How Soon Is Too Soon To Take Off Your Surgery Dressing?

Posted by Dr. Hugh McLean on 24 October 2016

The recovery period after any surgery requires individuals to follow the instructions provided by their doctors. Common concerns after surgery include discomfort, inflammation, and the risk of infection. Knowing how to maintain and care for your surgery dressing is essential to the recovery process. But how soon is too soon to take off your surgery dressing? You may be tempted to remove your dressing as soon as possible and resume your daily activities. You should understand some key points first to ensure that you have a speedy recovery and great results. FTM Procedures The surgeries used in the FTM transition process help patients overcome physical dysphoria and change their physiques to represent their identities. They help individuals change the perceptions that others may have and live more comfortably. FTM surgeries minimize the appearance of female characteristics and create a more masculine look. Common procedures include the removal of breast tissue,…

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6 FTM Recovery Tips

Posted by Dr. Hugh McLean on 17 Oct 2016

When preparing for FTM surgery, you need to remember that this is a significant procedure, and you’ll need plenty of time to rest and recover. The following are six FTM recovery tips that ensure a successful healing process and maximum results from your procedure. Take Time OffSchedule at least one…

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Things To Remember As A Trans Person Travelling Alone

Posted by Dr. Hugh McLean on 10 Oct 2016

Travel presents a number of concerns that everyone must consider when planning a trip. But for trans people, there are additional issues that are unique and may lead to problems when travelling. Understanding the travel issues you may face as a trans person helps you prepare in advance and avoid…

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6 Foods That Can Help You Heal After Surgery

Posted by Dr. Hugh McLean on 3 Oct 2016

FTM surgery requires proper nutrition during the recovery process. You may feel nervous about the procedure and its recovery. But the foods you eat before and after surgery will contribute to the process so that you get the best results.

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