Tags » Hysterectomy

A quick insomnia note

im hung between sleep and no sleep. I somehow decided to read my sisters blog and God knew I needed to read her last post. … 206 more words

My painful truth....

Trying to articulate something painful is difficult.  But I will give it a go.  After all, isn’t this the purpose of a blog?

Sadly, this is my pain that I confront on a daily basis.  529 more words

In the meantime

~~While we wait for the final word on the adoption, here are some things that have been on my mind~~

Let me first start by stating that I don’t want this to become a blog about cancer but I do think it is worth talking about. 412 more words


UnitedHealth steps in to help GYNs make better decisions regarding hysterectomies

The preferred route for a hysterectomy is vaginal. This means the entire surgery is done through the vagina with no incisions in the abdomen of any kind. 765 more words

Evidence Based Medicine

My uterus rebels.

I’ve done a lot of thinking and soul-searching in the last few months. Gotten a second opinion. Tried a medical device called a pessary which was, in short, nightmarish. 592 more words

Calling all Perimenopausal and Menopausal Women…

No, this is not the rallying cry of a woman on the edge seeking sisters-in-arms to go forth into battle with me as we gnash our teeth, club unsuspecting menfolk across their skulls and just generally wreak havoc while leaving a trail of mayhem in our wake. 201 more words


The Fountain of Youth

A few women in our Senior Center stand out because they look so amazingly young. They must be in their 70s, but could easily pass for 50. 160 more words

Popular Culture