Lessons from Surgery: Part Two

It's taken awhile for me to fully integrate what I've learned from my second surgery. On October 31, 2014, I had an open abdominal myomectomy to remove fibroid tumors that were causing me health problems. In total, the doctor removed 11 tumors, the largest of which were 7 cm, and in total they all weighed … Continue reading Lessons from Surgery: Part Two

Lessons from Surgery: Part One

I had surgery at the beginning of September. I am calling this "part one" because I am having another more major surgery on Halloween and I am sure there will be more lessons learned with that one. My recovery was about three weeks with this past surgery, and the next one will be about eight … Continue reading Lessons from Surgery: Part One