Truth! . . .

This is something I struggled with this past week. In order to move forward in my life, I had to take a risk and this disease almost made me miss an amazing opportunity. Who knows. I might regret this decision in the long run, but I cannot try, live, and grow. You only live once!

Beyond tired . . .

So . . working 11-hour days two days straight, is probably not a smart thing to do when you have IBD.  I am beyond tired . . . I think I started speaking in tongues by the end of the day, could not form a sentence to save my life. But I am taking a … Continue reading Beyond tired . . .

Chaos at the GI’s office . . . . part 2!

After my GI's annoying behavior it was just me and the PA  again. She goes over all my medications and told me how for certain prescriptions I am only supposed to take as needed. I cocked my head to the side and asked,  "why wasn't that stated in the prescription instructions?" Her response was, "its only supposed to … Continue reading Chaos at the GI’s office . . . . part 2!

Chaos at the GI’s office . . . . . .

Disclaimer: Strong language ahead, it's about to get real lol Sighs . . . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . I am still confused about what happened this morning at my GI's office. I knew coming in that I would be meeting with his physician assistant (PA) instead, … Continue reading Chaos at the GI’s office . . . . . .

Deep thoughts . . .

I'm starting my weekly follow-ups with my GI this week, something I never anticipated, but I guess it needs to be done in order for me to get to remission. During my appointment last week when my GI asked if there is a possibility I could be pregnant or plan to have kids anytime soon, … Continue reading Deep thoughts . . .

Hospital follow-up with GI . . . .

I saw my GI on Monday for my post hospital follow-up. I think my GI is a hard working man, he looked just as tired and stressed as i was or maybe because it was an 8:00 am appointment? 🙂 Anyway, he reviewed my clinical summary from the hospital and was surprised that the hospital … Continue reading Hospital follow-up with GI . . . .

Things people say . . .

I cannot  believe its been a week since last Sunday when I was discharged from the hospital. It was not until last Thursday that I started to feel normal again. The medications I'm currently taking  are working and hopefully will continue to work *fingers crossed*. The one thing I've learned about being in the hospital is that after … Continue reading Things people say . . .