01/16/20

Dialysis days are not always fun. I enjoy going to dialysis, but when it comes to positional issues with my neck and head, it can be a rough and tough time to sit for three hours and fifteen minutes. That is the way I felt this week so far as dialysis is concerned even though …

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01/14/20

I do have to admit that today I felt I was being attacked by certain people wanting to talk to me about what I do. Yes, the social worker spoke to me today before other patients were hooked up to the machines. No, I was not attacked, but I felt like I was. I do …

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Dialysis Update 1/4/20

Today’s dialysis treatment went well.  I talked to the nurse LV and she told me that they stopped giving me Cathflo in the catheter this week Thursday and today because the problem is not with the catheter.  The reason why the catheter was not working properly because of me being anxious, panicky, and down.  During …

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Dialysis Day

Here I am. I have time to write in my diary before my IRIS worker DKF gets here at 7:30 AM or so to help me get ready for the day, take me to dialysis, and then I get a ride home from a company I am familiar with after dialysis is over for the …

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Dialysis Update For Christmas

Dialysis will get back on track on Thursday.  I had dialysis today, Monday, December 23, because Monday patients had dialysis yesterday, Sunday, December 22, while Wednesday patients have their dialysis tomorrow, Tuesday, December 24.  I was a little fearful of dialysis a little bit because of what happened Saturday.  Well, dialysis did go well.  No …

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Not A Smooth Day

 I wish I could say that dialysis was a success today. It was not a good day. I dialyzed, but not to the point where they were able to take 1.6 kilos of fluid out of my body. The machine kept beeping because of positional issues and having to be taken off for 45 minutes …

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Update 12/10/19

I cannot deny that time is going by very fast some days and slow on others.  Dialysis is going smoothly with minimal hitches from time to time  far as the machine I am tethered to is doing its thing by cleaning my blood three times a week.  I have no argument as far as far …

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