Update: Scar Pain at 7-1/2 Months

An update on my scar pain from over-massaging it: I emailed my doctor about my scar pain resulting from massaging it and she said that the pain isn’t from the surgery. Rather, it’s from my rubbing my scar too aggressively, which broke up the scar tissue. So it’s the scar tissue that’s causing the pain,…

Massaging My Scar at 7-1/2 months

Note: Your results may vary, but I’m just writing about what happened to me when I massaged my scar for a week. My friend suggested that I massage my scar daily to loosen the tissue,  and I tried to do for a week or so….BAD IDEA! My scar is sore again – much like how…

Dating Post-Op

There aren’t too many articles on this topic so I thought I’d write about dating after having a hysterectomy. So…my boyfriend broke up with me around 2 months ago, which put me back on the market. This was the boyfriend who took care of me during my operation as mentioned in my recovery posts. I…