Location: Toronto, ON
Member since 7/17/2013


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  • 1 review
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Reviews & Stories

Pretty Nervous - Mississauga, ON

I don't do well with anesthesia; I tend to throw up a lot, I've had two c sections and my stomach is a road map of scars, separated muscles, flab, and a lovely uneven apron hanging over. My mother in law thinks I am just fat and is horrified that I still look pregnant. Even when I tell her I am only seven pounds over my pre-pregnancy weight (and I am 44 years old) she tells me I look awful.... READ MORE

Questions from Katymary

Will I Be Able to Cuddle my Baby Beside Me or on my Lap?

My baby is 9 months old and I weaned him for the surgery. I know I won't be able to lift him after the abdominoplasty, but will we be able to cuddle? READ MORE

Discussions started by Katymary

is anyone else drain-free at 3 days Post Op

I didn't get a drain. My surgeon uses a drain-free technique. Are the drains really a hassle? Do they speed up or slow down recovery? I have a lot of swelling, I wonder if the... READ MORE

Recent comments from Katymary

You don't feel normal for about 8 weeks. It's hard to walk upright - the skin is tight and the muscles weak and sore. The incision heals quickly the rest of the tummy is long. At four months post op I still have no sensation below the... READ COMMENT

Thank you, everyone! I think you're right. I think I pulled something and popped a stitch and when I touch the area, I swear it feels like shingles! Uugh. READ COMMENT

I've got a problem I can't identify and I'm hoping someone might know what it is. A week ago I shifted on the couch and felt a tiny but intense sharp stinging pain on the upper left side of my incision. The area got red and tender. It... READ COMMENT

Nitroglycerin cream, sitx baths (20 min/3x/day) and if really bad...botox! Yes, I have experienced this. READ COMMENT

Sounds like a fissure :( READ COMMENT