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Was It Worth It?

I’ve started cleaning the house. I’m returning to my workouts now and life is generally back to normal. My biggest question left is: Was it worth it? 1,120 more words

Melissa, Pituitary Bio

From August 12, 2007

I am 32 yrs old. I started having sxs after my 3rd daughter. I started to have face numbness and weight gain after my hysterectomy in 2004. 371 more words


Finding out about teal

Six months ago, I had no idea what a teal ribbon represented, and I didn’t go out of my way to find out.  Now I’m well aware of its meaning, and I’m living it.   99 more words

Four Weeks

I finally made it to my four week post-op appointment and I was thrilled! Week four was by far my turning point in the recovery process. 394 more words

One Week.

Well, technically it’s been one week and one day since my surgery, but that doesn’t make as succinct of a post title. So sue me. 1,667 more words


A little bit of hope

I had yet another appointment today with a gynae doctor. This gent was far more pleasant than the imbecile that told me it was IBS (I keep seeing him and his small man syndrome around the hospital. 249 more words

Don't Let Others' Fears Rule You

About a year ago, I had a total laparoscopic hysterectomy with salpingo-oophorectomy to remove uterine cancer, and to help prevent more from occurring. I have never really feared or been nervous about having surgery, and I have always healed quickly from them. 833 more words