Tears poured down my face as he outlined a diet plan and told me to return if the pain became worse. When he asked if there was anything else, I said yes, find what is wrong with me.
In last week’s blog post Why I fear hospitals, doctors, and test results I shared some of the ways that the medical profession has failed me and in some cases almost cost me my life. Who knew when I scheduled that post that I would once again be mistreated and misdiagnosed just a few days later.
It has been a crazy week for my family. It all started on Friday evening when my husband hurt his back while loading my wheelchair into our SUV. Thankfully I have been feeling relatively better than normal and was able to care for him over the weekend. Thankfully his back was feeling better by Monday,Continue reading “Finding myself in his shoes”
I don’t know which is worse…. Dealing with ever increasing symptoms along with my normal pains or waiting for my test results. Although I am not a patient person, I have learned to practice some patience throughout my journey with pain. Never have I wanted or needed test results so badly. Last night I toldContinue reading “Will my phone ever ring???”
As I shared in my post “The Waiting Game” I have been suffering from some nasty GI issues for quite some time. I am still without answers but my doctors are getting closer. The ultrasound they ordered revealed something that neither I or my doctors expected. They called the following day and told me thatContinue reading “The waiting continues”