April 28th, 2022 | Season 1 | 22 mins 19 secs
ana ono, breast implants, exchange surgery, expanders, post-op, recovery, surgical bra
It’s the day after Kristen’s surgery to replace her expanders with permanent breast implants, and she’s already feeling much better. For the last 33 weeks, Kristen lived with a constant 2-4 pain level from the uncomfortable and awkward expanders. Today her chest looks normal again, even if it will never feel the same.
December 30th, 2021 | Season 1 | 32 mins 14 secs
double mastectomy, lymph node biopsy, reconstructive surgery, recovery
Kristen goes into the operating room hopeful that this milestone is the end of her cancer, but wakes up ten hours later realizing the number of drains in her chest means the worst possible outcome.