Location: nyc
Member since 5/12/2010


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Reviews & Stories

Tummy Tuck with Hernia Repair and I'm Sick with a Cold - New York City

Ok. I am not at my surgery date but I decided to get a jump on this. My surgery is scheduled for Thursday however I have a bad enough cold right now and don't know how to proceed since the mucus is slightly bad. I was hoping that I would get better over the weekend. I probably even gained a few pounds drinking so much 100% juice for the vitamin C effect- bottles and bottles. In addition,... READ MORE

Questions from sweetie1

Hernia Repair, Tummy Tuck and Liposuction Combined - Good Idea?

I have an umbilicial hernia and would like to have it removed along with a tummy tuck. However, the Surgeon also suggested that I have a small amount of fat removed from my top... READ MORE

Possible to Lose Too Much Weight Before Hernia Repair and Tummy Tuck?

I weigh 150 pounds from a maximum of 190 pounds, I am 5'5 tall. I am having a hernia removed in August, and will be having a tuck at the same time. I want to lose 10-20 pounds... READ MORE

Cold Prior to Tummy Tuck Surgery

Hi. I am having a huge issue this morning. I have a tummy tuck/abdominalplastly scheduled for Thursday (3 days from now) but I have a slightly bad cough with occasional mucus... READ MORE

Shortness of Breath and Wind Knocked out of Me During Sleep After Tummy Tuck. Why?

I went into a Tummy Tuck with a dry cough.The cold had been complete mucus/phlem expulsion & severe cough 3 weeks prior.When I first had my tummy tuck I had to constantly... READ MORE

Bra Line Lift or Other Form of Body Contouring After TT? (photo)

Good Morning, I had a tummy tuck almost two years ago and am now trying to address excess skin in my back. However, unlike a tummy tuck which is pretty standard and the... READ MORE

Recent comments from sweetie1

Well I experienced something similiar. My friends kept telling me that all I had to do was work out as my shape was otherwise fine. They thought that dedicated months of situps would resolve the issue as they understood that my weight... READ COMMENT

I haven't forgotten about my ladies I just had an issue which for the time being I won't share. I'm fine and will share in due time, nothing serious and I'm still doing quite well. Love ya. XOXO READ COMMENT

Oh god. I can't imagine. Mines has come out quite well- the lack of sleep and discomfort of it all were my only complaints past day 5 and up to about a week ago. I feel so sorry for you but my scar isn't looking great either and I've... READ COMMENT

Oh, no I actually don't believe in taking pills for many things. I pretty much take the pain unless its excruciating or I its a special occasion and I need to be A+. Therefore, taking a pill didn't even occur to me. I just accepted the... READ COMMENT

I would say that I was emotional for about a week. Once recovery continously improved and I began sleeping for 5+ hours a night I felt much more uplifted. I've been quite happy this week though its a process. Good luck! READ COMMENT