21 Days Post Op and No Pain – Samantha ’ s Story
Hi ladies, I thought i would share my story with you as I feel I am extremely lucky and for those of you who are worrying just like I was, it’s not always pain and more pain. Unlike most of you ladies my journey to my hysterectomy was a bit of a whirlwind and I did not have to go through years of suffering and waiting. I am 46 and thought everything was fine until July 2012 when i was rushed into hospital with really heavy bleeding. I was kept in overnight and after having a scan was told that I had fibroids and a bulky uterus and at the time I didnt know what they meant. I was sent home with transemic acid tablets w...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - January 31, 2013 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Health fibroids hysterectomy stories pain total abdominal hysterectomy wind Source Type: news

When preschool entertainment and vaccination controversy collide | Dean Burnett
"Get Well Soon" on Cbeebies has recently come under fire from a group opposed to vaccination, for showing that vaccines are safe and necessary, a position that all medical experts agree with. Although it may seem somewhat ridiculous to get so irate about a TV show for children, many people feel passionate about children's entertainment for numerous valid reasons. However, none of these reasons lend credibility to the anti-vaccination campaignersMy son is 10 months old. Thanks to him, we now watch a lot more children's television in my house. I don't think he's actually watching it himself; he's still quite young, it's just...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 4, 2013 Category: Science Authors: Dean Burnett Tags: Psychology Blogposts Health guardian.co.uk Vaccines and immunisation Television Science Source Type: news

Horrible Urinary Tract Infection – Dee ’ s Story
Conclusion: I would take the following before the operation; Uva Ursi is a tincture which helps with UTI’s and also arnica is very good for healing the wounds. But nobody told me about the risk of UTI till I got it. Now it is 5 weeks since and I am on the road to recovery and hope that I can help someone prepare themselves better! *************************************************************** Now available on our online store and all other online book store’s. In My Own Words: Women’s Experience of Hysterectomy is full of many other real-life stories from women the world over. Other people’s stories help wome...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - October 26, 2012 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Health hysterectomy risks hysterectomy stories post op infection UTI Source Type: news

Horrible Urinary Tract Infection – Dee ’ s Story
Conclusion: I would take the following before the operation; Uva Ursi is a tincture which helps with UTI’s and also arnica is very good for healing the wounds. But nobody told me about the risk of UTI till I got it. Now it is 5 weeks since and I am on the road to recovery and hope that I can help someone prepare themselves better! *************************************************************** Now available on our online store and all other online book store’s. In My Own Words: Women’s Experience of Hysterectomy is full of many other real-life stories from women the world over. Other people’s stories help wome...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - October 26, 2012 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Health hysterectomy risks hysterectomy stories post op infection UTI Source Type: news