I know I promised a post about my stay in the ICU a while back, but to be perfectly honest--I don't remember much about those days. It wasn't until I received a copy of my medical records from the hospital yesterday that I found out what happened during that time. If you have … [Read more...] about Time In ICU
Living With Colostomy
We have had to go back to Flagstaff twice now for follow-up appointments with the surgeon. And we have to go back again next week. I love Flagstaff, but making that 400 mile roundtrip every week is getting old, especially since I am recovering from major extensive … [Read more...] about Why Can’t I Just Make A Reservation???
When we first got to Flagstaff Medical Center, I was told that I would not need surgery. The doctors said they could treat the infection, then do a colonoscopy prep to clean me out, and get rid of the obstruction in my bowel. Things didn't happen quite that way. The doctors … [Read more...] about Surgery
We arrived at Flagstaff Medical Center around noon (I think. Things start to get fuzzy for me around this time.) I was checked in to the emergency room, and asked a ton of questions. The bottom line of the problem for me was that I could not have a bowel movement and I was in a … [Read more...] about We Arrive At Flagstaff Medical Center
I have been asked by many people "What Happened", so I am going to be writing about that in the next couple of days. Just as information, there is a lot of "TMI" in these posts but it is necessary to the story. I think I had been sick since about October, but when I went to … [Read more...] about So What Happened?