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
- 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
- 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.
Stories/Journals written by our members.
- Bedtime Stories for HysterSisters
The title says it all. Fairytale reading from the Land of Hyster.