Medical Crap

In May I had an upper respiratory and sinus infection.  I was a mess.  Going to the doctor was helpful and yet damn frustrating.  We disagreed on which antibiotic would be best. Normally I stand up for myself and don't back down.  I was sick.  I told the doctor if he gave me zpack I … Continue reading Medical Crap

Vacation!

Friday Ken and I drove to Indiana to spend the day with Vicki on Saturday.  We returned late Saturday.  Friday was also my last day of work until August 8.  I printed off several manuscripts to edit while I'm on vacation.  I have the edits made on paper but need to put them on the … Continue reading Vacation!

Doctor says…

Well to put everyone’s mind at ease – including mine – I went to my orthopedic doctor about my gout.  This visit reminded me exactly why I keep going to her.  She was on time, attentive, and spent the necessary time with us.  More than that though, she was friendly, reassuring and comforting.We talked at … Continue reading Doctor says…

Shots …

Today I got shots in my knees.  This is goo that goes in to help cushion the joint in an effort to replace the fluid that the arthritis has gotten rid of.  This is a three week treatment to help reduce the amount of pain I’m in.It was painful getting the needle shoved into my … Continue reading Shots …