I can’t believe we are at Friday already! This week seems to have flown by so quickly…….you can tell that means I’ve not stopped, or rested much at all……and as a result of this I’m now absolutely floored. Last Sunday the clocks changed giving us a well needed extra hour in bed, normally for me… Continue reading What a quick week it’s been….
It’s been one of those days. I just don’t feel great, my tummy aches ever so slightly and I really think I shouldn’t be feeling that now as its nearly five weeks since my surgery. My INR is high and I had a random nose bleed which is always a bit alarming, especially when I… Continue reading Totes emosh
Day four and I am starting to doubt if the antibiotics are strong enough. I can feel the site of the infection after it was poked and prodded on Wednesday, it’s not painful but tender. The hot flushes are back with a vengeance this morning so I am confused. The headache hasn’t bothered me so… Continue reading The flushes are raging or the antibiotics are not working – which is it?
I’m absolutely gutted to find that I have become lactose intolerant since having my gall bladder removed. Within 10-20 minutes the discomfort is immense. Ice cream, chocolate, cream etc how will I survive? Lol. I know there are worse things that can happen but it came as a bit of a shock. On the up… Continue reading Lactose intolerance after gall bladder removal
I think I’m starting to feel better and for the first time in a week or two I actually felt a bit cold this morning. I’m normally always cold. That feeling didn’t last long but I am hopeful that things are moving in the right direction. The headache has gone and just creeps in every… Continue reading Antibiotics day 3
What on earth was I thinking? Hot flushes and headaches had started and I naively thought it was at last the menopause. I am on warfarin and I already know that hormone type medication is a definite no no for me due to my blood clotting disorder. I was passing a herbalist shop the other… Continue reading It’s time for more antibiotics
Men……. why does menstruation and menopause start with the word men? Is that something we should’ve considered before now? Menstruation is a complete and utter pain, especially if you take warfarin – too much information is not necessary at this point! And then there’s the menopause – this is new to me but omg –… Continue reading Men menstruation menopause… need I say more