jazzylady

Member since 2/18/2013

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Reviews & Stories

40E to Hopefully a C! - California, CA

I have wanted a breast reduction/lift for practically my entire adult life. But it was always something that I didn't think could/would happen for some reason. After having several female-related surgeries, I swore I wouldn't do surgery again. But now I find myself on the verge of a reduction, and scared!It's the morning after. Still in hospital. Doing ok... percocet does nothing for me, so... READ MORE

Questions from jazzylady

How Does the Breast Reduction Surgery Differ for Low Density Vs. High Density Breasts?

I am 45yo with sagging, 40E breasts which cause neck pain, shoulder pain, and headaches. My mammogram tech always tells me I have the best breasts for mammos cause they are... READ MORE

Discussions started by jazzylady

Anyone get sick before surgery??? I'm facing possible SECOND postponement!!

I was scheduled for last week, and came down with flu a few days before.  Although I felt better, when I saw the surgeon on the day of surgery, I was cancelled since I was... READ MORE

Recent comments from jazzylady

Meant "blood work" READ COMMENT

HCG is not just controversial- it is downright unsafe. FDA says to stay away, and you can read Mayo clinic's take on it if you'd like. I have a friend who did it... had side effects and blood works shows some organ issues. READ COMMENT

Geret14, glad to hear day 2 was better! My day two was worse, cause I did more! Got some swelly boobies going on right now! Yes, take some time.. 1/2 days, whatever you can do. You are back early IMO. I know that all women heal... READ COMMENT

Cindy1008, partial collapse of lung can happen after surgery. It is not super common, but not uncommon either. it is called Atelectasis- you can look it up. It is not a full collapsed lung, and doesn't cause major symptoms- perhaps... READ COMMENT

Betherss, The only thing that worked for me was Phillips Milk of Magnesia ( a saline-type of laxative). I would only use it when I am home (ha ha- we are all home after surgery, right?) I had to take the maximum dose twice in the... READ COMMENT