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Vanilla my arse - a colonoscopy with Klean-Prep

I thought it would be a good idea to blog before I forget about my experience of a colonoscopy with Klean-Prep.

My colonoscopy was on 03/02/2016 and a couple of days before I started a low-residue diet, which basically means you eliminate high-fibre foods that are likely to hang around in the colon. 537 more words

Getting Older Is a Pain in My Ass

This year, I will hit the big 5-0. It’s not until August, but my primary care doc wants me to get prepared for it and sent me to a GI doc to begin the process of prepping for a colonoscopy. 528 more words



…didn’t happen.  The prep didn’t work.  Nuf said.



Colonoscopy tomorrow.

Poop diary goes haywire.

Praying for a helpful result.


Hospital: Improper disinfections may have exposed patients

WESTFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A western Massachusetts hospital has notified its patients that the scopes used in their colonoscopy procedures may not have been properly disinfected. 134 more words


Butt, I know it's cancer, said the Dr.


Being a veterinarian, I had suspected cancer several months prior to my colonoscopy.  I think the gastroenterologist’s office just assumed I was headed in for a routine colonoscopy screening, as i was 49 years old.  373 more words


In For a Service

Being a woman of a certain age I recently and nervously checked in for my regular colonoscopy. As I laid there on the operating table in my stunning backless blue hospital gown my Gastro Enterologist, whilst waiting for the anaesthetist to do his job, was cheerily trying to relax me by asking how the caravanning was going. 33 more words