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We are back to square one, it seems!

Today is Black Friday and the day after Thanksgiving.  Carly was released from the hospital after a full week inpatient on Wednesday night at 7:30PM.  She came home and fell into her bed exhausted.  It seems she still doesn’t feel … Continue reading

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She’s back in the hospital again!

Well,  after spending all of Thursday day and all of Thursday night/Friday morning in the ER, Carly was finally admitted back in the hospital early Friday morning.  She was not amused.  They don’t feed you in the ER, they don’t … Continue reading

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Back on the roller coaster!

Well, I should have known not to be making plans.  We are now back on the roller coaster that is Carly’s illness.  Today, she went to the lab at the hospital and had her blood work done as ordered, then … Continue reading

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Another trip to the ER? Why, yes, thank you!

So I returned to OKC on Monday around 5pm expecting to do dialysis with Carly right away.  Instead, Carly called me on the highway to tell me that the NextStage delivery was not premade bags that can be hung immediately, … Continue reading

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So many doctors and not enough time to see them all!

We got up today early and got ready to go to the hospital for the kidney clinic.  Carly’s letter stated that her first appointment would be at 0845, so we stopped at Jack in the Box to get breakfast and … Continue reading

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OMG! Could things get any weirder?

Last week was not the best of weeks.  Carly is getting really depressed about being so sick and having to do all these medical things to stay alive.  I am getting frustrated because I am not able to help my … Continue reading

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Life is all full of DRAMA…

Today is Friday and Carly and I got up early and ran a few errands then came home to do her dialysis.  We got everything set up and got her started  with her treatment without any problem.  (The machine has … Continue reading

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Had a great breakfast and then the day went downhill slowly

Today started with a bang!  Got up and we went out to eat breakfast since this is Carly’s favorite meal to eat out.  I ate my entire meal without any problem, however Carly had a nosebleed in the middle of … Continue reading

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There must be something else I could be doing…

After a week of no computer, I can finally get back to the blog!  You never think about how much time you spend on your computer until it dies! We went to Dallas this week for her appointment at Baylor … Continue reading

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Is this a day off?

Monday we had no dialysis to do. It is a skip day. Instead we went to the hospital so Carly could get an EGD done. She has this procedure done every 3 months to prevent blood loss in her stomach. … Continue reading

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