J now has a website set up for the book project. Please check it out! You can enter your email address for periodic updates.
08.20.14 | Day 2: “back to school” | morning: Levothyroxine, Protonix, vitamin (1-A-Day Energy), Gingko, Ubiquinol, Feverfew | the morning started well. first day of school. kids dropped off. nap.| noon: magnesium citrate, apple cider vinegar, fish oil | Skipping lunch, sitting in hot classroom… | evening: magnesium, apple cider vinegar, fish oil | ended the day with an Imitrex injection. | bed: fish oil, melatonin, calcium, Cymbalta, Periactin |
Actually, I don’t think I took a nap, and only X had her first day of school, so Zo stayed with me. Zo’s first day of kindergarten was today, but Wednesday we had her orientation and I did accidentally skip lunch. And the classroom was hot.
08.21.14 | Day 3: the bat|at 3am elizabeth woke and found 2 things. a bat in our bedroom, and a migraine in her head.| It was a struggle… all day. Bed. Imitrex. Pain. This one started on yesterday’s page. | Another imitrex injection. Water. Frustration. Dull. Grey. Pain. | Bed. Heating pad. Night pills. Goodnight elizabeth. |
I am going to be doing the writing on the pages, when I feel well enough. I am so glad I was able to take Zo to school today. It would have been devastating to miss that. And my birthday tattoo, which I did have to cancel, was able to be rescheduled quickly which is more than I dared hope. It is Wednesday, the day after my next appointment with Dr Mitzi – the nurse practitioner this time. On Monday, Dr. S gave me a referral to a new neurologist, recommended by a good friend. Dr H is at the same facility where my very first neurologist practiced. I don’t have an appointment set yet, but this definitely feels right.