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More Needles

Today I had a follow up appointment with my dermatologist.  The appointments are usually pretty quick and to the point.  We went through the usual “Q & A”… 454 more words

Alopecia

32w2d - Nursery!!

Hello!!  Time for another monthly update! :)

Starting at 29 Weeks, my OB/GYN has been conducting a biophysical profile with every prenatal appointment.  She wants to make sure the babies are okay and not under any stress.   1,808 more words

Journal Entry

In the Shadow of the Scream.

 

Long periods of agony tend to lead your mind into dark tunnels.  Dark places where you feel all alone.

 

I have had leg pain, due to Spinal Stenosis since March. 1,278 more words

Steroid Injections May Not Help Pain from Spinal Stenosis

When physical therapy or anti-inflammatory medication fails, one popular treatment for leg pain caused by spinal stenosis is a steroid injection. However, according to a recently published , that treatment may be less effective than previously thought. 89 more words

Surgeon Edition

Ouch, sore

Bit sore today, tried to climb the Cneifon Arete:

We climbed up into the cwm, and it started raining so we had a picnic then wandered back down. 320 more words

Getting the Needle

I am finally going in tomorrow for an injection in my back for Spinal Stenosis pain. It took three weeks to get this appointment. During that time I had days where I felt pretty good. 393 more words

Five Weeks!

I had an appointment today after two weeks of “freedom” from the long drive. I am doing great, healing well, and next week I can resume working out. 158 more words