Wooooh time flies. I know it's been a while. I don't really have anything huge to post, just improvements. I know the last time there were some things about my chest that I was concerned of like uneveness, swelling, scar tissue etc. Since then, I have tried to bind more often again per my surgeon's… Continue reading 38 days Post Op!
Alright, as promised, here are the details. I did make a post previously saying my left chest was bigger than the right. It also seemed and felt like there was fluid underneath or swelling. Well, I did observe it for a whole week and it seemed like it wasn't going away, if not getting more… Continue reading The 3rd Post Op Visit
Time flies fast. Wow. Seems only yesterday when I was praying so hard to get surgery this year. Anyway, recovery is definitely almost at 100% in terms of mobility. I have full ROM already in my arms however I still can't (or maybe scared) raise them up fast because I can still feel some stretch… Continue reading 28 days post op!
I have read countless journals on emotions right after surgery. And yes, everything is about insane happiness. Who wouldn't be happy, right? Anybody who has waited too long, slaved long hours to earn the money and dealt with dysphoria almost their whole life has the right to feel ecstatic, regardless of how gory or gross… Continue reading Post Op Depression
I just needed to get this out there because while it is good, it is somehow a bit too fast. Let me explain. The day of surgery, I was expecting a lot of pain after. I was expecting nausea, extreme soreness, maybe a separate IV drip for pain meds. The perception of surgery is concentrated… Continue reading Recovery Progress
So here we are. Been super busy at work; year-end payroll just eats me up alive. And to think I have only been back for 1 week! So at 16 days post op, there's not too much to report really. I mean, work just keeps me occupied. I think I may have overworked myself the… Continue reading 16 days Post Op!
I just wanted to touch base on this topic . It's usually mentioned in passing probably because the process varies per surgeon but its significance is great if you are considering the best results in the long run. Yes, I understand the sentiment that you are now flat and you just want to burn all… Continue reading The Importance of Compression