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Life After Adenomyosis – 2nd Hysterversary!

Wow how time flies! It’s been 2 years since I said goodbye to evicted my uterus. Sometimes it feels kinda weird that I’m only 27 and am already 2 years post hysterectomy + prophylactic salpingectomy (uterus/cervix+tubes, I kept both ovaries), … Continue reading

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Understanding Hysterectomy

*It’s a common MISCONCEPTION that a “partial” hysterectomy means ovaries left, “full” or “complete” or “radical” means “all reproductive organs removed”.
THIS IS MEDICALLY INACCURATE. Continue reading

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EndoWhat? Review

I’ve received multiple Facebook messages as to my opinion of this film, so I’ve decided to pen my thoughts. If my inbox is any indication, I’m apparently far from alone in my feelings. I’m fairly certain my review will ruffle … Continue reading

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Interview with Women’s Health Mag.com!

I was 25 years old when I had my hysterectomy for adenomyosis in December 2014. The average woman who undergoes a hysterectomy here in the U.S. will be between 40-45 years old. Even in support forums and Facebook groups, I … Continue reading

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So What IS Pelvic Floor Muscle Dysfunction?

According to Jennifer B. Hunt, PT from Provenance Rehabilitation in Alpharetta, GA – “The “pelvic floor muscles” are a group of muscles that are arranged within the pelvis like a sling or hammock, connecting the front, back, and sides of … Continue reading

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Yoga ~ it’s what’s for exercise!

One of the things that my amazing pelvic floor physical therapist recommended was low impact exercise – specifically yoga and Pilates. I haven’t worked up the courage to join an actual class yet (I did check around for local options … Continue reading

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It’s My 1st Hysterversary! My Life One Year Post Adenomyosis!

It’s My 1st Hysterversary + a Health Update! <  You can read my full story and watch my video montage here – https://ducksinarow55.wordpress.com/2015/06/16/my-journey-with-endometriosis-adenomyosis/  > To quickly summarize – In 2009, I began to have debilitating symptoms of endometriosis. My local … Continue reading

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