone. I also literally sat on a gel ice pack...which helped to numb the pain a bit. Good luck, thisis the hard part, I'm 3... READ COMMENT

I completely agree.....milk of mag was far more effective than the other stuff. My dr told me or every pain pill you take, it slows down the BM process by 1-2 days. I'm 3 weeks post and still having problems with regularity. I slept... READ COMMENT

Awww, thanks for the encouragement! At week 3 and starting to get energy back! I'm really swollen today after all the weekend festivities ( what was I thinking????). Hope you had a great weekend, and I bet you look just fabulous!!!! READ COMMENT

Thanks so much....finally getting my energy back :) READ COMMENT