from GYN Diagnosis to Treatment to Surgery Recovery
Hysterectomy support from HysterSisters - diagnosis to surgery through recovery and beyond. Covering: pre-op, post-op, gynecologic treatment options, surgical procedures, fibroids, endometriosis, menopause, hormonal issues, pelvic floor, GYN cancer, oophorectomy, sexual dysfunction, and a step-by-step guide through the weeks before and after hysterectomy - the surgical removal of the uterus.
By itself, a hysterectomy is a major surgery that can require some planning for optimal results. Combining the operation with a chronic health concern like diabetes requires you to be prepared and proactive to allow for the best and smoothest outcome.
First, make sure your entire medical team is fu(..More)
A hysterectomy does not directly cause ovarian cysts, but they can and do occur after a hysterectomy.
During the monthly menstrual cycle, even after a hysterectomy, a functional ovarian cyst forms on the surface of a woman’s ovary. During ovulation, the cyst opens and releases the maturing egg.(..More)
You’ve heard over and over again: A healthy diet is important for a healthy heart. But what exactly is a healthy diet? Which foods are okay and which are taboo?
It can be easier to make heart healthy changes to your diet if you know which foods you should be eating and which ones you shoul(..More)
If you are contemplating a hysterectomy to manage a gynecologic condition or symptoms, it is important that you take some time to weigh your options and get a second opinion before making any final decisions. Today, there are a wide variety of minimally invasive treatment options available for a wi(..More)