Tonsils Takedown Round 2!

It's round 2, I'm backed against the ropes, bruised and exhausted . . . sighs . . Last Wednesday I felt so much better that I stupidly went to work for a half day, but I felt good! Slept well, throat wasn't sore, I was happy. When I left work, I went to the grocery … Continue reading Tonsils Takedown Round 2!

It’s been a while . . .

It's been a while since I've written . . . its been a while since i've done anything for me. My life for the past few weeks has been devoted to sleeping, paying bills, and work. . . such a drag. When I do go out I'm completely exhausted. I wish I could say, "At least … Continue reading It’s been a while . . .

You never know …

I have been living in my apartment for the past 4 months and what I've told many of my friends is that I wish I could just move my apartment, because my neighbors drive me crazy. Neighbors across the hall have too many visitors and smoke a lot!. And the older  woman that lives above is … Continue reading You never know …

A year ago . . .

I just realized exactly a year ago today I was in the hospital. Around this time last year was the evening of my 4th day in the hospital. I was hoping and wishing to be discharged soon. Lucky for me I was discharged the next day . . and haven't been back since thank God! *fingers crossed* … Continue reading A year ago . . .

Demand RESPECT . . .

When you're sick you would expect out of all people your doctor would be the most compassionate, but it's not always the case.  As a patient you spend so much of your time and money to seek professional help to get healthy, but then you start to realize your illness is just a paycheck for … Continue reading Demand RESPECT . . .

GI is sweating . .

I received two responses to the stern message I sent to my GI's office. The first response was from the PA who stated, I have forwarded your concerns to Dr. F. and he will see you from now on for treatment. Thank you!! No offense to PAs out there, but I wasn't paying money to … Continue reading GI is sweating . .

Ruff week! . . .

I'm starting to get worried, I have had severe fatigue all week and no matter what I eat nothing is coming out.  It's been two days since I've had a #2, I guess around five days is when I should be concerned?!?! I drink water all day and ate oatmeal yesterday, still nothing . . … Continue reading Ruff week! . . .

My daily life . .

I think i'm going through another flare-up because the bloody stools are back 😦 I'm afraid to tell my GI because they might put me back on the prednisone, but I'm not feeling any better lately.  I'm just really tired and  experiencing major brain fog, which I hope isn't too obvious at the new job. But … Continue reading My daily life . .