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Just a little Tap

Post-Spinal Tap (lumbar puncture) Report:

It wasn’t as bad as I was expecting.

I arrived at the hospital at 8:00AM for my check in. After double checking with my insurance and of that registration routine, a lovely volunteer brought A and I back to the out patient surgery waiting room. 1,435 more words

Spinal Tappppppp

I finally got the orders from Dr. C, for all that testing she wants done. I picked them up on Friday, promptly went over to the student Health Center for my administrative referrals, and then called where I could to schedule the appointments. 371 more words

Hold My Hand

It was spring break and I had to get home. My boyfriend David drove me to North Carolina in his ’67 Camaro. I was in so much pain. 712 more words


Martha (I)

Glenshee is just a quiet village, quietly nestling among the scenic hills in the south-east of Ireland. was not a large or populous place. Typical of an Irish country village, Glenshee had only a small population of a few hundred souls. 1,609 more words


Yet Another New Symptom: Laryngitis

Yesterday I was singing a song which was in my vocal range. (I don’t sing much like I used to, because I’m usually limited to just one song. 262 more words

Chronic Illness

Wake up calls, Weddings and Pain

So its been a few days since my last post as i have been very busy at home and out and about, first we finally got the concrete done out the back so we can finally do the sheds for my hubby so i can push him out the back to do his own thing when i need a break for a bit, 6 am wake up call while having the flu was a big shock to the system but i didn’t have to be outside doing anything just watching, i stayed inside getting as better as i can as that afternoon and night we had a wedding and little terror was the flower girl. 449 more words

Chronic Pain

"Calm" atmosphere in home can help your illness

I theorize that having a calming atmosphere at home can help your illness.  It may not make your illness get better directly, but it may prevent it from getting worse.   757 more words