I know there may be at least two of you wondering the outcome of my last posting featuring the dilemma of Dr. #1 vs. Dr. #2 in my quest for back surgery. Yes, I did say it was my “quest” … Continue reading
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Tagged arthritis, back surgery, doctor, hospital, lumbar, MD, medical procedrue, medicine, nurse, operation, ouch!, pain, pain killers, second opinion, surgery, therapy
`Last month I featured a few reports on a new and innovative treatment I was embarking upon to help deal with my sleep apnea. There are some new developments in this story–breaking news, if you will. [Note: If you followed … Continue reading
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Tagged breathing, doctor, health, implant, interrupted breathing, medical technology, obstructive sleep apnea, OSA, sleep, sleep apnea, sleep disorder, snoring, surgery
The few times I’ve spent a night or two in the hospital have left me with the theory that there is a definite social process that takes place if you wind up sharing a room with another patient. First of … Continue reading
Posted in Family, health, WHATEVER!
Tagged bedside manner, doctor, hospital, hospital room, illness, knee replacement, medical, medical procedure, medicine, nurse, operation, pain, pain management, recovery, roommate, sick, surgery
So I’m pushing the shopping cart around into the cereal aisle at the supermarket Friday afternoon and a strange feeling comes upon me. Since I’ve been having a lot of joint and muscle aches lately because of my ever-blossoming arthritis, … Continue reading
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Tagged amblance, blood pressure, cardio-vascular, catheter, decision making, decisions, doctor, emergency room, five warning signs, health, heart attack, heart disease, hospita, medical, medical tests, nurse, sice, stents, supermarket
photo source: ivch.org As I am prone to do from time to time, I have made another life-changing decision. I have decided that I will not become a medical lab technician. Not that I have had any ambition to become … Continue reading
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