Member since 1/14/2014


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Reviews & Stories

Age 62, Tummy tuck done after 60 pound weight loss

Thank you all for posting your stories. I have booked my tt with muscle repair and have become obsessed with reading about everyone else's. I have lost 60 pounds over the last few years through changing my eating and exercise habits. Still would like to lose 20 or 30 more, but have been stable for awhile and have decided not to wait any longer to get rid of my apron of hanging skin. One... READ MORE

Questions from lookahead

Constipation after surgery?

I am scheduled for a tummy tuck next month and feel prepared for the surgery and the recovery. The only worry I have is that I have a difficult time with constipation under the... READ MORE

How long after tummy tuck with muscle repair before I can play golf?

Will I be able to play golf 8 weeks after a tummy tuck with muscle repair? How about walking about 6 miles while pushing my bag on a cart? Could I play sooner if I ride in an... READ MORE

I had a tummy tuck and umbilical hernia repair 4 weeks ago. How long will the belly button tenderness last?

My belly button is very uncomfortable with any pressure on it -- so no waistbands. I am wearing everything pulled up higher than my belly button. Just saw my surgeon yesterday... READ MORE

Recent comments from lookahead

Miralax worked perfectly. Just be sure to start a few days ahead of time. Good luck! READ COMMENT

I am so sorry to hear of your loss. But what a blessing for your mother that you all were there together and with her. I am sending you all good thoughts for continued healing -- physical and emotional. READ COMMENT

Wow, you look great. Congratulations and continued good healing. It takes awhile, but we will get there! READ COMMENT

Just put up some new photos on my review. I am 31 days post op and feeling better all the time. One little spot on my incision where I had spitting stitches is my only remaining issue. The swelling still comes and goes, but overall is... READ COMMENT

Hi Myriam- Things are good with me. The past few days I have had lots of energy and feel pretty much back to normal around home. Riding in the car is still uncomfortable after awhile, but that is getting better. My other little problem... READ COMMENT