Schedule change

Over many years I donated over 4 gallons of blood, stopping when the first hints of an immune problem appeared. Donating just seemed like a good thing to do, and I never expected to need any blood transfusions myself. But I have needed 6 units so far, …

DAY 46

HI EVERYONE, WELL HERE I AM AT DAY 46 –THINGS ARE GETTING BETTER AND BETTER –I CAN DRIVE AND DO ALOT THINGS LIKE I DID BEFORE BUT I DON’T THINK MY BODY HAS FULLY RECOVERED. THE DOCTOR SAYS IN 3 MONTHS I SHOULD HAVE 75 OR 80% PERCENT OF MY STRENGTH B…

Day 40

Hi everyone,Well i am doing alot better. I still do not have all of my strength back but i can do alot more very slowly–of course i do take a nap and sit down if i feel tierd but over all i continue to get better. Each day is a new challenge. Henk i …

DAY 35

HI EVERYONE,WELL I CONTINUE TO GET STRONGER EVERY DAY. I AM NOT HAVING TO TAKE MY NAUSEA PILLS IN THE MORNING AND I AM GETTING BY –HOWEVER I DO STILL GET SOME STOMACH DISCOMFORT AND I HAVE HEARTBURN WITH JUST ABOUT EVERYTHING I EAT AND THE BURPS BUT O…

DAY 2O ALMOST 3 WEEKS OUT

WELL TODAY WAS NOT GOOD I THREW UP ALL DAY YESTERDAY AND TWICE TODAY. I WENT TO CLINIC GOT SOME IV FLUIDS AND SOME ANZMET AND A STEROID PILL CALLED DECADRONE(I THINK THATS HOW YOU SPELL IT) ANY HOW THE SAME THING IS SCHEDULED FOR TOMORROW, THE DOC SAYS…

DAYS 17 AND 18

HI EVERYONE,DAY 17 WAS NOT SO BAD. I WENT TO CLINIC AND GOT MORE IV FLUIDS. I AM STILL NAUSEOUS AND HAVING STOMACH PROBLEMS. THEY GIVE ME ANZMET TRHU IV. BUT THEY TELL ME I CAN DO MORE AS FAR AS MOVE AROUND MORE AND MAYBE A TOUCH OF HOUSE WORK BUT EVER…

DAY 16 NOT SO GREAT

WELL FOLKS,I AM UNHAPPY TO REPORT THAT I WAS NOT SO GREAT TODAY –LAST NIGHT I HAD A TERRIBLE HEADACHE AND WOKE UP NAUSEOUS.I TOOK AN ATIVAN AND WENT BACK TO BED THEN FELT SOME WHAT BETTER. I EAT SOME LUNCH AND FELT NAUSEOUS AGAIN. MY TASTE BUDS ARE ST…