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Where have I been???


Thursday, April 19, 2012

Hi everyone. I've been gone for a little over a month because I've been in the hospital the entire time. On March 15th, I was rushed to the hospital due to severe shortness of breath, only to find out that I had a hemmhorage in my lungs. It's taken a very long time to get the bleeding in my lungs to stop, not to mention that I also have blood clots in my lungs as well. Because I already had bleeding in my lungs, they couldn't give me blood thinners so fixing my issue has been VERY slow. I've started chemotherapy for my lupus and it has responded pretty well so hopefully I will be going home soon. Since I've been in the hospital, I've lost 30 pounds. I'm 4 pounds from Onederland, but it sucks that I'm losing it through chemo instead of my own hard work. But anyway, that's my update!

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LOVE7755 5/4/2012 7:40PM

    Praying for you sparkfriend. Well wishes for a great recovery.

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PRESBESS 4/23/2012 1:44PM

    Just thought I'd swing by to check on you & then I find out you've been in the hospital. Oh my! I pray that your health is restored 100%.

Get well my friend, stay positive, pray and remain connected as much as you can.
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LYNDALOVES2HIKE 4/22/2012 11:57AM

    OMG, I'm so sorry to hear about your troubles - I guess the 30 lbs is the silver lining but hope the chemo works welle nough that you can go home soon!
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FANGFACEKITTY 4/22/2012 10:07AM

    I'm so sorry you've been going through this, I hope the chemo continues to help and you can go home soon, feeling better.

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XPHOENIX 4/21/2012 9:26PM

    I missed you, love. Glad to see you are getting better! Losing is losing. YAY for being so close to ONEderland. You could do it on your own so its not like it totally matters. Please take care of you, darling. I am praying for you! XOXO

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BE-THE-CHANGE 4/21/2012 10:40AM

    Wow, sorry you've been in the hospital. My DH had blood clots in the lungs last year - scary stuff! I am so glad to hear you are getting better!

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SBHPATRICK 4/20/2012 3:21PM

    Oh, my - what an ordeal! I'm glad you're responding well to chemo and hope you continue to heal and feel better.

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CIVIAV 4/20/2012 5:31AM

    So glad to hear you are on the mend and glad to have you back!

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KNITTINGNAN 4/20/2012 12:08AM

  How scarey for you, Hopefully, you will be on the road to recovery. You are in my thoughts.

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PRINCESSAA12 4/19/2012 11:57PM

    Take care and get well soon!

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