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Unread 07-12-2011, 10:18 AM
Things that worked for me

1. Not reading the post op forum before my surgery. I looked once and it spooked me. After surgery it's been a big help, but I didn't need anything else to worry about before.

2. Telling the anesthesia team about how sick I got after a previous surgery. I didn't realize they could add meds to prevent that and they TOTALLLY worked - I did not puke once.

3. Those mesh panties from the hospital. Read it here somewhere - they are not sexy but they stretch and my body was all sorts of odd shapes the first 10 days. They are hand washable.

4. Netflix. I couldn't focus to read and daytime tv is terrible. Instant streaming movies and tv was awesome - I didn't feel bad if I fell asleep in the middle of something.
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