Daily Archives: July 14, 2013

Post-Op Week 1 Progress Report

I decided to go ahead and continue posting progress reports on Sunday even though my surgery took place on a Monday.  Sundays just work better for me.

So, last week was surgery.  You’ve had the privilege of reading all about that already so I won’t rehash what happened.  The week that followed was spent resting, sipping, walking and recovering from the trauma of surgery.  I have to say my body has handled it fairly well so far, which has made the recovery process a lot easier than I imagined.  I am still quite sore, quite puffy and edematous and now my incisions are starting to itch.  I take this as a good sign, especially since they are all pink, not oozing and are not overly warm to the touch.

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