Member since 12/28/2012


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3 weeks post op with PICTURES...feeling good!

Hi gals...I am a 37 mother of 3 via c-section. My boys were both over 9 lbs and my little girl was a "tiny" 8 lbs 4 oz. I have the "c-section shelf" and loose skin. I have worked out for, pilates, yoga, strength train and nothing rids me of my pooch. I also discovered I have the infamous rectus diastasis, where my muscles are considerably separated. I am estatic that I finally will... READ MORE

Recent comments from Finally3kids

Thanks dragonfly! I completely agree...everyone on Dr. Placik's staff has been awesome. I was scared, but luckily after speaking with Shari, I felt much better. I'm so jealous that you are back working out...are you so glad? I went... READ COMMENT

I did have muscle repair too, along with a full TT and lipo. My doctors philosophy is 1mph on the treadmill for each week post op. so now that I'm in my 3rd week post op, I can go 3mph on the treadmill. Not a super effective workout by... READ COMMENT

I think you're looking great! But I agree with you about the swelling. I am so tired of it! We are "surgery twins" and I'm 15 days post op as well. My PS said I didn't have to wear my CG anymore and spanx are okay "when active." I... READ COMMENT

I'm so sorry to hear that...good for you for trusting your instincts and driving yourself to the hospital. Please don't beat yourself up about it, it is WAY beyond your control. Please take care and keep us updated. READ COMMENT

I have 2 boys and my baby is a girl too...that's funny! I completely agree about the mini vacation. I actually enjoyed the weekend in bed last week, catching up on TV and no one bothering reason for guilt! Pre-TT, I was 5'3",... READ COMMENT