Monthly Archives: January 2008

Radiation Appointment Set

We have an appointment for February 18 at 1:30 to go in and get the first radiation meeting with Dr. Mundy at the Fentress Cancer Center. There won’t be any actually done that day, but it’s the first step. I … Continue reading

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Saw the oral surgeon

Saw Dr. Collins today and I guess he chose the high road on the Sunday phone call, because didn’t say anything. And I didn’t have a chance because he was in the room about 10 seconds alone, and what I … Continue reading

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Gratitude only goes so far…

Apparently when you have work done by a doctor that is pro bono, you should be so grateful that you can overlook a little problem like an infection and should not deign to disturb his greatness until business hours during … Continue reading

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Liquid Diets Suck

Truly. After a couple of weeks of eating real food, it absolutely sucks to be back on liquids. Matter of fact, I’ve been toying with the idea of setting up a sister blog to this that focuses on recipes for … Continue reading

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Work out?

OK. During the night, I noticed that my entire body (except maybe my fingers and toes) feel like I spent time working out for the first time at the gym. Honestly. I absolutely ache all over. Had a hell of … Continue reading

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The Teeth Are History

Hurts, but I’m alive. The Tramadol has, indeed, quit working, but three ibuprofen are knocking the worst of the pain (there are times it’s a blessing to have a high pain threshold.). I told Randall to tell Dr. Collins when … Continue reading

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Teeth Pulled

I woke Donna up at 5 am this morning and had her to Hillcrest by 6am. Her surgery was to start at 7:30. It apparently started on time and did not take long at all as Dr. Collins was by … Continue reading

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Follow-up appointment with my ENT

Quickie update before having my lower teeth pulled on Wednesday morning: Saw Dr. Lehr, and he snipped out the remaining two stitches on my tongue. Poked around in my mouth and poked around on my neck and we made an … Continue reading

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Teeth pulling rescheduled

Like Randall’s quick note to the blog the morning said, I had to rescheduled the teeth extraction because I’d picked up a stomach bug (there’s apparently a 24-48 hour one making the rounds). It’s been rescheduled for next Wednesday (January … Continue reading

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Stomach Bug — No Surgery

Donna started feeling poorly last night but figured it was the new antibiotic upsetting her stomach. She had a horrible night. When I woke her at 5 this morning she was already awake. She felt like she needed to throw … Continue reading

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