By: Patricia A. Coldiron
What is tubal ligation? Can a tubal ligation be reversed? Who is a candidate for the procedure? In this article, you'll learn what tubal ligation is, who is a candidate for the reversal surgery, financial implications, and what to expect after the procedure.What is...
By: Harrison Buckley
Diary of a Knee ReplacementApril 26, 2008Well it's the evening just before the big procedure. Tomorrow I undergo a total knee replacement to my right knee. At 1:00 P.M. I'm due to be at hospital ready for admitting. I have to remind the hospital...
By: Angie Haggstrom
Hearing the news that you need a hysterectomy leaves you reeling. It might not seem like a major operation to some, but it is; it affects you not only physically, but emotionally as well. No matter how hard you try, you worry about the surgery...
By: Penny Newman
Your operation is scheduled, and you are experiencing an odd combination of emotions including anxiety, sadness, relief, excitement, and happiness. This could be an event that you have been planning for a long period of time or a surprise that came out of nowhere, like...
By: Angel Sharum
Finding out that you need to have a hysterectomy can be one of the scariest moments in your life. For some, losing the ability to have children is life changing, and others face a cancer diagnosis. Thankfully, there are numerous resources available to help you...
By: Sara A Broers
Knowing that a woman has prepared for a hysterectomy when she is wheeled into the operating room will ease the worry that many have. By becoming an informed patient, much of her anxiety will be lifted. Some of the terms the gynecologist may have referred...
By: Rena Sherwood
A hysterectomy sounds scarier than it really is, but you should still take steps to prepare yourself for this routine surgical procedure. Your recovery time, as well as your stay in the hospital, will be more comfortable when you follow certain steps. Since you will...
By: Dovinea
A tubal ligation no longer remains a procedure that eliminates the option of conceiving children. With a procedure called tubal ligation reversal, it is now possible for women who have had a prior tubal ligation, or their tubes "tied," to once again become pregnant...
By: Don Rainwater
Are You a Candidate for Tubal Ligation Reversal?If you've had a tubal ligation and now want to become pregnant naturally, it's possible that you can by getting a tubal ligation reversal. You may not need to turn to in vitro fertilization. Most tubal ligations...
By: Lydona Atchley
When a young woman is given the verdict, that only a hysterectomy will take care of the problem, it feels like you were just hit by a truck. Only older women are supposed to have to deal with surgery. It involves a lot of thought...

 

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