Ray fell last night and I totally lost it! You know I pray for guidance all the time? Well, after "sending forth a river of profanity" - I called my neighbor and asked could she help me get the SOB up off the floor - sadly, yes, that's what I ... Read more
Ray is doing better off the Benadryl - go figure! Who would have thought of that!!
(the doctor said that seniors can hallucinate on Benadryl)
He is still sleeping a lot, but no longer verbalizing out loud and much less confused upon wakin... Read more
Ok, Ray was hungry - "what's to eat in this place?"
I said, we have Chicken Fingers or Fish Sticks (he won't eat a lot of anything and I was advised to push the proteins).
Ray said, "what's the difference between the fingers and fish s... Read more
If you're not into the numbers - neither am I. I decided that while I don't have to like it, I need to survive and this is how I am surviving.
None of these teams focuses on the numbers other than landing the stupid planes, lol. Exercise mi... Read more
2018 Winter 5% Challenge Invitation
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So I couldn't control my Blood Pressure and was put on 10mg Lisinopril (mainly because this is what I already had an extra bottle of in the house). I thought the doctor would want to cut them in half but he said that no, 10mg is a good place to... Read more
The iodine patch test just uses 'medicine cabinet' iodine, like for boo-boos. You know, the orange stuff that stains, burns but disinfects?!
My mother never kept Mercurochrome or Merthiolate in the house - but we had iodine. You put it on a... Read more
No, this is not an informational blog - I really am asking how to get enough Iodine in my diet.
AT one time factory machinery was cleaned with Iodine - hence, trace amounts were to be found in all canned goods. Iodine is no longer used to ... Read more
www.peoplespharmacy.com/ 2015/10/26/reduce-nighttim e-urination-nocturia-with- a-handful-of-raisins/
I was actually checking out taking Blood Pressure Medications at night instead of in the morning - supposed to he... Read more
***edited: last night on the news, they announced that they lowered the numbers instead of raising them :(
Now the numbers 130/80 I think - so google it and talk with your doctor.
Debby4576 sent this article to me so I'd stop obsessing o... Read more
So I did some research and I'm fairly certain it is mainly dehydration - bad bad linda!
I found an old blog that was a wonderful read: www.sparkpeople.com/mypa ge_public_journal_individu al.asp?blog_id=4879308
Wh... Read more
I got back into my program last week - and also started getting witchy. And we have fleas in the house and I didn't want to tell Ray. That didn't help.
Today was cooler and I mowed and admitted to Ray about the fleas and that I am working... Read more
Yes, you read that right - Ray reached 96!
Ok, so the downside is the other night he didn't recognize me as his wife. Life goes on.
So he doesn't know that we're in the house we purchased together 29 years ago. Life goes on.
He ... Read more