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Survival tools: Tonsillectomy Adenoidectomy & Turbinoplasty: A living nightmare for my 4 Year old daughter

Photo above is Pre-Op Appt….. Still a happy girl

We are on Day 7 post op of my daughters Tonsillectomy, Adenoidectomy & Turbinoplasty I still haven’t written posts on Days 1 through 6 as I was going to start that today. 1,841 more words


Recovering From An Adult Tonsillectomy: Part II

It’s been almost two weeks since I left the house. I’m going a little stir-crazy.

After dozens of episodes of Parenthood, Newsroom and Anthony Bourdain’s… 1,184 more words


Recovering From An Adult Tonsillectomy: Part I

On Wednesday I lost four body parts. My adenoids and tonsils. (Read more about why I decided to pursue an adult tonsillectomy.) The recovery has been, for the most part, manageable. 906 more words


Prelude To An Adult Tonsillectomy: If You Can't Believe Your Eyes, Trust Your ENT.

It all started with a broken wine glass. A month later, and I’ll soon be under the knife, getting my tonsils seared off.

How are these things related? 1,063 more words