I had thyroid surgery. I had no idea what it would be like. So to give you a better idea of what to expect after thyroid surgery, I'm sharing my detailed thyroid surgery recovery story -- complete with my thyroid scar photos and tips that I hope will help to speed up your thyroid surgery recovery time.
Articles for category: Predicaments & Emergencies
Spring is in the air and so are insects like bees, wasps, and mosquitos! An allergic reaction to bites or stings from any of these can be very scary... and sometimes even fatal. Always keep Benadryl on hand and know these allergic reaction symptoms to watch for -- to keep your kids, your pets, and yourself safe.
Having an MRI scan? I just had my first one and here are the 13 things I wish I had known before having an MRI. Between the clothing removal and the hammering sounds, I was nervous. But you don't have to be -- here's why...
Have a loved one in need of a family intervention for alcohol or drug abuse? I've been there. Here's my experience with how an addition intervention works - so you'll have a better idea of what to expect.
What It’s Like To Have A Hysterectomy Surgery & What Recovery Is Like – I Had A Total Hysterectomy Using The DaVinci Robotic Surgery Method
I had a full hysterectomy at the age of 50, nine years after having a laparoscopy to remove endometriosis. Here are my best tips if hysterectomy surgery is in your future.
To help other women in the same boat as me, I did a lot of research - before and after my full hysterectomy - and took lots of notes detailing exactly what my experience was like.
Wonder if you should get the BRCA test or not? Me too! Here's what you need to know about BRCA testing - to help you decide if you should do it or not.
Need help but not sure where to turn? You're in luck! Online counseling and life coaching is available wherever you are... as long as you can get online.
Prescription Drug Abuse: 5 Ways To Avoid & Overcome Addiction To Prescription Painkillers That Worked For Me!
Anyone can fall victim to prescription drug abuse without even realizing it... I did! I'm proof these tips will get you through prescription drug addiction.
Have A Weird Skin Spot? (Me Too.) Here’s How A Dermatologist Does A Skin Biopsy To Determine If It’s Cancerous Or Not
A simple skin biopsy is usually the best way to determine if a strange looking spot is skin cancer or not. Here's what it's like to have a biopsy.