Health

3/24/24

By pwsadmin / March 24, 2024 / Comments Off on 3/24/24

I woke up with some Muscle Aches this morning.The time was 3:35 in the A.M.The Aches were my body’s way of telling me that I had officially slept in my Recliner for too long—about Five Days too long, to be exact.I feel much better than I did on previous days, which is good. I got…

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3/23/24

By pwsadmin / March 23, 2024 / Comments Off on 3/23/24

My body keeps an infection. I’ve spoken about it before, but it’s been a while since I last talked about it.With Urostomies and Catheters, the body keeps an infection.The goal is to keep the infection under control.So, every now and then, it flares up. That’s what this week has been—a flare-up.I’ve been dealing with it…

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The Podiatrist

By pwsadmin / March 7, 2024 / Comments Off on The Podiatrist

I had my Podiatrist Visit this week.That whole day is a story within itself. —The whole world seemed to be against me having Escargot or Fried Chicken Livers. I digress, though. This was my first visit to this Podiatrist.I hadn’t seen a doctor of this type since I lived in Huntsville. The place is a…

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Update 2/27/2024

By pwsadmin / February 28, 2024 / Comments Off on Update 2/27/2024

Tomorrow, I go for my Hip Shot.As I’ve stated before, I cannot have “Back Blocks” or any type of “Shot” in my Back due to my Spina Bifida and my Tethered Spinal Cord. I can, however, have shots in my Hips to help alleviate Hip pain. I’ll have that done tomorrow. Then, on Friday, I…

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Adult Spina Bifida Clinic

By pwsadmin / February 7, 2024 / Comments Off on Adult Spina Bifida Clinic

I woke at 5 a.m. this morning. I couldn’t sleep during the night. I was anxious about the day ahead of me.Today is my all-day appointment at the Adult Spina Bifida Clinic. First, I have to head over to Grandview Medical Center to get a copy of my recent Renal Ultrasound.Then, I head over to…

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Urology Update

By pwsadmin / February 2, 2024 / Comments Off on Urology Update

The Doctors Office. Birmingham, Alabama. I arrived 30 minutes early.My Urologist is at the Grandview Medical Center Professional Offices off of Highway 280.Yes, …280Because of 280, I left an hour early.280… I’m sitting in a quiet waiting room with four other fellas.A quiet waiting room is perfect for Lenny and Squiggy, my Colostomy and Urostomy…

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Medical Updates

By pwsadmin / January 27, 2024 / Comments Off on Medical Updates

—To Family and Friends Who Keep Up with My Health— I’ve been swamped more than usual with Doctor Appointments as of late.Nothing to worry about; the scheduling just worked out that way.I see at least one Doctor every month—at least one.Then, those Doctors want me to come back every three to six months.Then, this being…

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Health Update – The Heart

By pwsadmin / January 8, 2024 / Comments Off on Health Update – The Heart

—To Family and Friends Who Keep Up with My Health— I’ve recently touched on the subject of my Heart and my having issues with my Heart Rate.Everyone says if you ever notice a change in your Heart, you need to get it checked out immediately. So I did. I’ve always had a fast heart rate.My…

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The Sphincter Test

By pwsadmin / January 6, 2024 / Comments Off on The Sphincter Test

—The Sphincter Test— Here is another bit of information regarding Spina Bifida.—And I will try my best to keep this on an Adult Level. I’ll try. You may not know this, but one of God’s greatest creations on the Human Body is the Sphincter Muscle(s).I’ve read about them, and they’re amazing. Being born with Spina…

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Smart Watch

By pwsadmin / January 3, 2024 / Comments Off on Smart Watch

I was out in Public when my heart rate increased, and I began feeling “Weird” and “Woozy.”I was going to drive to the Fire Station, but the CVS Pharmacy was closer. So, I went inside and bought an O2 Sensor, an ECG Monitor, and a Blood Pressure Kit.It showed I was having Tachycardia. Long story…

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