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A tonsillectomy is a blessing

On November 15th I had a tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy through Charlotte Eye Ear Nose and Throat. My surgeon was wonderful and the process was very smooth and I couldn’t be happier! 1,259 more words

Tonsils be gone!

It’s been six days since I went under the knife for a procedure that’s usually associated with lots of jelly, ice cream and a new Xbox. 700 more words


Making the decision: Tonsillectomy or not?

Assalamu alaykum to everyone out there!

You may be wondering why we need a *Muslim* guide to tonsillectomy recovery and information? The answer would be: when the pain of recovery is getting too much and you feel like you won’t make it, a perfect dua is right around the corner to cheer you up! 290 more words

My 11 year old son's tonsillectomy experience 

First off this will be wrote as the days progress for Larrmyne (my son). You can keep checking back for full updates. His surgery date is Monday November 21st at 9:15 am. 3,178 more words

Still goin' strong

I know when we were thrown in the PANDAS black hole, I’d spend every free second online, trying to read research papers, locate good doctors and perhaps most of all, simply reading case studies provided by other moms. 829 more words

Part 2 of My Tonsillectomy Experience

I am now 3 weeks post-op from an adult tonsillectomy. And while I would like to say I’m back to myself, I am not. Here is a quick summary of how my last 3 weeks have gone. 327 more words


What they don't tell food bloggers before getting their tonsils out - Part 3

So, it’s been about a month since my tonsils and I parted ways. Days 9 through 14 were pretty much the same – the (really, really gross) scabs started “healing” around Day 10/11 and it was all I could do to just keep swallowing so I would never, ever, ever know what they looked or felt like. 895 more words