Member since 8/16/2012


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Questions from flatat45

What Happens if I Stretch my Body After a Tummy Tuck?

I had a full tummy tuck on July 27th and my main problem has been not been able to sleep any other way but on my back with two pilows under my head and two pillows under my... READ MORE

Traveling from California to South Beach Florida, Four Weeks After a Full Tummy Tuck, is This Bad for the Inflamation?

My husband surprised me with a trip on our anniversary and I will be traveling this Thursday, exactly 5 weeks or 35 days after surgery. I am concerned about how much walking is... READ MORE

6 Weeks After Surgery, Full TT and Instead of Feeling Happy, I Am Frustrated, When Will I Feel No Discomfort at All?

Although the pain has gone away slowly throughout the weeks, I feel UNCOMFORTABLE, SWELLING, some mornings I wake up and my tummy is flat, but by the end of the day it looks... READ MORE

What Are the Normal Symptoms That a Female Patients Feel After Having a Full Tummytuck, After Week 6?

When the surgery goes well, the post op went smooth, no infections, bleeding. What is commonly experienced in regards to pain, swelling, discomfort, limitations. For how long... READ MORE

Upper Abdominal Pain, Pain on the Right Side of the Tummy and Close Belly Botton on the Right, is This Normal?

I had surgery on July 27, 2012, six weeks ago. Every week I experienc a new symptom or pain, on week six is this uncomfortable pain on my upper ab on the right side of my tummy... READ MORE

Does Wearing the Spanx Make a Difference on How Flat a Tummy is at the End of the Journey?

Week 8 after a full TT, feeling much better, I wear spanx on and off and wondering if I should wearing it all the time. Usually wear it when I know I am going to have a hectic... READ MORE

When Is it ok to Start Light Weight, Cardio-Nine Weeks Post-Op TT, No Complications, I Am 5'2 H, 133 Lbs?

Stopped working out 1 month before surgery and haven’t worked out after surgery, Want to start working out, to burn calories and start tonning lets and arms. I am concerned a... READ MORE

Discussions started by flatat45

Day 17 after Tummy Tuck

I am a little sad and not sure if I am the only one feeling like this on day 17 after the surgery. I thought by now,  I would be at least 90% healed, but instead I... READ MORE

Recent comments from flatat45

Had surgery on July 27th, I feel my stomach is getting soft. It is concerning becuase, it gives me the idea that my stomach is going to go back to the way it was before. I have never been heavy, but that stomach was always there. I... READ COMMENT

You look wonderful, Congratulations. I had my surgery on July 27, 2012. It has been 10 weeks and I look at my belly all the time, wether I am wearing clothes or not, specially in the mornings, the only thing that I am happy about... READ COMMENT