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Hospital kit list...& don't forget the electric air pump!

So when it comes to packing for hospital, I thought I had pretty much got it down to a fine art, leggings for under the hospital gown, comfy dressing gown, PJ’s with arm and neck holes big enough to accommodate the Iv’s and dressings, phone charger and ipod, the list goes on… Making sure I have all the essentials covered but also making room for a few little home comforts. 957 more words


She's alive!

The surgery went well. Not counting the first hazy days filled with constant vomiting, recovery has been easy on me. I’ve had bad days, but for the most part the days have been good since getting the staples out. 221 more words

Our Journey

Changes In Latitudes

At the time that my shunt was inserted, the doctors cautioned me that I should prepare myself for the day that it would need to be replaced.  716 more words