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Had to go to the ER today. Unable to go to the bathroom, so they put a catheter in. AND an IV and gave me a stupid CT scan. And interviewed me at length on what I'm eating and everything else.

Turns out that I can't take pain medicine or it messes up my bladder. That's right. Just go live without it, have a nice day. How 'bout some over-the-counter Motrin, that might help?

Ow. Haven't had any pain meds since 5 p.m. last night. Two days is not enough time to get well after surgery. I guess I'll be taking Motrin. Sigh. AND having to follow up with the surgeon again. AND our van just broke down. :[

Hard day here. Just listen to me grumble and complain.


  1. Praying that recovery takes a turn for the better and that you feel better soon.

  2. May you get better (you and your van) soon!

    Hang in there.


  3. OOO that does not sound good, I hope you are not in too much pain ya poor thing. Sending positive recovery vibes your way chick. *BIG HUGS*

  4. Hope you feel better soon
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  5. Glad to see you're doing well enough to post a bunch of new posts : )

  6. oh goodness. I will be praying for you. I hope you feel better soon.

  7. I'm not doing well at all. Imagine gut surgery and NO medications for pain. I'm in a lot of very bad pain. Would rather go through labour again.

  8. Oh Mrs C, that is awful.. You poor darling.. (((HUGS))) kim

  9. Oh how awful for you! Praying all will be well.

  10. I am so sorry to hear about your day. It makes mine sound so much better.

    I can't imagine not taking any pain meds. I hope you start feeling better very soon.


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