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Good morning sisters! I got a call from the hospital, have my pre-op date 3/4. The gyn office also called. The Dr wants me to come in to discuss the surgery and to have an endometriosis biopsy. This makes me very nervous! Has anyone had this and is it possible that it's just part of their routi...
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Many women struggle with the waiting time leading up to their hysterectomy, especially if the wait involves physical pain. Fortunately, there are plenty of remedies that can help.
First and foremost, if you are in pain, be sure to consult your doctor. Some women find relief in over-the-counter medi(..More)
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It is not uncommon for the bladder to develop spasms after a hysterectomy. Symptoms range from feelings of the bladder being asleep and not willing to empty to pain during urination. Some women describe other bladder sensations that sound similar to a bladder infection.
Usually this is the bladde(..More)
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As with other types of cancer, there are different types of breast cancer. Each type is classified according to which part of the breast the cancer originates from.
Ductal carcinoma, which begins in the lining of the milk ducts, is the most common type of breast cancer (a). If it has not spread t(..More)
A transdermal estrogen patch is one type of hormone delivery system you can use for your hormone replacement therapy (HRT). It can be a topical option that offers systemic menopause symptom relief by replacing the estradiol your ovaries once made. Because it is worn for several days, with this opt(..More)
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