Category Archives: Addison’s Disease

November 17, 2015: The Last Yearly Check-Up…Whew!

Today, I went to my endocrinologist’s office and my cortisol level is within the normal range. Yay! So are my ATCH levels. Yay again! 🙂 Basically, I have some vitamin deficiencies to take care of and then hopefully I’ll be … Continue reading

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November 10, 2015: Just Breathe

November is a month full of doctors and a scheduling nightmare to get all my appointments in during the required timeframe. So far, I’ve been to see my OBGYN. If you’re a woman, you already know this is anything but … Continue reading

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July 20, 2015: Some News

Amazing things have happened in the past two days with only a couple bumps in the road.  Courage Conquering Cancer (our nonprofit company) has raised enough money to gift over 500 Recovery Tees! That was our yearly goal. We couldn’t … Continue reading

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March 31, 2015: Fearing a Crisis

Missing yet another day of work I can’t afford to miss. My kids are all STAAR testing today. (Our state test measure of learning here in TX) I had really hoped I could be there, but my glimmer of hope … Continue reading

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December 18, 2014: Chemo Day #3 – Not a Fun Day

I’ve spent most of today puking, thinking I might vomit, or wishing I could just throw up so I could feel better. This is not a very fun way to spend the day. Everything that worked yesterday, didn’t work so … Continue reading

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December 18, 2014: The Battlegrounds of Chemo

Chemo Night #2 – I WON! Chemo Morning #3 – Currently Losing! The nausea monster returned last night around eight o’clock. We started the anti-nausea regiment, and I snuggled in to watch the Sing-Off. I couldn’t wait to hear Home … Continue reading

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November 12, 2014: An Honest Steroid Report

Day 1 – Twitching, sleepless night – this is why normal people don’t take steroids at night. My doctor felt it best to get started right away since my numbers were so low. She obviously doesn’t sleep with me. Poor … Continue reading

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