My Perfect Breakdown


It’s interesting that surgery’s can be considered routine. In my mind, a routine surgery is one that is scheduled in advance to fix a problem using a standard procedure that the doctors are trained to do. Because they are routine in nature, they shouldn’t be scary. Yet, when the patient is my last living parent, I find it rather scary. A routine surgery isn’t scary like a surgery to remove a cancerous… Read More

I went for my first post-operation check-up.  I spent more time trying to take off my shirt and bra then I did with the surgeon. But, for good reason. Everything is healing perfectly.  In fact, unless I have reason to be concerned I do not have to go back for another check-up. I’m told: There are no signs of infection. (Yay!!!) The bruising is completely normal, even though it looks absolutely horrific…. Read More