Archive for August, 2011

The Big O Diary – Post 8

Posted in: Cancer, Random ♦ Wednesday, August 24th, 2011, 9:31 pm ♦ No Comments

August 24, 2011 My six-inch abdominal incision is healing nicely. So is the one under my right arm. The pain has been minimal and very manageable, which is nice. However, I have another issue that is much more bothersome. It is called sweating. Otherwise known as hot flashes. Major ones. N [...]

The Big O Diary – Post 7

Posted in: Cancer, Random ♦ Monday, August 15th, 2011, 8:17 pm ♦ No Comments

August 15, 2011 Narcotics are not my friend. In general this is probably good practice (the chief of police would certainly approve), however, a certain amount are usually needed after major surgery in order to manage pain. This proved to be very challenging last week when I awoke from surgery [...]

The Big O Diary – Post 6

Posted in: Cancer, Random ♦ Monday, August 1st, 2011, 11:31 pm ♦ 2 Comments

August 1, 2011 OMG! Another gorgeous morning on the seacoast of New Hampshire. Sunny skies, beautiful ocean breezes, zero humidity. All that, plus a cup of Dunkin’ coffee in hand – what more could a girl ask for? I can see why the early settlers chose this location for their new home. D [...]