I Have A Heart

I Have A Heart

It’s true, I heard it. It sounds like the ocean, funnily enough. Anyway, I had the ECG and it doesn’t look like the heart murmur is anything serious. The tech is sending the results to a cardiologist for a final look-see and I’ll probably hear something next week. It’s a good thing I made my pre-op test appointment early or my surgery would’ve had to have been moved and then the timing would’ve been all messed up for Leigh-Ann’s brother’s visit. Surgery schmurgery, we have to be healthy enough to play tourist for a few days.
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Started My Old Lady Drug Today

Started My Old Lady Drug Today

I started the Oxytrol today to see if it could help my overactive bladder that’s caused by the herniated disc. It’s two patches a week and they cost $10 a piece. Gah, that’s pricey. I put the first patch on this morning and so far my bladder doesn’t seem any better. I’m experiencing a few side effects too, like dry throat, sleepiness, and occasional slight wooziness. They’ve mostly gone away as the patch has had more time to work. Ugh, this has turned into one of the bad pain days. A sharp shooting pain in my right, uh, cheek. The pain pills don’t work very well, but I hope it can take the edge off it. I’ll be happy when the surgery is done. Even when people say the surgery…
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