Location: Colorado
Member since 6/13/2012


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Reviews & Stories

I'm Ready! - Denver, CO

I have been thinking of a breast reduction for a couple of years but started researching and decided that I did not want to put myself through such an aggressive procedure. Yikes, the photos/info. on some of the medical based sites are frightening! As my neck and back pain worsened and my self-esteem continued to drop, I began researching again. Thank goodness I found this site! The stories... READ MORE

Discussions started by MinCO

Best Ways to "Hide" the Surgery from Co-Workers?

I know it sounds silly but I would rather not explain this surgery to others at work.  I am just really embarassed about it??? I have hidden them well and people have... READ MORE

Recent comments from MinCO

No, I did not have a catheter. I specifically asked before going into surgery. I was the same way...just wanted to know... READ COMMENT

I'm 16 days post surgery and I still have slight bruising in my torso and a couple of areas of my stomach are still a bit tender to the touch. The doc said that the bruising happens in some people but not all. I asked about the... READ COMMENT

Ok, I have a bra that I do not recommend - Warner's 01298. It was really comfortable when I tried it on but it has these bumps in the cup. (Website description - Molded, contour wire free cups have a lightly padded bump along bottom... READ COMMENT

I'm 2 weeks post-op and still wearing the surgical vest. I have a follow-up appointment tomorrow and am really hoping that he will give me the OK to wear something other than this vest. It comes up pretty high under my arms and high... READ COMMENT

I am making it through the day but make myself I lie down and rest for a short bit when I get home. The beginning of a school year is exhausting for everyone, though. I can't wait to see my surgeon on Tuesday and tell him I... READ COMMENT