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September 23-25, 2016: Why Nipple Reconstruction?

No breasts. No areoles. No nipples. A flat chest. Long, red scars. Loose skin. Tears. Fears. Brokenness. This was the beginning not the end.    Two years later, I can look at myself naked in front of a mirror and … Continue reading

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April 25, 2016: Nipple Reconstruction Surgery

I guess everyone is much more comfortable talking about a woman’s boobs being reconstructed than they are her nipples. Or maybe it just isn’t as common of a practice. Or maybe women just are tired at this point and elect … Continue reading

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August 29, 2015: Restarting Reconstruction

In July, I lost my left expander to a staph infection, so yesterday my plastic surgeon, Dr. Rumalla went in to replace it so reconstruction of both my breasts can continue. He told us he removed everything from the old … Continue reading

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