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I will be 31 years old at the time of my surgery, and I'm scheduled in for a LAVH on September 12th. I'm young, so I asked the doctor about keeping my cervix. I'm really afraid of prolapse, but I don't...
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While a liquid diet before surgery can be very limited, there are some different choices to help keep things from getting too boring, though hungry is not likely to be far off!
The rule of thumb is no dairy products, no solids, no pulp, and you should be able to see through your food and drink choi(..More)
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Many woman find they have no appetite in the first days and weeks following their hysterectomy. The stress surrounding surgery, new medications, blood sugar issues, and anesthesia can all contribute to the loss of appetite. Because calories and good nutrition are important for recovery, it is crit(..More)
Does anyone else with endometriosis also have IC/PBS? How were you diagnosed? What treatment options are you using?
Interstitial Cystitis (IC), also known as Painful Bladder Syndrome (PBS), is a condition with unknown origins. It can cause multiple symptoms including painful urination, frequent(..More)
If you find yourself alternating between laughter, tears, screaming, and basically feeling completely out of control emotionally, you may start wondering about your sanity. Instead of being crazy, however, you may be dealing with perimenopause.
During the initial phase of menopause, your hormo(..More)
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Posted by loonwatcher on Sat 19:10 in Pre Hysterectomy
So, this all started to happen really fast..... June 1 & 2 I was bleeding so much, I 've n...
Posted by Swalentiny1369 on Sat 18:53 in Post Hysterectomy
I am almost 2 weeks post surgery and doing pretty well. I'm being very good about not lift...
Posted by Magpie06 on Sat 17:49 in Post Hysterectomy
This is my first official post....and I'm at wits end :(
I'm 9 weeks post ...
Posted by Precio6634 on Sat 17:48 in Post Hysterectomy
I finally had my hysterectomy including ovaries removed on the 22nd. I had seve...
Posted by ShonnieHall on Sat 17:16 in Post Hysterectomy
Let me start by saying thanks. I had a total hysterectomy on June 8th. I've had gas pain...
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