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I am scheduled to have my tonsillectomy and turbinate reduction surgery in two days. I googled the f**k out of these procedures to mentally and physically prepare myself for what’s to come. 429 more words

Family plans to sue after 9-year-old dies following routine tonsillectomy

A Detroit family is demanding answers after their 9-year-old daughter died within hours of having a tonsillectomy— the third most common childhood procedure, with 530,000 operations performed per year. 262 more words

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My Adult Tonsillectomy Experience

This past December I had my tonsils and adenoids surgically removed and honestly it’s the best decision I’ve ever made. I want to write about this topic because I was researching like crazy about getting my tonsils removed, the pros and the cons, and others’ experiences about it. 1,077 more words


Tonsillectomy Time

Due to a lack of time and an abundance of pain, my blog has been pretty dry these last thirteen days. A writer can pull excuses out of a hat to explain a stall on production, but mine are real (as I’m sure they all say). 1,185 more words


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