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From Natural Meno Post Hysterectomy - Kept Ovaries
Just would like to see who else might be where I am in this journey. I am two years post op, I have my ovaries, surgery was related to stage 0 cervical adenocarcinoma at 42 years of age.
The past two years haven't been stellar but haven't been awful either. Recovery time was decent, I ...
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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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If your condition is not considered an emergency requiring immediate treatment, you should always seek a second opinion about gynecological problems. There are several reasons for a second opinion including confirming diagnosis, learning about additional treatment options, and peace of mind.
Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) causes women to experience severe depression, irritability, tension and anxiety before menstruation. The symptoms of PMDD are more severe than those associated with premenstrual syndrome (PMS). There are a wide range of physical and emotional symptoms that can(..More)
There are many myths that revolve around the topic of menopause, from going crazy to losing your sex life entirely. Being able to recognize what is true and what isn’t can help you overcome your menopause fears.
As always, don’t hesitate to talk to your doctor about any health concern(..More)
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I am new here. I'm really struggling with some things right now. My hysto was in mid Mar...
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Is there anyone who still smoked after having a partial or full hysterectomy if so how did...
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My surgery was just scheduled this morning for July 11th. Is there anything I should ask m...
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