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More News On Dad

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

After all is said and done, along with adjusting his medication bot for his BP and his thyroid, the cardiologists have determined that he needs a pace maker. Because he is on blood thinners it may be a few days until his levels are at a point where they can do the surgery. He is in good humor and the only thing he is upset about is having to be transferred to another hospital for the procedure. He likes the food better at the original hospital.

Thanks again for all your love.

  
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SILLYHP1953 10/12/2011 2:46PM

    Your dad sounds like you two may share a sense of humor!!

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NASFKAB 9/3/2011 10:05AM

  Hope he recovers soon

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MORTICIAADDAMS 9/1/2011 4:51PM

    We used to do a ton of these where I worked. My dad has one and a defibrillator too.

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CARTOONB 8/31/2011 10:52PM

    I'm happy to hear that your dad has a relatively "easy" thing to fix. My thoughts and prayers are with you and yours.

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GOOFIERNU 8/31/2011 9:59PM

    emoticon and prayers!

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GEEMAWEST 8/31/2011 8:18PM

    I'll make you a deal.

I'll pray for you dad and you pray for my FIL. He is going through much of the same thing. He didn't have a fall but has been in and out of hospitals and they can't figure out what's wrong.

Deal?

I knew I could count on you!
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LYNMEINDERS 8/31/2011 7:23PM

    Your Dad has certainly been in the right place to find out what is needed for him.....

Praying that everything lines up so that the surgery can be done as soon as possible and he can get back to normal...well better than normal....

Prayers continuing for him and for you as well...
Blessings

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MARCYNA 8/31/2011 3:10PM

    Thanks John, I've been praying for your dad & you and I will continue,lots of love

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NJMATTICE 8/31/2011 2:35PM

    Thanks for keeping us informed. Helps us pray rightly!
Love,
Nancy

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GIRANIMAL 8/31/2011 1:47PM

    I hope it feels reassuring to have a solid answer and game plan.

Ah, hospital food. Maybe your mom can sneak him some heart-healthy snacks to supplement. emoticon

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SUSUSUZZZIE 8/31/2011 1:17PM

    Best wishes to your dad and to you!

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KT-NICHOLS-13 8/31/2011 12:32PM

    Happy to hear your dad is doing better and that he is in good humor!

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My thoughts and prayers go out to your Dad, you, and your family.


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DEE797 8/31/2011 9:51AM

    Thoughts and prayers that all goes well with his surgery. LOL about his liking the food better at one hospital over the other. Glad he is in good spirits.

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PRINCESSNURSE 8/31/2011 9:39AM

    LOL-- Believe it or not most patients in the hospital obsess about the food far more than the medical procedures.

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FLA-1956 8/31/2011 9:37AM

  Hope the pacemaker gets him back to where he needs to be. It says something for the hospital when he likes their food !

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CMA444 8/31/2011 9:26AM

    Prayers for your dad and family! I know times are tough but things will get better. :)

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FROGGERHKC 8/31/2011 9:24AM

    Glad to hear he is doing okay, and hoping for an easy surgery!
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CIVIAV 8/31/2011 9:07AM

    Best wishes for a successful and easy surgery!

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CIVIAV 8/31/2011 9:07AM

    Best wishes for a successful and easy surgery!

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ERLYWA 8/31/2011 9:01AM

    I had to chuckle at your dad's reasoning, as well :)
Will be sending good thoughts for a successful surgery for him...please continue to keep us posted!

Erika

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ERLYWA 8/31/2011 9:01AM

    I had to chuckle at your dad's reasoning, as well :)
Will be sending good thoughts for a successful surgery for him...please continue to keep us posted!

Erika

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EUPHRATES 8/31/2011 8:07AM

    I'm grinning at your dad's reasoning (simply because it's something MY dad would have complained about too). Hang in there!
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HDHAWK 8/31/2011 8:04AM

    Hopefully your dad can have the surgery in a few days and be back at it in no time. Sounds like he has the right attitude!

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More On My Dad And A Bit On Me

Monday, August 29, 2011

Again I wanted to thank everyone for their thoughts and prayers for my dad and give you a bit of an update. They determined the reason for his falling. He is suffering from atrial fibrillation. When he stands up his blood pressure drops about fifty points, ergo he gets woozy and falls. They are adjusting his medication and he should be hospitalized another couple of days. He has lost some weight too so they believe his thyroid medication needs adjustment. Over all he is in pretty good spirits and glad and relieved they have found out whatís causing the problem.

I had an MRI on my lower back Friday. I should have some sort of direction later today or tomorrow. I am a very positive person but this pain is weighing on my good humor. I am hoping for the best .

Thanks again for all your love, support and prayers.

  
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SILLYHP1953 10/12/2011 11:33AM

    I'm so glad they figured it out and have treatment. Hope your mri can help you, too.

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NASFKAB 9/1/2011 4:54AM

  All the best to both your Dad & you

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CIVIAV 8/30/2011 2:47PM

    I have a good girlfriend with Atrial fib. Glad to hear they know. Now let's shift the prayers to you. Dis-ease is not fun...

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ELYMWX 8/30/2011 12:45AM

    Glad your dad's got some answers, and hoping you get yours soon.

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ANNE-ELIZ 8/30/2011 12:14AM

    That's good news; both having an answer for your Dad and being on the way toward an answer for you.

Know what you mean about the back pain wearing on your humor...

Pain is a mind altering drug and until you know what exactly you're dealing with, you have no chance to kick it, so you are at least on the way!
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LYNMEINDERS 8/29/2011 10:39PM

    Thats great that they have found what is causing your Dads problems....even better that they can fix it....YAy.....God is good....

awesome as well that you will have some direction.....

Pain is the biggest energy zapper known...it just kills us....

Prayers still coming....

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NOMORESTALLING 8/29/2011 10:16PM

    John good news on dad I'm relieved that they found the cause and can make the necessary adjustments to help fix what's wrong.

You have back pain and don't know what's causing it? I was having sever back pain for quite awhile to the point that it got so back I couldn't walk up right for those first few minutes getting out of my chair.
I finally requested x-rays/Mri and they came back with Arthritis and very weakened muscles up and down my spine.
They put me on physio therapy; specific Pilates exercises to re strengthen the muscles.

But I also did for myself is to start taking the Replenex Extra strength and the 50+ Vitality Essentials from Melaleuca and 2 Tbsp of Extra virgin Organic Coconut Oil. This I have been doing now for almost 3 months and have been pain free for almost as long.

The other thing I have just embarked on is to begin following Dr Joel Fuhrman`s
Eat For Health and Eat To Live. I watched his program from PBS The 3 Steps to Incredible Health this morning and I`m willing to give this a shot.

If you want to know more go to www.drfuhrman.com and read through his weight loss segment and Reverse disease segment. And see if you don`t come to the same conclusion. Because without realizing it I was already implementing his diet plan! There`s very little I need to do to make the complete change; a few food combinations maybe....It`s worth the look!

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GEEMAWEST 8/29/2011 9:13PM

    I hear that a lot in my business, John. Glad you're getting some answers.
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ALLISON145 8/29/2011 12:02PM

    I hope you get some answers and relief soon.

Hugs,
Allison

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IMIN2GENES 8/29/2011 11:38AM

    Glad to hear the docs are getting your dad all fixed up! Now, hopefully they can do the same for you.
Chris
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MORTICIAADDAMS 8/29/2011 11:36AM

    I'm relieved about your dad. AF can be a serious problem and it's good he got it diagnosed and treated.

I hope your results are good as well.

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KIMI_SILVA 8/29/2011 11:28AM

    Wishing you all the best w/ your back problems; and also want to say that you and your dad are in my prayers.
My dad had had 5 back surgeries, and lived w/ chronic back pain. He used to be very athletic (softball, racketball, bowling, etc.) and then he couldn't do anything but yard work for about 10 minutes at a time before he had to lay dowm. Unfortunately, we just lost my dad on July 9th of this year after only 25 days of being diagnosed w/ cancer.

Love & Prayers ~ Kim

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NJMATTICE 8/29/2011 11:20AM

    Keep up the good fight of keeping yourself positive. Particularly rough patch! I know you will do your best.
Love,
Nancy

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ANATASHIKI 8/29/2011 10:27AM

    good luck with your back and the MRI , but this kind of pains can last very long , I had one once 6 months long

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BTINTERNET 8/29/2011 10:18AM

    So glad they got it figured out - my dad had that and the fix was very quick and straightforward.

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GETFIT2LIVE 8/29/2011 10:17AM

    So glad that they have figured out what is going on with your dad and are working on getting things under control for him. Keep us posted on what you find out about your back; chronic pain colors everything in life an unpleasant shade and makes it very hard to be positive about much of anything.

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SUSUSUZZZIE 8/29/2011 9:55AM

    Wonderful to hear that your dad should be on his way to better health. Good luck with results of tests on your back. Back health is so important.

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HDHAWK 8/29/2011 9:53AM

    Glad to hear your dad is improving. Here's hoping you get some answers about your back. I wasn't a happy camper when my back was acting up either. Keep us posted!

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  Hope both of you get back to better health very, very soon. emoticon

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PATTILYNN224 8/29/2011 9:38AM

    Great news about your dad. Praying for good news for your back too.

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FROGGERHKC 8/29/2011 9:26AM

    Good to hear about your dad! I hope that you find out your results today, so you are not just waiting. Keeping you in my thoughts today! emoticon

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GRAMLORI 8/29/2011 8:58AM

    Great news on your dad....always better to know what the battle is!

You'll be in my prayers today, John. I hope they find the source of the pain.....I, too, have lower back issues. No one told us it would hurt this much to get older, did they!!

Have a great Monday, God bless!
Lori



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WONDERJUL 8/29/2011 8:36AM

    Glad to hear that your dad's problems are being diagnosed and treated.
Hope you have good news about your back soon.
I hope you have a good day.



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CMBELISLE 8/29/2011 8:32AM

    Good to hear about your dad and I hope they have good news for you on your back. Living with someone with severe, genetic back problems, I do know how the pain can weigh on one's good nature. Take care!

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You Are Appreciated

Friday, August 26, 2011

Yeah you!!!

Donít look behind you to make sure Iím not talking to anyone else. Quit playing the game that starts with ďHa-ha, if he only knew the REAL meÖÖÖ..Ē Just stop it!!! You are appreciated for who you are, right now. That may be at your goal weight, half way to your goal weight or nowhere near your goal weight. You may have eaten a healthy breakfast of fruit and fiber or you may have scarfed down a fried donut slathered in cream cheese icing. Just as you are, at this very moment in time Ė quick run and mark the date and time on a calendar or take your lip gloss and fashion it boldly on a mirror of choice. Ė You are greatly appreciated and deeply loved simply because you were created and because you choose to share your compassion, your love and your overall beauty with me.

ďI donít feel special John.Ē Well, uhm, thatís coz youíre not special. There is absolutely nothing unique about being lovable, valuable and cherished just as you are. There are no special people. There is only the shining light thatís you. We are all that way, really. Sometimes it takes a while to notice.

Yeah you!!!

I do not know you in the sense that we share coffee or tea. We probably wonít ever get together for lunch or dinner. I guess there wonít be cards in the mail to celebrate special occasions. I doubt we shall ever talk on the phone. No matter. One look into the smile on your face and the openness of your heart when I look at your Spark Page tells me everything I need to know. I feel your warmth, your kindness and mostly your understanding. In one form or another, we have all been at the same place at one time or another and shhhhhhhhhhh we all been scared, worried or anxious. No matter. You are appreciated, for what you bring here each day. Your success inspires me, your struggles motivate to believe in myself and shoot if you can do it, so can I. Itís the old arm-in-arm thingy.

No matter how badly you blow it on a given day or week, no matter how many times you come very close to giving up, you are appreciated for making my life so much better. Itís helped me realize that I am appreciated too. You are among the greatest and most wonderful person on this earth. No hurry up and write it down somewhereÖÖÖÖ.. Before you forget.

  
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SILLYHP1953 10/12/2011 11:32AM

    Well, all I can say to that is
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NASFKAB 9/1/2011 4:52AM

  Thanks great blog

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MARCYNA 8/31/2011 3:13PM

    Lovely lovely John..btw where's my lipgloss??????????

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MORTICIAADDAMS 8/28/2011 8:31PM

    Great blog and almost all true, except that I might show up some day for coffee, tea, breakfast, lunch, supper, spare bedroom. LOL. emoticon

Just kidding. I've seen too many movies where Randy Quaid shows up to free load. LOL.

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MMRB7111 8/28/2011 8:21AM

    Thank you for this blog. I needed this reminder today. I feel so much better now.

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GEEMAWEST 8/27/2011 11:59PM

    I will say it again, Get Outta My Head!!

I really need to learn how to appreciate myself And I need to believe that others appreciate me and that I am worthy.

Thank You, Thank You, Thank You!!

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JENNY888 8/27/2011 1:05AM

    What an uplifting thought.

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CARTOONB 8/27/2011 12:16AM

    Yes, you are appreciated. And thanks for pointing out to me that I am appreciated too.

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SUSUSUZZZIE 8/26/2011 10:13PM

    John, Thank you and I appreciate you! Have a wonderful weekend!

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MMPHELPS1970 8/26/2011 9:38PM

    Thanks! This really made my day! What a kind, generous, uplifting, thoughtful blog entry. emoticon

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TERRIPAL1 8/26/2011 9:13PM

    Thanks John great blog, you're appreciated too!!
Such a happy blog!! emoticon

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TRISTAROSE 8/26/2011 8:11PM

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LYNMEINDERS 8/26/2011 7:06PM

    Right back at ya John.....I hope you have that written down as well......

Prayers still coming your way...

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FLA-1956 8/26/2011 5:43PM

  Thank you. You Just Made My Day!! Thanks for being YOU!! emoticon

BTW: I'm still praying for your dad. Hope he's doing better.

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SPARKLISE 8/26/2011 5:03PM

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FROGGERHKC 8/26/2011 2:49PM

    What a wonderful blog John! Thank you, and I appreciate you as well, I think you're emoticon!!!

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ZURDTA- 8/26/2011 2:12PM

    Thank you ... nice.

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KKINNEA 8/26/2011 1:32PM

    Thanks John!!

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GETFIT2LIVE 8/26/2011 11:30AM

    The feeling is mutual, John--make sure you do the same thing today!!

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ANATASHIKI 8/26/2011 11:29AM

    emoticonyou too!

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    Thanks. It made me smile. emoticon

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HDHAWK 8/26/2011 11:07AM

    emoticon I sure do appreciate you too!

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CIVIAV 8/26/2011 11:06AM

    John, I appreciate you too but honestly I'm having a hard time with Dr Phil. I'll work on it though, just for you...

I did write it down!

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NEVER EVER GIVE UP!
Life is Good!
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Good health is the Greatest Wealth!
I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.
Philippians 4:13
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An Update On My Dad and A Bit About Me

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Thanks so much for all the thoughts and prayers for my dad. It never surprises me how much love there is here and I know all I have to do is ask for support and itís like turning on a faucet ---- It instantly appears. That is so very reassuring.

They have found two issues with my dadís falling down. This is the third time its happened and the worst I might add. First his cortisol levels are low. I believe that is a hormone and Iím really not sure what it controls. Secondly, they found his blood pressure drops about fifty points when he goes from sitting to standing. They did a Doppler on his carotid arteries last week and they are clear. Heíll be in the hospital until they find out whatís wrong. I ask that you continue to keep him in your thoughts.

A bit of an update on my health. I am having an MRI on my lower back tomorrow. After a few months of messing around the doctors have decided itís the only way to decide whether itís a muscle or a skeletal issue. I did discover that while my uric acid levels are elevated I do not have gout. I discovered that one of my sisters has a elevated uric acid as does my dad. The doctor told me (surprise, surprise) that as I lose weight those levels should decrease.

Iíll keep ya posted. Thanks again for all of the love.

  
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SILLYHP1953 10/12/2011 11:30AM

    I hope they figure out what's going on with your dad and know how to heal him.

I diagnosed myself with gout in my right foot and finally went to the doctor after a week of pain and limping. She had blood tests done but I haven't heard results. It's a lot better but still feels achy, just no sharp pains anymore. So I don't really know if it was gout, but it sure was something!!

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NASFKAB 8/28/2011 12:11AM

  Hoping you are all well

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MARYMO22 8/26/2011 4:27PM

    here's hoping all has improved at your end - good luck with the tests

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KIKOOMAGOO 8/26/2011 10:11AM

    Hugs! Continuing to keep you and your dad in my thoughts and prayers.

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GRAMLORI 8/26/2011 10:11AM

    Thanks for the update. And kudos for the doc for not sending your dad home until they figure it out!! Will keep praying.
Lori

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CARTOONB 8/26/2011 12:27AM

    Hope you can find a solution to your back pain.
Hope you can find a solution to your dad's falls.
Hope you can find a solution to your high uric acid (but glad you don't have gout).
Good luck!

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GEEMAWEST 8/25/2011 10:29PM

    Thanks for keeping us update, John! Hugs and Prayers!

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DANGEL117 8/25/2011 10:21PM

    ~HUGS & PRAYERS~ LOVE & LIGHT~

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LYNMEINDERS 8/25/2011 6:41PM

    Cortisol I believe is what is used by the Adrenal glands and is something used for stress.....when we are under stress more is produced so that we can sustain the anxiety that the body experiences....that is how people can lift cars and things off others after accidents.....
Adrenal Fatigue is what results in Cortisol levels being low and we have no energy...daily chores are an issue to achieve etc....
Hope that is somewhat helpful to you.....and I stand to be corrected on this....

A good book that may help you is....Dr James Wilson's book...
Adrenal Fatigue....the 21st Century stress syndrome....

Will continue praying for your Dad....

Also for you as you go for your MRI tomorrow....

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_AIYANNA_ 8/25/2011 3:22PM

    Keeping you both in my thoughts. Take care xxx

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TRISTAROSE 8/25/2011 2:48PM

    emoticon Wishing the best for you both!

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TERRIPAL1 8/25/2011 2:36PM

    Prayers for both of you today !!

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HDHAWK 8/25/2011 1:39PM

    I hope they figure out what's going on with both you and your dad. emoticon

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ANATASHIKI 8/25/2011 11:57AM

    I hope you both will be fine. I can't answer simply what cortisol does. the answer is something like "everything", it's called the "stress hormone"and controls the body reactions when dealing with a threat or stress. it increases the blood sugar , suppresses the immune system,aids in fat, protein, and carbohydrate metabolism , also controls the bones and muscle mass and a lot of more things, endocrinology is more complicated than cuantum physics.

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MORTICIAADDAMS 8/25/2011 11:39AM

    Prayes sent for both you and your dad. Let's pray that this is an easy fix for both of you.

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26M8J7 8/25/2011 11:32AM

    I will pray for you and your dad.


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GIRANIMAL 8/25/2011 11:23AM

    Cortisol is in fact a hormone -- the stress hormone -- and an imbalance can be a sign of adrenal fatigue and sometimes thyroid dysfunction, in my limited knowledge.

Interestingly enough, mine is out of whack and that is why my sleep is poor, among other things. For awhile I was getting really dizzy every time I stood too, which also can be a dropping BP response. No idea if those are related, but weird! At least your dad doesn't seem to have any blockages though. That is certainly good news.

I am glad to hear you're getting an MRI. Also in my limited experience, it really is the best diagnostic tool for back pain. I am also really glad to hear you don't have gout after all! But FYI, I have heard many of the same rave reviews about cherry juice.

Still sending lots o' love!

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HIPPICHICK1 8/25/2011 11:06AM

    Well, I had gout in 2007 and my uric acid levels were normal, yet the unmistakable pain of gout was present in my feet. Know what I did? I ate cherries and drank cherry juice, left behind cream, butter, homemade broth and cut back on red meat, red wine and beer. But the cherry juice is like medicine!! I made these same recommendations to my neighbour who has terrible gout and he got result right away from cherry juice too.
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PGNBRI 8/25/2011 10:40AM

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KKINNEA 8/25/2011 10:18AM

    Gotta love doctors ("lose weight" - sure, like magic!)! Hope they are able to determine the resolution for your dad's health.

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TWO-TOO-MUCH 8/25/2011 10:03AM

    All the best to you and your Dad...my Dad has been in the hospital since the end of June with a host of problems that all manifested themselves after he took a tumble, too. It's been a very long summer, but he's almost ready to be released to home. One day at a time, I guess. Chin up. :)

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IMIN2GENES 8/25/2011 9:47AM

    Hang in there! I'll keep you both in my thoughts.
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SPARKLISE 8/25/2011 9:41AM

    Praying for your dad.
I'm also going for tests for my back.
Hopefully it won't be bad.
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MUSTANG_SALLY2 8/25/2011 9:38AM

    I'll be thinking of you and your family. Hang in there John!

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JSPIN74 8/25/2011 9:36AM

    ...keeping you both in my thoughts. Hope you get some answers soon! emoticon

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GETFIT2LIVE 8/25/2011 9:20AM

    Answers for both of you would be really good right now so things can get resolved. Glad your dad's carotid arteries are clear, but I will be praying that they can find out what's behind all of this, and the same for your back. It's tough to stay positive and on track when you hurt!

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FLA-1956 8/25/2011 9:20AM

  Keeping him in my thoughts and prayers. emoticon

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MICKEYMAX 8/25/2011 9:17AM

    thoughts and prayers to you and your dad.

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SNOWANGELDIVA 8/25/2011 9:14AM

    Thank God for Goggle. I'll own it.
I have no idea what 'cortisol' and 'uric acids' are, but, God does.

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DEE797 8/25/2011 9:09AM

    Do hope they figure out what is happening with your dad. Hope your MRI goes well and they can find out what is causing your back problems. Continued prayers for all coming your way. emoticon

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ELYMWX 8/25/2011 9:08AM

    I hope that both you and your dad get some answers.

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Prayers Please

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

My eighty seven year old dad fell down last night and put a rather nasty lump on the back of his head. Not really sure what the issue was or is. He's in the hospital awaiting more tests.

They said is standing BP dropped fifty points from his resting BP when they stood him up.

Looooooooong night. Could you keep him in your thoughts and prayers, please.

TYVM friends

  
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SILLYHP1953 10/12/2011 11:26AM

    You have my prayers and they are retroactive!! I hope your dad is doing ok now; I'll be finding out soon as I catch up with your blogs. I'm reading them chronologically.

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NASFKAB 8/28/2011 12:10AM

  How sad praying for all

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BRYLIA 8/25/2011 10:30AM

    Oh sad,, praying for you and your family.

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LYNMEINDERS 8/25/2011 5:27AM

    Praying for you all....

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_AIYANNA_ 8/25/2011 3:54AM

    Your dad and your family will be in my thoughts. Please keep us posted when you can.

Elen xxx

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CARTOONB 8/24/2011 10:23PM

    Done. Take care of you and yours.

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EDWINA172 8/24/2011 9:23PM

    I am praying for him. Keep us posted.

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BECKY3774 8/24/2011 7:44PM

    I hope that he gets better soon!!! emoticon

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ONTARIOWALKER63 8/24/2011 6:11PM

    emoticon prayers being said John

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LUVMYK9S 8/24/2011 5:08PM

    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family emoticon

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GIRANIMAL 8/24/2011 4:58PM

    Prayers to you and your family and my best healing energy to your dad -- I'll light a candle for you all as soon I get home, John.

Please keep us posted as you're able. emoticon

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HAPPYSOUL91 8/24/2011 3:49PM

    Saying a prayer for your dad

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MUSTANG_SALLY2 8/24/2011 3:03PM

    Praying for you all. Hang in there.

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DANGEL117 8/24/2011 2:13PM

    I will keep your dad in my THOUGHTS & PRAYERS!!!

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-CORAL- 8/24/2011 1:19PM

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EILI359 8/24/2011 1:05PM

    emoticon will do. Thinking of you both xx

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CHAITEAKITTY40 8/24/2011 1:00PM

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NJMATTICE 8/24/2011 12:37PM

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HDHAWK 8/24/2011 12:23PM

    Prayers are on the way John. emoticon

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CMBELISLE 8/24/2011 12:18PM

    Will do. Hope all is well soon!

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VALTHEVEG 8/24/2011 12:06PM

    Many prayers for you and your family. I hope all will be well with your father... emoticon

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WALKAWAY 8/24/2011 11:41AM

    John, you are definitely in my prayers. I have an 87 year old father as well and know how challenging it can be. Keep us posted.

Hugs

Addie

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DEE797 8/24/2011 11:24AM

    Thoughts and prayers for your dad and family. emoticon emoticon

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MARCYNA 8/24/2011 11:04AM

    Yes, I'll keep him in my prayers...lots of love to you emoticon

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TRISTAROSE 8/24/2011 11:03AM

    Hoping for a speedy recovery for your Dad ... Thoughts & Prayers are with you.

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IDLETYME 8/24/2011 10:37AM

    Thoughts and prayers for a speedy and complete recovery for your Father!
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GEEMAWEST 8/24/2011 10:35AM

    You Got It!!

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FROGGERHKC 8/24/2011 10:33AM

    John, you and your family are in my thoughts. Sending good vibes and hopes that everything turns out okay! Lots of emoticon!!!

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UNSTOPPABLE_ 8/24/2011 10:22AM

    My thoughts & prayers are with y'all.

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SPARKLEIIGHGAL 8/24/2011 10:20AM

    My thoughts and prayers are with you both. emoticon emoticon

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SUSUSUZZZIE 8/24/2011 10:16AM

    I hope your father heals quickly and everything is ok.
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CMA444 8/24/2011 10:07AM

    Prayers going out to your dad and your family!

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KKINNEA 8/24/2011 10:05AM

    My prayers are with you and your dad.

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MORTICIAADDAMS 8/24/2011 9:59AM

    Sounds like he could be dehydrated. It's the most common cause but it can also be caused by diabetes, heart disease, and neuro diseases like Parkinson's. If he is on any kind of diuretics or BP meds the doctor may have to adjust them. Prayers were sent.

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ANDASI 8/24/2011 9:57AM

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GOOFIERNU 8/24/2011 9:56AM

    Been there. Not fun. emoticon and prayers.

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BLACKROSE_222 8/24/2011 9:55AM

    Thoughts and prayers are with you all. emoticon

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BESTSUSIEYET 8/24/2011 9:54AM

    Hard to see Dad sick ... I've been there. May God grant you strength & peace, and the Drs. wisdom!

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GETFIT2LIVE 8/24/2011 9:45AM

    Keep us posted, John--in my prayers!

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SHERRYJVP 8/24/2011 9:42AM

    will keep you all in prayer, John.

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GRAMLORI 8/24/2011 9:37AM

    Praying for both him and you.
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Lori

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KIKOOMAGOO 8/24/2011 9:28AM

    I certainly will pray for your dad, and for you that you can get some rest.

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MISSROCKABILLY 8/24/2011 9:27AM

    Sending good and healing thoughts his way for a quick recovery.
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FLA-1956 8/24/2011 9:23AM

  I truly hope he'll be alright. Sending prayers for him and you, as I know how worried you are. emoticon

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CIVIAV 8/24/2011 9:21AM

    emoticon and healing reiki energy coming your way!

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WINNERINKY 8/24/2011 9:19AM

    Thinking of you and your family today, hoping for a speedy recovery.

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WENDYSPARKS 8/24/2011 9:12AM

    Hope he heals from that. Sending prayers for him.


Wendy emoticon

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TERRIPAL1 8/24/2011 9:06AM

    Oh John I hope he's ok & yes prayers will be said for both of you,take care & if you can do anything for yourself today keep it as simple and easy as possible,just be there! emoticon

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KOPSBABY 8/24/2011 9:06AM

    Sure thing. Hope he makes a full and fast recovery.

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IMIN2GENES 8/24/2011 9:03AM

    Prayers for you both! Take care of him and yourself.
Chris
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