Location: Chicago, IL
Member since 7/28/2014


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  • 4 questions

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So scared. Lost fifty pounds and it didn't come off very evenly. Time to make this body look right. First son was rather large and delivered by emergency c-section. He came most of the way out and got stuck. They tried everything and ended up pushing him back in when his heart rate started dropping. I'm scared of this surgery because my anesthesia quit right after they got him out and I... READ MORE

Questions from AmISkinnyYet

I have the lupus anticoagulant and want a tummy tuck. Is there a way to make this surgery and recovery safe?

Hi. I had a major DVT in my left femoral artery a year and a half ago. It resolved itself within a week and I was on Xarelto for over a year. Due to rectal bleeding caused by... READ MORE

I'm allergic to all types of adhesive and I have an upcoming Tummy Tuck. What are my options?

All adhesives create a crazy tight bond with my skin. It's like they become one. So removing anything usually removes quite a bit of skin unless I site with this little pads do... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck scheduled for Sept 4th. Just found out I have a 5-6CM Ovarian Cyst.Is it going to cause any problems with my surgery?

Gyne doesn't seem worried about it. Says it should resolve itself and to come back in 6-8 weeks for another Ultrasound. I told her I was having a TT on Sept 4th and she didn't... READ MORE

Does this swelling look normal? (Photo)

My swelling seems to be increasing. I will be on my feet for the next two weeks straight training people. So for the questions. 1. Does the swelling look right? 2. I know I... READ MORE

Recent comments from AmISkinnyYet

My doc told me to change the silicone strips every 4-6 hours as they can potentially cause a yeast infection in that area. I am going to read up. READ COMMENT

Soooo weird. Your bad spot is looking better!! So exited to see yours when it is all done. READ COMMENT

Doc told me I could now-at 6 weeks. All docs are different. I am still going to wait a week or two as I have some dried blood in a couple of places. Tiny amount but a bit more comes off each week when I change the tape. Also I read... READ COMMENT

Can't wait to see your pics. READ COMMENT

I forgot about how much it sucked to be cold. Wow. You are right. That hurt. Stay warm. READ COMMENT