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Ella's medical complaint

Medicine wasn’t exactly Ella’s forte. She had been to three different doctors. They were all useless.

Each time the doctor had examined her throat. Each time the doctor had said the same thing: “Really, you shouldn’t be having any problems with this at your age. 67 more words

Creative Writing

Having surgery in a foreign country; Tonsillectomy. PART II

Read PART I here.

I had amazing care in Klinik Vincentinum. My one nurse, Lily, spoke fluent English and helped me so much while I was staying in the hospital. 492 more words


What They Don't Tell You...

Last week Jake had surgery.

He had his tonsils and adenoids out.  We were prepped to the nines for this surgery.  We knew all the health risks, all the potential complications, all the possibilities of what could happen during (or directly after) the surgery.  494 more words

Adenoids and tonsils and bears oh my!

In April our toddler had is tonsils and adenoids removed. Like most modern parents, before his surgery I searched the web to learn all I could about the procedure and recovery. 1,565 more words