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.
I'm having TVH, anterior & posterior prolapse repair and perineal repair in 12 days. I'm worried about the practicality of sitting with all those stitches, would anyone recommend a donut cushion?
If your doctor has recommended a hysterectomy for you, and you have explored all other options, there are some very important things to consider. Arm yourself with questions to take to your next appointment.
Take a notepad, a pen and take notes as you talk to your doctor. You will want to remember(..More)
When you are recovering from a hysterectomy or any other abdominal/pelvic surgery, you not only have to deal with the possibility of constipation resulting from the anesthesia and reduced activity level, but you probably will also be under strict orders not to strain in order to protect the healing (..More)
A loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP) is an inexpensive, minimally invasive procedure that can be used to remove abnormal cells of the cervix and vagina. This procedure sends a low-voltage electrical current to turn a thin, looped wire, which is then used as a cutting tool.
I am so busy, so are there some quick and easy ways to add exercise to my day?
After a hysterectomy or during menopause, you may decide it's time for you to become more fit and healthy. But finding time to exercise isn’t easy. If you’re like most women, you are busy. Trying to rearrange your(..More)