Spina Bifida

2/1/2023

By pwsadmin / February 1, 2023 /

A rough morning. Driving home last night, my “Low Fuel” light came on.I was already on our street, so I figured I’d fill it up on my next trip out.Turned out, though, that my next trip out was taking Niece number 2 to school this morning. It’s my fault for letting it get too low.I…

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Medical Test Results

By pwsadmin / January 29, 2023 /

I received all of my test results in my Patient Portal today. All of the tests, eight pages worth, have some irregularities within the pages. I do have a Kidney Infection. I knew that already. I also told them that I keep a Kidney Infection.I have a Foley Catheter inserted into “Lenny,” my Urostomy, which…

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1/29/2023

By pwsadmin / January 29, 2023 /

It’s Sunday.I’ve showered and changed my Wafers and Bandages.I then placed a Medical Order for the out-of-pocket items that I purchase on a monthly basis. Sometimes only after two weeks. The dogs are fed, and the truck is warm. —I almost broke off into a poem there.It’s sprinkling outside. A bit gloomy looking. Still, though,…

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Another Night Terror

By pwsadmin / January 28, 2023 /

I’m standing in a lush Wheatfield.It stands waist-high. The wind blows softly.It’s tranquil in this moment. I feel young and free. I look to my left and see my best friend from when I was twenty.He’s got his hand on top of the tall Wheat, letting it sway underneath his hand.He stands in peace. Not…

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Health Update

By pwsadmin / January 27, 2023 /

—To Family and Friends Who Keep Up with My Health— I’ve completed all of my medical appointments and medical tests.Now, I sit and wait for the results to be sent to my patient portal.I should hear something today. My doctor did tell me not to be surprised if I did end up having to go…

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1/25/2022

By pwsadmin / January 25, 2023 /

Lots of things happening yesterday and today. Lots of Adventures. The problem is the person it concerns wants me to refrain from writing about it. (Publicly) —and I understand and respect that. I always respect people when they ask me not to write about something. I did stop by “Arby’s” today for their New Ribeye…

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Health Update

By pwsadmin / January 24, 2023 /

—Update On My Health— Today has been a good day. I felt great compared to the past few days. I still had sweats and got cold at times. I sweated during the night last night as well. I’m hoping tonight I will sleep great since today went so well. I’ll see the doctor this week,…

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1/21/2023

By pwsadmin / January 21, 2023 /

I woke up this morning and took my temperature. 95.5 —I think that’s a low-grade fever. Not sure.Either way, I am feeling better than I was yesterday. I thought I needed to move around this morning, so I cooked some Chili.We had everything here except mushrooms.It’s in the Crock Pot right now cooking. I’m going…

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The Spina Bifida Clinic Visit

By pwsadmin / January 19, 2023 / Comments Off on The Spina Bifida Clinic Visit

Yesterday, I arrived at the Spina Bifida Clinic inside UAB’s Spain Rehab Building in Birmingham, Alabama, at 9:25 AM. My first appointment was scheduled for 10 AM.I signed in, paid my copay, and took my seat. I began reading my book, “the Catcher in the Rye,” spelled like that, and settled in for a long…

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Spina Bifida Clinic Annual Appointment

By pwsadmin / January 18, 2023 / Comments Off on Spina Bifida Clinic Annual Appointment

The current time is 5:15 AM. I awoke at about 4:30 AM.It’s raining outside with a dense fog advisory. I got out of bed and wandered over to my table. I moved the mouse to wake up my laptop. It’s a big day for me.My annual Spina Bifida Clinic appointment.I bring up my schedule. I…

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