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On the Road, Part 3
Friday, June 17, 2016      8 comments

Today, I had a barium test to see if my esophagus Is working correctly (motility), moving food to my stomach. Great news, it is working well. Not so great news, my stomach is now 1/3 into my chest cavity, which probably why I have shortness... Read more
Mea Culpa, GERD Sufferers
Thursday, June 16, 2016      3 comments

I have been so focused on my problems that I missed THE one important feature of the treatments that my recent blogs have beeen describing. These treatments will help whatever type of GERD you may have! You CAN be free of which ever type of... Read more
On a long road, nearer the end. (Part 2)
Wednesday, June 15, 2016      5 comments

Yesterday, I had my first visit with the surgeon. He spent a long time laying out my options and described them thoroughly. Then he went over my previous upper GI report.(aka things that I was not made aware) I have a large opening in my diaphra... Read more
On a long road, not near the end
Saturday, June 11, 2016      6 comments

The root cause of my problem is Silent GERD. It is different from the usual heartburn, etc, in that it has no symptoms! I found out about this in my 50's when I thought I was having a heart attack. After taking nitroglycerin in the ER, the pain ... Read more
An Amazing Sequence of Events!
Saturday, April 30, 2016      6 comments

Rusty got on my last nerve the other night, planting his claws into my thigh several times! I snapped and tried to carry him by his collar to the garage. Another very bad idea! ... Read more
An Amazing Sequence of Events!
Saturday, April 30, 2016      1 comments

Rusty got on my last nerve the other night, planting his claws into my thigh several times! I snapped and tried to carry him by his collar to the garage. Another very bad idea! ... Read more
A Cautionary Tale, doux
Wednesday, December 30, 2015      6 comments

Since I installed the LED lights in my living room, I have been doing better. I also have a Verilux light beside my computer to help. I'm now working on my sleeping, or lack of it. It has been proven that the very bright lights keep y... Read more
A Cautionary Tale
Saturday, December 19, 2015      5 comments

I use a bank of 4 ft fluorescent light bulbs to help with SAD. Lately the equivalent tubes have been available as LED lights. I found the LED bulbs in fixtures and also as individual bulbs at Costco. Since two bulbs were about $5 more than the t... Read more
Getting Back in the Swing of Things And New Adventures
Sunday, September 07, 2014      5 comments

I am back to logging my food and exercise (again). I have stopped drinking alcohol again, even wine, my favorite! In August, I turned 75. I started thinking about what accomplishments might be written in my obituary. For years I have ... Read more
Feeling Bad About Your Lousy Trivia Score?
Sunday, September 07, 2014      12 comments

This is a response that I wrote on one of my three Trivia Challenge pages. The gal had also asked whether every one got the same questions. The questions are totally random, I believe. If you want to feel better about your score so far, go ... Read more
My Longest Winter
Friday, March 28, 2014      13 comments

This winter has been especially hard to deal with and the weather guy finally gave me some reasons as to the why of it. It has been the 9th worst winter for snow here. When shoveling, I could not throw it high enough to reach the top of the pile... Read more
Making Progress in War on Depression
Sunday, January 19, 2014      13 comments

I have been going to the local Counseling Center for talk therapy. emoticon I also had my current medication level ev... Read more
You KNOW It's the Start of a Bad Day When .......Part Two
Tuesday, December 10, 2013      6 comments

The plumber and I spent about an hour clearing the furniture, umbrellas and garden 'stuff' out of the mechanical room to allow the installation of the gas water heater therein. Then the plumber's boss came back to put the kabosh to my plan. He h... Read more
You KNOW It's the Start of a Bad Day When .......Part One
Thursday, November 28, 2013      13 comments

.....you find both of your bare feet in cold water and you have carpet, not an indoor pool. emoticon It was a... Read more
My Not So Great Day
Thursday, September 19, 2013      13 comments

This is what I've been doing today, being brave! emoticon ... Read more

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