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Doin’ Too Much: Surgery, Change, and my Holiday

Most people’s holiday seasons are filled with family, food, drinks, and relaxation. Mine had some of that, but also included hysteroscopy, estrogen, moving, and bed rest.   In short, I’ve been having issues with my cycle, and my RE and … Continue reading

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Doing Big Things!

  For all of the years I’ve lived in the DC area, I’ve never been to any official, (or unofficial for that matter) CBC events. Why? I don’t know. Probably the same reason I’ve never been to a HBCU homecoming: … Continue reading

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Fibroid News You Can Use

The summer season is officially over, and so is my blog break. This summer was great: A trip to Vegas, wedding planning, and cookouts. To get back into the swing, I want to highlight some stories from around the web … Continue reading

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Power Morcellators: The Saga Continues

Two weeks ago, I wrote a post about on the current power morcellator debate in women’s healthcare as it relates to myomectomies and hysterectomies. Well, this is NOT going away any time soon. In fact, it seems the research and debate … Continue reading

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Power Morcellators, the FDA, and You

  One of the scariest things about having surgery is that you don’t have any control over what happens, and technically, neither does your doctor. Although everything may seem fine on x-rays or MRIs, and all of your pre op … Continue reading

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The Surgery-Part Four: Recovery

The final installment of the “series”: The after party….I mean aftermath!   For me, the 24 hours immediately following my surgery was a bit blurry. I still had all types of sedatives and anesthesia in my body, plus some percocet. … Continue reading

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The Surgery-Part Three: Surgery

  Continuing my series to help those approaching their Myomectomy. Today’s post is about the big day! **Soo…I meant for this post to be published on the anniversary of my surgery, June 7. But life happened and I didn’t get … Continue reading

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