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Cali’s expression says it all

And this is how I was scratched up a zillion times 🤪🥰💥

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One of the more painful ports I’ve had inserted 🥲

This port in my left arm is definitely the ugliest…when my nurse took out the first needle last night, it bled and bled from the hole, as if there was a big pocket of blood around the port and now … Continue reading

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“These tubes are NOT play toys” 🤪

It’s difficult trying to explain to my kitten that these tubes coming out of my arm are NOT play toys. 🥰

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Here we go! Power port #7 (or #8? 🤔)

I’m getting my new Power Port today, I love these Ports. I wish I could send a thank you card to the person who invented them ❤️⚡️

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If I could write a poem about an IV stick, it would be about this one ❤️

If I could write a poem about an IV stick, it would be about this one for sure 🥰💯 This IV stick in my right forefinger was the **best** IV stick I’ve ever had in 16 years of being stuck … Continue reading

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He got it in the knuckle of my pointy finger but it worked good

Yea –> He got it in the knuckle of my pointy finger and it worked good. Got the medicine in, it’s definitely helping. Trying to preserve the stick for tomorrow too, in case they can’t get me in for a … Continue reading

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I got through the swallowing test!

I got through the swallowing tests okay — it was kinda cool watching the barium marshmallow puddling slide down my throat on the xray. Kinda spooky watching a skeleton in action 🤪. Since my coughing fits start 30-60 min *after* … Continue reading

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Today I have my least favorite test — the swallowing imaging kind :(

Today is the first of a bunch of tests to figure out why I have a chronic cough and my lung capacity is so low (49%, which is someone 84+ years old…), so first on the list I’m doing some … Continue reading

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I’ve been reading about reduced lung capacity –> I don’t feel like I have it 🤔

So Weird I don’t feel I have it… I’m drunk off my ass but seriously I don’t think i have it Of course dying of lung cancer would be so ducking poetic I’m ok with that I’m seriously ready to … Continue reading

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Noah was so funny after Dr. Artal’s appointment today :)

Noah and I left Dr. Artal’s office with a list of things for me to do to investigate my cough — 3 different tests — and during the appointment I felt Dr. Artal was concerned about both my significantly reduced … Continue reading

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