Location: illinoise
Member since 7/17/2012


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back on track

Hello, I am a 52 year old woman, mother, and wife, and have three children. Two of my children are adults living outside the home, and my youngest is nine, yea, I said nine, lol...All my life I have had a large belly, even at 100 lbs, which has been quite a while. I am 5'2, and 160 lbs. My surgery is on November 5, and I am getting cold feet as well as feeling guilty about spending such a... READ MORE

Questions from nanny938

Why Am I Still Swollen and Look Like I Have a Big Belly Still After 10 Days PO? (photo)

52 years old, had a tt with mr, and some lipo on my hips. I am still very swollen, and I see women on this site, 3 days PO, and they don't look like I do. My PS said swelling... READ MORE

Is This Normal Swelling for 6 Months Po Tummy Tuck? (photo)

Hello, I am 6 months po tummy tuck with muscle repair and not happy with my results. When I sit down, I have a spare tire around my belly, and have never been flat. My PS tells... READ MORE

How long from liposuction of the abdomen will I see results?

My question is, how long before I see results from my liposuction. I had a tummy tuck with muscle repair back in November, 2012, and was not happy with my results, so on April... READ MORE

Discussions started by nanny938

I am having second thoughts, ugh!

Hello, this is my first time posting on here, I will begin to say how informative this site has been to me.  I am a 52 year old woman, wife, and mother of 3.  I have... READ MORE

how necessary is renting a hospital bed?

Hello fellow tummy tuckers, I was just wondering how many of you rented out a hospital bed and your thoughts on it.  Is is really necessary, or can I do without it? READ MORE

I feel heavier in other places on my body after my tt.

I was just wondering if anyone else felt larger on other parts of their bodies after their tummy tuck?  I am 7 weeks PO, and feel like my boobs and upper arms and back are... READ MORE

Has anyone had a breast lift and back lipo at a teaching hospital close to NYC

I recently had a tt with muscle repair from a local doctor who I am very happy with.  I was just looking at the difference in pricing, and the teaching hospitals, like... READ MORE

still swollen 10 weeks po

So, here I am, swollen again. I am getting so depressed that I am still not flat. Yes I look better than before my tt, but not where I want to be. I have just started walking... READ MORE

Recent comments from nanny938

Sorry, I haven't been on here in awhile, I sent you a private message. READ COMMENT

I was just wondering how much you spent in total, airfare, ect... READ COMMENT

WOW, u look fantastic, you certainly don't look like you just had surgery, no swelling at all. Even your belly button doesn't look like it is scarred READ COMMENT

Make sure you wear sun screen over your scar and belly, you seriously do not want to burn your skin. I would go with a one piece, suncreen underneath, and maybe when you are taking in the sun, just cover your midsection with a coverup... READ COMMENT

Thank you for the kind words, it is very hard. READ COMMENT