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Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

It’s been three days since you left my apartment, and despite the now unavoidable finality of our break-up, I can’t stop being reminded of you in everything I see and do. 907 more words

Hospital appointment results, hot off the press. (5th blood test results)

Hi chaps and chappetes, sorry for the rather angry message on Thursday, I did warn you with the title page though :)

I did go into the hospital, as suggested by my consultant, on Thursday. 770 more words


Day Nine Hundred and Thirty of Unemployment-Fifty and Unemployed

Early Morning

I slept pretty well considering the cleanse last night. It said that I was supposed to be finished by 10 PM last night but I was still going as late as this morning. 632 more words

Finally got the colonoscopy after delaying it five years. It is not worth fretting over.

I got a colonoscopy on Thursday, Dec. 18th. I was 55 when I finally got it done, after putting it off for five years.

My reasoning was that I had an elderly colleague that was one of the extremely rare cases where something goes wrong. 601 more words

Standing is Not the Same

I survived!

Haha, but in all seriousness, this was a long week.  It also has had very little running so far.    Tuesday was taken up by prep and Wednesday the lovely test.    540 more words


Day Nine Hundred and Twenty Nine of Unemployment-Fifty and Unemployed

Big Cleanse Day

Today is my big cleanse day, the day before my colonoscopy. I tried to eat as much as possible last night knowing that I’d have to have only liquids today. 478 more words

Crohn's or No Crohn's - A New Wrinkle

So, I got a call from my gastroenterologist today. I thought he was responding to an email I had sent earlier in the day concerning this week’s flare-up of my Crohn’s but no. 310 more words