Thursday, April 22, 2010

To all my loyal readers and followers...

Sorry I have been gone so long...

About 3 weeks ago hubby got really sick, then gave it to me about a week later. Last Monday I went for a followup appointment at my doctor re: my BP and cholesterol. When I got there my oxygen was 89%, and he had me walk around hooked up to the monitor and it dropped to 83% and my pulse was 110. He sent me to the ER and I was admitted to the hospital. I was discharged yesterday. The last question my ER doc asked me was "If you quit breathing, do you want us to take heroic measures to keep you alive?"

I am only 49...that question scared the CRAP out of me. So I really need to change my ways.

Also, at my insistence, Hubby also went to the doc on Monday cuz I told him it was unnatural to be that sick for three weeks. Turns out he had an infection that spread throughout his body. His BP was 103/65. He was also admitted to the hospital and was released today.

I have always said I would die before him, but now I'm not so sure.

Looks like our lives of hard and fast living are catching up to us.

But now that I am better I will be posting again.  If you would like to follow my progress on improving my health, you can do so here @ My Health Quest.


Truthful Mommy said...

I think I am following your other blog as well. If not, someone else is living your exact life:)LOL Feel better!I'm your newest follower from the Friday Follow. Please come check me out as well.

I'm a full-time mummy said...

Greetings from Malaysia! Found you through Friday Follow and I'm a new follower!

I pray that you guys will be healthy and happy always!

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Would appreciate if you follow me back! :D

Happy Gramma said...

Wow! You all have had it rough!Take care of yourselves and don't do anything more strenuous than blogging! Hope you are better soon.
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Anonymous said...

Whoa, that is quite a scare for you both. Wishing you the best of luck in your quest for health! Happy Friday Follow.


Anonymous said...

Whoa, that is quite a scare for you both. Wishing you the best of luck in your quest for health! Happy Friday Follow.


Ron Cooper said...

Glad you are out of the hospital. STay well!

I’m your latest Friday Follower, your 55th! I would appreciate a follow-back on Google Friends Connect and/or Networked Blogs.


J Fullwood said...

I hope you feel better soon. I just found your blog through follow friday, if you get a chance please check out my new blog at


The Graves Family (Monkey Tales) said...

follow you from follow friday!! I would love if you could come follow my blog!

Have a wonderful weekend!

casey aubut said...

I am your newest follower from Friday Follow! Would love for you to follow me back! :)

Debbie(single;complicated) said...

following from friday follow.
hope you are feeling completely well!

Krissy @ ArtsyMom said...

Following from Friday Follow! I hope you're doing well and I hope you get better! Hope you visit back and return the favor!

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Following and visiting you from Friday Follow! Hope you visit us back and return the favor! Thank you!

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