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... out tomorrow morning and i am extremely nervous! I am 16 years old so i'm still uncertain if i will fall into the adult or child recovery category.. I was just wondering if anyone could respond and tell me how soon did they start to eat after their surgery? ... (0 replies)
... I was 35 when I had my tonsils taken out. The doctor advised that I take 2 weeks off from work, and I needed every single day. The pain lasted for about a week, but I needed the extra week to fully recover. Believe me, you'll need it. ... (70 replies)
... Okay well I'm on day 2 of my recovery so far. ... (36 replies)

... This is a copy of LisaMP's excellent Guide to Adult Tonsillectomy for Family and Friends. ... (0 replies)
... like me that are fairly mature and very interested in what to expect, just to be prepared. Also, many parents, like my own, make sure they know about what their child will be going through. ... (0 replies)
... I would like to share my tonsillectomy experience with you. If you are preparing to get the procedure and reading every blog you can find on the procedure, I hope that this will be of help to you. ... (0 replies)
... urt, I had to have my uvula cut out on "emergency" because the ENT said it swelled during surgery and was going to block my airway so I really think that made my recovery slower pain wise. ... (3 replies)
... I had strep throat really bad as a child that was never treated. So I ended up with tons of scar tissue which causes the good ole crypts. ... (168 replies)
My Tonsillectomy
Apr 24, 2010
... this recovery is the worst ever. I so wish I had had this done as a child or teen...the recovery is noy nice, but it is so much better and faster than as an adult. Not to say a 20 yo such as Nickey is not an adult... ... (18 replies)
... poo pills every day, get a an ice collar or even a collar to keep your mouth closed when you are a sleep to stop your mouth from drying out, chew gum, suck cough lollies, my surgeon said my body will tell me what I can eat. ... (38 replies)
... only I was not laughing. So next thing Iknew I was wakin up to my friend telling me I was in recovery and how awful my tonsils looked and how my doc said he had never seen tonsils that bad etc. I was going to be admitted overnight. ... (94 replies)
... a lot of stuff. I don't really think I'm tough...just too stubborn for my own good lol! I refuse to give up. Though these past two weeks have had me just bawling from time to time from sheer misery! ... (94 replies)
... Jenny, as you may know from reading my posts, the medication concern was one that really worried me leading up to my surgery. ... (14 replies)
Feb 4, 2008
... This is a copy of LisaMP's excellent Guide to Adult Tonsillectomy for Family and Friends. ... (9 replies)
... a post which was my bible during my recovery. She really outlined with such accuracy what the recovery would be like. ... (0 replies)
... infection setting in and much more. Over all the younger you are.. before 12 is the sweet zone the easier recovery will be and less chance of bleeding as well. ... (16 replies)
... ream of Wheat cereal, helps to add a little bit of milk in the bowl and lots of brown sugar. Try even eating boiled eggs. It is filling, but not heavy. Stay away from anything tomatoe as it will produce acid in your stomach and cause you to be sick. Scrambled eggs is another good thing to eat. ... (129 replies)
... I describe the sensation as a "fullness" in your throat from the swelling, but it wasn't really "painful". ... (4 replies)
Mar 18, 2007
... Right, that's enough from me. For now at least. ... (275 replies)
My Tonsillectomy
Mar 13, 2007
... Seeing as there are a lot of people interested in others experiences with tonsillectomy I figured I would put up post about my experience. ... (0 replies)

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