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That Time I Got Spayed

So I discovered I had this app installed on my phone. I guess one day I decided I needed to blog. But then I forgot before I actually wrote anything. 740 more words

Bladder Pain

Happiness Abounds

It has been a long while since I posted about my happiness. I’ve been busy enjoying a month long visit from my sister, while I recovered from my successful hysterectomy. 244 more words

Hysterectomy is not the only option for treating endometriosis

Hysterectomy used to be a much more common treatment for endometriosisthan it is today. However, it may still be necessary when other avenues of treatment have failed. 288 more words

ONE MONTH out ...

ONE MONTH OUT (exactly 4 weeks post-op)

  • All incisions are healed — no more scabs
  • Sleeping is improved but hasn’t normalized yet –
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Two Years Ago Today I Met The Woman That Would Change My Life

My surgeon!

She is one one of the best at Brigham & Women’s Hospital and specializes in DaVinci Hysterectomies.

She is a rock star.  She really is! 100 more words

That vaginal cuff thing ...

OK, if you’ve been following me on this surgery journey blog then obviously you know I’ve already had a hysterectomy … just to refresh … I had a… 1,420 more words


Should I have?

Today I just finished reading the book The Essential Guide to Hysterctomy. I come away with one question:

Should I have had my fallopian tubes removed during the hysterectomy? 520 more words