Category Archives: Medical

And now for something completely different

Norovirus is the devil. Charlotte finally started feeling better on Thursday after a week of being miserable.  Two Thursdays ago she screamed bloody murder for an hour while we were driving and had what looked like a sunburn all over … Continue reading

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Rocks and Roots Trail Run Series Race 2 Race Report

Date: February 17, 2013 Location: Lewis Center, OH Distance: 6.2 miles Time: 1:53:02 (personal worst!) Gimmick: Two-part race series with a bunch of swag (Nathan handheld, Swiftwick socks, Gu chews, a Gu gel, a hoodie, and a t-shirt for each … Continue reading

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Let us never discuss this again

Sometimes one must just admit that antibiotics are a necessity. I folded like a house of cards when I realized I’d lost 6 pounds in 5 days and I just wasn’t getting better.  Normally for a sinus infection I’d wait … Continue reading

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A birthday ode to Nyquil

The most important lesson I learned on this, the first day of my 28th year of life, is that my neighborhood grocery store sells The Oatmeal birthday cards. I think I’ll be sending birthday cards a lot more consistently now. … Continue reading

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The official diagnosis

I finally sucked it up and went to the doctor.  I tried to stand up yesterday and it felt like my back was tearing apart.  I could barely walk for a few hours, so I called my doctor for an … Continue reading

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Suck it up, Buttercup.

While those of you upright US citizens are watching the debate tonight, I’ll be sleeping. SNL can fill me in on the debate. Yup, we are still sickly.  I’m feeling better, although I almost called a woman at the grocery … Continue reading

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Llama Fever

It’s been a week. Just when I was starting to get back to semi-regular blogging, the baby got the flu.  Actually, we both got the flu. My husband was complaining of feeling feverish and sick last Sunday, but I kind … Continue reading

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