HysterSisters Hysterectomy Resources
Help Along Your Way
If you've been told you need a hysterectomy, you typically have time to explore your options and understand what to expect when you are recovering from hysterectomy surgery. Below you will find links to pages within our website and community to help along your way.
HysterSisters Hysterectomy Articles
If you've been diagnosed with an illness or malady that requires treatment or surgery, your next important step is to do some homework. Understand your diagnosis from its basic definition. Understand your treatment options.
- Hysterectomy Checkpoints
Information, resources and helpful tips based on your hysterectomy timeline. This unique feature of the HysterSisters website is the "best of the best".
- Options and alternatives
Articles and resource information for options and alternatives to the hysterectomy.
- Pre-op Hysterectomy
Excellent articles for your pre-op preparation and plans. Questions to ask your doctor and more.
- Post-op Hysterectomy
Excellent articles for your post-op experience of recovery.
Hormone information to help de-fog the hormone confusion with specific information for oopherectomy (ovary removal).
- Grief and Loss
Grieving the loss of childbearing ability is very common after a hysterectomy, even for those who never wanted to give birth, or who had previously felt their family was complete.
- GYN Cancer
GYN Cancer articles for helpful tips, information and encouragement: Ovarian Cancer, Cervical Cancer, Uterine Cancer, Endometrial Cancer, Vaginal Cancer.
- GYN Genetics
GYN Genetics articles for BRCA1 and BRCA1, Lynch Syndrome and other GYN genetic related mutations.
HysterSisters articles with great information and helpful resources for fibroids.
Articles with helpful information about endometriosis
- Separate Surgeries
Article resources for adhesions, oophorectomy, scar revision surgery and more.
- Intimacy & Sexual Dysfunction
Post-hysterectomy articles and resources for FSD: Female Sexual Dysfunction.
- Fitness and Health
Post-hysterectomy fitness and health concerns. Weight loss, exercise, eating right.
- Pelvic Floor
You may be wondering if you will need to face the future with a leaking bladder. You do not need to suffer. Explore the treatment options for pelvic floor prolapse and talk to your doctor about your particular options.
- Breast Health
Information and resource help for your breast health from mammograms to biopsies
Stories/Journals written by our members.
- Bedtime Stories for HysterSisters
The title says it all. Fairytale reading from the Land of Hyster.