Member since 4/24/2014


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Recent comments from Elaineinspain

I'm 54 and have 4 kids, all C sections. I all put an excessive amount of weight on over the years much attributed to severe back problems and lack of mobility, but in truth I just didn't alter my food intake in line with my reduced... READ COMMENT

Nothing drastic, sounds far worse than it was. I just had 5 days on antibiotics and it was gone. Because the sutures were soluble they broke down in a small area leaving a small hole that needed to heal from the bottom upwards, so at... READ COMMENT

That depends on you and your body and how much muscle repair is needed and the surgeons skill, but for me after the first 48 hours I was managing to feed myself again with my feet as I don't have any arms. You will be sore and a bit... READ COMMENT

So pleased to hear a positive result with no complications. Homework certainly pays off when choosing your surgeon. READ COMMENT

I must admit I was surprised not to be prescribe post op antibiotics but having said that when I had my gastric by pass just over two years ago non were prescribed then either. The infection I got was somewhat unusual as it was a... READ COMMENT