Tag Archives: cor pulmonale

Football season from an autoimmune perspective sucks, but there’s always tomorrow!

It has been a hectic few weeks. My oldest started highschool football with his first scrimmage game last week – and his first game is Thursday¬†(Go WG Warriors). My youngest just got his first-ever alto sax. I am keeping busy … Continue reading

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This is what MCTD does

I don’t have the photos from my allergic reaction three years ago available to post today, but I will post (some of them) soon. I do have some random iPhone pics¬†I have taken over the last few weeks whenever I … Continue reading

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could ya pull the knife out please

Some days are better than others. Today was not a good one. It took everything within me to climb out of the bed this morning. Not only did I have an asthma attack at about 4a.m. that kept me up … Continue reading

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Medical tests don’t reveal I’m Wonder Woman!!

I finally went in for my medical tests yesterday. The long awaited CT scan and echo cardiogram — along with multiple vials of blood. I got two missed calls from my doctor yesterday evening and by the time I called … Continue reading

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How do you keep your heart from breaking?

I had never even heard of cor pulmonale until today. Now I’m anxiously awaiting an echocardiogram and cat scan to rule it out. What is it you ask? In laymens terms — it’s heart failure. Do I feel like my … Continue reading

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