Monthly Archives: April 2013

My Dad is coming home on Wednesday and we are happy

None of us (including the doctors) thought he would make it out of the ICU and considering he spent over six weeks in there, it is amazing he survived at all. I thought myself the worst daughter in the world … Continue reading

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Grateful

Yesterday my husband had his exercise stress test. Basically, that meant wiring him up, exercising the crap out of him and then giving him an angiogram. He passed on all counts. This is good. This is really good. Of course, … Continue reading

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Better

I saw my father on the weekend for the first time in two weeks and I was so pleased to see him looking better. Of course, I’ve had daily updates and I’ve phoned and written emails but it was so … Continue reading

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I must be feeling better

obviously I am because I am writing again. I spent most of the last week either asleep or wishing that I was because awake was simply no fun at all. It turned out that I had two separate types of … Continue reading

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I find it very irritating that I’ve developed

I find it very irritating that I’ve developed this horrible infection. Since my husband’s heart attack last year, we have an extremely healthy lifestyle. Lots of exercise and a diet that focuses on vegetables and fruit, lean proteinĀ and almost no … Continue reading

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The worst thing about this ear infection is probably the pain. The second worst thing, though, is the deafness. You know how you have depth perception and you need two eyes for it? Well, there is the equivilent for hearing … Continue reading

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Waiting…

My dad is in theatre. If the operation goes well, he will end up with a colostomy bag. I think they will find that the reason he has a fistula is that the primary cancer is in the bowel (the … Continue reading

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