So I Have Hashimotos and a Hernia!

I finally was able to meet with the surgeon yesterday. (If you haven't been following, here's Part 1 and Part 2)The fluid filled "pocket" that I have is a hernia. This will require me to have surgery. From now on, I'm not allowed to lift anything heavier than a gallon of milk until I have the surgery. I will also be out of commission for about a week ...continue reading

So I Went For A Second Opinion On The Hashimotos And We Found Something Else

I was referred to an awesome doctor a tad closer to my home than the other one. I was told she would fight for me and be my advocate. Let me tell you, she has been all that and more. (here's my first post if you missed it)I went and saw her this last Wednesday. She did confirm that I have Hashimotos disease. She also thinks I have a hormone ...continue reading

So I have Hashimoto’s disease . . .

I have been pretty cryptic about what's been going on with me medically. Up till now, I have been a pretty open book. However, I've been having some issues for some time now. I'm tired. I'm having issues thinking straight (makes blogging incredibly difficult), I cry a lot because I'm sick and tired of being sick and tired. I found a doctor and he's been ...continue reading

Nothing ever stays the same

I have had to make some very tough decisions the last couple of days. Have no worries -- this blog isn't going anywhere! However, with 4 blogs, I am not being to handle it anymore with the medical issues I have been having. Once I follow up with my doctor next week, I'll be blogging what exactly is going on and our plan. At this point, all I know is that ...continue reading