The Road to Recovery

"What the hell did I get myself into?". These words played in my head many times during the weeks after I had gone under the knife. I was advised that the staples would have to come out on the 5th of November. 25 days. I obviously did research on staple care. For complicated incisions, like … Continue reading The Road to Recovery

WTH? I DID NOT ANTICIPATE THIS POST OP NIGHTMARE!

Warning! If medical visuals make you squeamish please be aware that there are medical pics contained in this post. It was a cold, stormy night... okay no it wasn't but it was really early, dark out and very cold! I had set my alarm because I needed to be at the hospital early in the … Continue reading WTH? I DID NOT ANTICIPATE THIS POST OP NIGHTMARE!

So what was my Announcement all about?

Yes, I posted that I would be making an announcement. Unfortunately, as is the case with my medical conditions, I've been offline for a while. Battling the brutal effects of the stronger chemo I've been put on. It actually says on WebMD (the go to 😂) that it has very adverse side effects....that can last … Continue reading So what was my Announcement all about?

Update! The good, the bad and the ugly

I went for a doppler power sonar to help with trying to diagnose if I had Rheumatoid Arthritis. I was happy that the entry to the hospital had a screening section where you had to answer questions and Sanatize. They would then give you a sticker. All I could think was right, let's do this. … Continue reading Update! The good, the bad and the ugly

Part 2 : The diagnosis…But wait! New developments! Awaiting another diagnosis on a possible new condition!

This is turning into a saga. It's like a really bad telenovela! I meant to just post about the diagnosis but now new developments ... It's like a series of Scooby Doo episodes! Pulling off the mask to reveal the culprit. Give me strength. So I finally go to the Neurologist. I'm already a mess … Continue reading Part 2 : The diagnosis…But wait! New developments! Awaiting another diagnosis on a possible new condition!

Monday Motivation. Finally discharged, pending diagnosis

I will do an update when I'm doing better. It was a long week of gruelling tests that took alot out of me. Alot of neurological tests, sleep lab etc. For now I'm focusing on recovering from what I went through. It was not fun it was actually traumatic. For now we await the review … Continue reading Monday Motivation. Finally discharged, pending diagnosis