Feeling Strong

Feeling Strong

Location: Calgary, AB
Member since 5/2/2013


  • 12 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

Getting Ready! - Calgary, AB

Hi, I've been reading this site now for the past six months and find it very helpful. My TT was originally scheduled for October 28th, but due to the flooding in Calgary in June, my doctors office has been closed due to water damage. They have rescheduled me for February 25th which is fine with me as I wasn't ready physically, or emotionally. I am recently divorced from a 31 year relationship,... READ MORE

Questions from Feeling Strong

How can a treat a Necrosis?

I had a TT June 16 and I just took the tape off the incision this morning. It all looks good except for one spot about 1 1/2" long that is black. I'm pretty sure it's necrosis.... READ MORE

Recent comments from Feeling Strong

Thanks so much Lollie. Thankfully the superficial clot has dissolved and all is good. The clot was much mire painful than the surgery. My tummy is looking great and I'm now sleeping without the binder, though my tummy feels vulnerable... READ COMMENT

I forgot to mention that Carol said to never pull the CG up or down while it's on as it can pull the tissue away from the muscles. READ COMMENT

Hi there. I am 5'3" and a regular torso, but when I sit down it moves up. I'm thinking the 3 panel will be the same way. Too bad it wasn't made with cut outs on the side to deter this from happening. :( READ COMMENT

Hi there, I ended up with the Ken pouch three days after surgery and I had to yell at my sister in the next room to come and see as it was just like Carol the nurse said it would be. Really strange, lol. READ COMMENT

Hi there. You're looking great! I too am having surgery with Dr. P on Monday and am VERY excited. I'm also glad to hear you're happy with his work. I get a kick out of his nurse Lana, as she kicked me in the pants in February to lose... READ COMMENT