Life is precious. . .

Last week I went to my great aunt's funeral. She was terminally ill and bedridden for the last ten years of her life. After surviving a stroke, she could no longer speak and eventually lost her battle with cancer. It was hard for me to visit her because growing up she was such a boisterous woman and to see … Continue reading Life is precious. . .

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 . . . .

Steroids?!?!? . . . misdiagnosis?!?! . . Huh?!?

I swear "Aunt Flo" visited and stayed for the entire month of February. I was extremely bloated and eating everything in sight, and of course my clothes started to fit tighter.  I just assumed I'm pmsing, and because the weather has been horrid lately, I'm just no longer active. So it makes sense that i might have … Continue reading Steroids?!?!? . . . misdiagnosis?!?! . . Huh?!?