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This is my first post. :) I'm a 41 y/o SAHM of two - 19 y/o daughter and 13 y/o son. I'm scheduled for a TAH/BSO on May 2, 2017. It's been scheduled since mid-March and I absolutely cannot wait. I've been browsing and reading this site since then and thought I should post. :)
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You can generally expect a lot of fluctuation in your libido throughout the first year or so of hysterectomy recovery. Much of this is caused by hormone changes, but there are other causes as well.
For the first two weeks or so, you will probably be so tired that intimacy won’t even cross your m(..More)
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Since you are having a hysterectomy, now is a good time to quit smoking. You know it's not a good habit. You may have even tried quitting in the past.
Smoking can have a negative impact on all stages of surgery and recovery. Knowing it will hinder the success of their hysterectomy, many Hyst(..More)
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If you are dealing with a cancer concern, you've probably heard the term cancer survivor. But when does someone become a cancer survivor? How about if you didn’t need treatment like chemotherapy or radiation? And what if your diagnosis is pre-cancer? How about if you are just at higher ris(..More)
Who would have thought menopause would turn you into a track star? It’s not how you planned to get regular exercise during menopause, but every time you turn around you are racing to the bathroom. Your bladder is ruling your life!
You’re afraid to leave your house, sneeze, or laugh fo(..More)
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Posted by Lmueller11 on Sun 16:20 in Post Hysterectomy
5 days post op and feeling really emotional . I had myself a good cry this morning . I can...
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A little bit about myself.. I'm 23 and unfortunately had to have a hysterectomy ...
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I am very frustrated and scared right now. I was feeling great this morning, ...
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