Found it! CaryF speaks of her surgery after the fact, I've not yet found her earlier comments closer to the surgery and recovery. You can read what advice she gave to Pinky Blue by Searching for this topic dated 12/8/2015.
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You can also Search for CaryF to see other posts she made on other subjects such as GERD.
Hope this helps you!
Post Edited (Abilene) : 8/13/2016 8:03:30 AM (GMT-6)