Posts Tagged hospital

A Caregiver’s Story….Hospitals and Hospice

For the first time since mom moved in with us, she ended up in the hospital. Her body wasn’t cooperating and needed help to remove excess fluid; her body wouldn’t do it on its own. When mom and I were living in Washington, she went to the hospital about every three to six months to have excess […]

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A Caregiver’s Story….Family

People asked me how I was doing.  I told them,  “I am doing fine, I’ve had lots of practice going to the emergency room and admitting family into the hospital.” Mom chuckled at my statement cause she knows that she’s the one I have had lots of practice with.  She has helped me to know what items that I will […]

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A Caregiver’s Story…. A Day In The Life

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A Caregiver’s Story…. Different Day New Shit

I saw this picture on Elizabeth Gilbert’s Facebook page and instantly knew that I had to have the image for my post.  I hope y’all will forgive the profanity.  But, then I did explain, at one point, that I don’t usually beat around the bush and tell it like it is.  So there you have it. […]

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Blue it Up or Pay it UP! Awareness for Pulmonary Fibrosis

My cousin challenged me to dye my hair blue for the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation. This challenge came right on the heels of the hundreds of ALS Ice challenges. We might feel like everyone is trying to pick the last dollar out of our pockets but, I realized that most people have a cause they wish everyone […]

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