Hysterectomy Hospital Bag – your suggested packing list for hospital

One look at the list below for your hysterectomy hospital bag and you'd be forgiven for thinking we are suggesting packing for year long round the world trip! Before you go faint at the length of this list, please remember…

I am very nervous about having a hysterectomy, is this normal?

Question: I'm feeling very nervous about my forthcoming hysterectomy and I wonder if this is normal or if I'm just a wimp, can you help? Our Answer: It is perfectly normal to be nervous about having a major operation such…

What are the things I must avoid after my hysterectomy?

Question: I've been told that there are a number of things I need to avoid after I have my hysterectomy next month; however I haven't been told what they are. Can you give me some information please. Our Answer: The…

Should I expect mood swings after hysterectomy even though I’ve been through the menopause?

If you've now had your ovaries removed then you will almost certainly have some more menopausal symptoms whether or not you went through the menopause last year or 15 years ago.  This is because our ovaries don't stop working and…