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Unread 09-22-2011, 08:10 AM
Exercise if you can

I just had my TAH on Monday. I decided to do a little bit of exercise every day before my surgery so for 15 days, I did 15 minutes a day and it has really helped. If you can just get your arms and legs strengthened you will be glad you did. I am able to lift myself with my arms and legs and it has really helped.

Of course, check with your doctor first because all situations are different.

I had a softball, a volleyball and several golf ball sized tumors in me. The doctor said "You impressed the OR and that is not easy to do because they see about everything!"

Remember, I am not a doctor, so check with yours and see if it is okay to exercise. I am so glad I did.
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