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From Natural Meno Post Hysterectomy - Kept Ovaries
3 mo post op Lavh, 6 mo post c section, having all over body aches, low milk production, and can't seem to loose ANY weight (of course still struggling w pain but that's a whole different forum!) is it possible to have low estrogen even though I have both my ovaries, I'm 34, and that maybe that's a ...
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The rule for this varies from patient to patient. In general, alcohol should be avoided for at least the first 48 hours after your hysterectomy. From there, it can depend on a variety of factors. Some HysterSisters have been allowed alcohol at one week post-op, others have had to wait several weeks.(..More)
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Every anesthesia choice has its own pros and cons, and every woman has her own particular situation surrounding her hysterectomy that will affect her options. There is no “one size fits all.” Instead, anesthesia decisions are made on a case-by-case basis to accommodate the unique circums(..More)
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When the muscles and tissues supporting the bladder weaken or stretch, the bladder may fall from its normal position. This can cause it to press against the vaginal wall and even protrude into the vagina. A prolapsed bladder is known as a cystocele. There are several risks factors for a prolapsed(..More)
With the internet, magazines, and books at your fingertips, you can easily be inundated with information. But how do you know which sources are accurate and which ones are a figment of the author’s imagination? Using the “Trust It or Trash It” tool created by the Access to Credib(..More)
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Posted by vulcanrider on Mon 08:19 in Post Hysterectomy
I must be experiencing a 'shorter vaginal vault'... I'm 14 wks post op tomorrow, have only...
Posted by shellegal on Mon 06:51 in Post Hysterectomy
Hot coffee ladies! Granted there was a dose or two of Miralax some Smooth Move tea and a f...
Posted by Allioopie on Mon 06:31 in Post Hysterectomy
:bigcry::bigcry:Was doing well with hyst recovery, developed severe cramping, vaginal drai...
Posted by LoriLiz on Mon 06:27 in Pre Hysterectomy
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Posted by sapphire_34 on Mon 06:22 in Post Hysterectomy
]My hysterectomy was done two years ago. I have been gaining wait so I decided to join a ...
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