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I survived..... Just! (Placenta Percreta Cesarean hysterectomy) Part 2

Please Note images may be upsetting for some readers! 

Part one of my journey can be found here!

  • Saturday 2nd – The day went well – tried again to breastfeed, got out of bed and used the toilet.
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Health & Wellbeing

You Won't Find This in any Hysterectomy Brochure

Every woman fantasizes about the day she no longer has to worry about maxi pads, tampons, or cramps.  If you are a female and don’t then you must be in the 1% category of women that believes menstruating is a glorious thing.  1,441 more words

Ovarian Cancer

Bed baths and post-op poos!

Hello there ,

I hope you are having a good week so far ?

Two week post op, I have been dressed only in pyjamas, spent most days in bed and I am starting to feel a little like a fraud! 746 more words

Healing continued

My time of healing has given me time for reflection.  Being forced to stop has been a good thing, as I feel my mind has been given permission to empty itself of some of the rubbish of general life and concentrate on what is really important. 736 more words


Friday the 13th and my Uterus.

TODAY’S BREW: Cinnamon something, just lots of whatever it is.

By Julie 

All the time I get asked to tell my stories of my weird ailments and my struggles with my period and PMDD (premenstrual dysphoric disorder). 1,446 more words

I love turtles and this reminds me to fight

I am a Samoan girl

Pretty teine

January 9th, 2012 my world changed.  It was during first period of the day. 

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Osteo treatment and a warm mug of tea

Constipation diarrhoea. What? That’s an oxymoron!!! Except that it isn’t if you have untreatable Endometriosis on your bowel. When you are having a flare, your bowel becomes so inflamed that you can’t shit. 142 more words