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  • too much pain

    2/21/2016 12:19:10 AM, by CURRAHEE68

    Been having more pain than I am used to. Taking oxy to help relieve it. Also been eating too much and not keeping track of my food. But I did get... Read more

  • physiatrist appt

    2/8/2016 9:50:48 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Saw the exercise doctor today. She told me she could not prescribe exercise for me while the cancer is active. But I did a little bit on my own a... Read more

  • Stressful ....

    2/8/2016 8:57:38 PM, by MOTHERBEAR4

    1/30 - lost over 300 lbs as my so-called boyfriend left. Kinda glad (He was way more trouble than he was worth besides being a liar, etc.) I thi... Read more

  • not sure how I am feeling

    1/30/2016 1:28:03 AM, by CURRAHEE68

    Had my urology appointment Wednesday. The biopsy showed the cancer had entered the bladder muscle tissue. So I will have my bladder and prostate ... Read more

  • less misery today

    1/24/2016 8:49:52 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    This has got to have been the most miserable week I have had, other than after my wife died. But today the pains are disappaiting some. I hope to... Read more

  • Post Op

    1/20/2016 4:12:26 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Was not a good day at the hospital. Had bad hip pain before surgery, no pain meds, and even worse post op. They had me in stirrups when I was und... Read more

  • not overly nervous

    1/18/2016 2:20:39 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Go in for bladder surgery tomorrow to remove the cancerous cells. Signed the consent last Friday after the doctor explained all about the horror ... Read more

  • Please recommend your favorite pedometer

    1/12/2016 10:32:50 AM, by JENK1974

    I will resume a seasonal position as a VITA tax center manager which includes a lot of walking (yeah!) for 30 hours a week April 18th. I'm ... Read more

  • Kiboshed by a headache

    1/11/2016 8:43:48 AM, by JENK1974

    I've had a headache for most of the week. I'm not sure I'm becoming allergic to the cedar (a major issue in Austin) or its a my typical headache ... Read more

  • still tired, but doing better

    1/10/2016 7:29:39 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Had my stress test. They didn't give me results yet, but I believe I passed, so my surgery should happen on the 19th as planned. It will be good ... Read more

  • tired

    1/7/2016 9:11:26 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Seems like I am always tired any more. Going in for a stress test tomorrow to see if I can have the surgery on the 19th. Sure hope so. I really w... Read more

  • no energy

    1/1/2016 12:36:00 AM, by CURRAHEE68

    Started my walk this morning. Only made about 30 steps and felt too tired to continue. I did have to continue back so I did 70 steps before I was... Read more

  • trodding the road

    12/30/2015 10:37:40 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Did a little exercise yesterday, but not enough to register. Did better today. Went outside and walked 250 steps with my crutches. It takes me ov... Read more

  • Finally

    12/27/2015 3:00:06 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    I did some excercising yesterday. Mainly walking in water. But back on the right track. Now, to continue.... Read more

  • Back from family visit

    12/23/2015 10:41:41 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Really enjoyed myself with the family. Has been a few years since the last get together. Couldn't get on SP, but pretty much followed my food pla... Read more

  • still hanging in

    12/17/2015 12:39:42 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Overate by 100 calories yesterday, but in reality, it was a small binge on Life cinamon cereal. Still have not started exercising again, yet. I h... Read more

  • back to doing a bit better

    12/13/2015 5:29:59 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Have not been exercising last few days, well, not very much. Felt embarrassed to blog without showing progress of exercising. But embarrassment c... Read more

  • depressed a bit

    12/11/2015 12:23:12 AM, by CURRAHEE68

    Stayed inside all day. Seems like now that I know the cause, that deep pain is intensifying. Told you I am a real hypochondriac. Only ate 1500 he... Read more

  • Mindless eating today

    12/9/2015 9:48:00 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    I binged on cashews this afternoon and evening. Ate almost a full can - 3.5 cups full. Had my cystocopy today. Turns out I have bladder cancer.... Read more

  • Exercise

    12/8/2015 3:47:03 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Started a new SP challenge today. I need to find an excercise pardner for this challenge. Anybody game?... Read more

  • Got out

    12/6/2015 11:33:11 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Got out of the house. Almost ran my electric chair out of juice. Eating below my calories again taday. Plan to get weighed Wed and see if I am ... Read more

  • ODAT

    12/5/2015 10:10:16 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Had a shower today. That is excercise in itself, but I don't count it. Was very painful, too, and I did recognize that. Didn't do much today, exc... Read more

  • ODAT

    12/5/2015 1:07:02 AM, by CURRAHEE68

    Finally got out and about today. Spent yesterday in bed again. Did several activities today, including buying a carbon monoxide alarm. Don't real... Read more

  • slept again

    12/2/2015 11:20:16 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    What a pain in the *** I am getting to be. Spent the day in bed again. Tired, headache, pelvic pain front and back. Hope it is just me being hy... Read more

  • Out of bed

    12/1/2015 9:45:05 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Felt a little better today. Decided to go to the gym, but when I was almost there I realized I didn't have my crutches with me. So I had no way t... Read more

  • in bed

    11/30/2015 7:56:00 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Have stayed home, mostly in bed all day again. Having deep pain in my lower abdomen and sacral areas. Got me a little concerned. Probably just ge... Read more

  • Excuse

    11/29/2015 11:17:49 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Maybe it was an excuse too. I did absolutely nothing today, exercise wise. I slept 11 hours and then some more rather than get up and do somethin... Read more

  • Decision or excuse ?

    11/28/2015 2:06:25 AM, by CURRAHEE68

    I decided to put my effort into attending the AA convention over following my healthy routine to the letter. I do stretch and do wheelchair exerc... Read more

  • AA convention

    11/27/2015 12:31:20 AM, by CURRAHEE68

    Went to the AA Roundup (convention) here in Las Vegas today. Ate well under my limits again, except protein. Only 1 gm short, so far. First tim... Read more

  • AGAIN !?

    11/24/2015 8:06:25 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Ate when I was full again last night. Did not go over calories, but not good doing that 2 days in a row. Sounds like I am setting myself up for f... Read more

  • more new stuff

    11/24/2015 12:38:00 AM, by CURRAHEE68

    Went to the bank today. Then went across the steet and joined the Las Vegas Athletic club.. They have a pool that is made for walking. That was o... Read more

  • Getting better

    11/22/2015 10:09:28 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Went to an AA meeting again in the wheelchair. Also went to Wal-mart again. I can't carry too much with me so I will probably go often. Hope to m... Read more

  • Got out on my own

    11/21/2015 9:24:31 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    What a great feeling. Went to the AA meeting by myself. Road my wheelchair there. Took 45 minutes. Almost crashed and burned several times becaus... Read more

  • a little excitement

    11/20/2015 7:30:02 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Just got back from my initial ride on my new electric wheelchair. Got here about 2 months early! Will try running it a longer distance tomorrow. ... Read more

  • Urology

    11/19/2015 9:50:56 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Made my urology appointment today. Doctor checked me a bit, had me give a urine sample for them to culture, checking for infections, and schedule... Read more

  • KISS

    11/18/2015 7:28:13 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Keep it simple, Steve. Split pea soup turned out tolerable. Needed salt. I didn't use the flavor packet, plus I rinsed the ham with water to sh... Read more

  • ODAT

    11/17/2015 11:07:36 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    ODAT = One Day at a Time. That will probably be my title for a majority of the time. Bought some sweat pants recently, finally tried them on. ... Read more

  • another doctor's appt

    11/16/2015 10:44:26 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Had another doc appointment today for all the tune up procedures I am getting fixed. I used to use a C-PAP breathing machine while sleeping. I lo... Read more

  • New SP discovery

    11/15/2015 5:36:51 PM, by CURRAHEE68

    Goodness. I am sure I knew this when I was on SP before, but had forgotten. Just found out several people are leaving my notes or comments about ... Read more

  • interesting day

    11/13/2015 2:22:02 AM, by CURRAHEE68

    Had an optometry appt this day. Dilated my eyes and lots of testing. Turns out I have cataracts in both eyes. Left one not too bad at this point,... Read more

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