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This is why we can’t have nice things

paula deen ya'll!Whelp in keeping with the theme of my life. Something weird happened with my health. I have a physical with my GP in Texas once a year and we make believe that my body works like a normal persons. Well this year we found something cool in my blood work. In the past I’ve been pre-anemic but as of this year I have big kid anemia, which isn’t a big deal unless you can’t take iron supplements due to an unidentified GI issue that causes you to vomit EVERY kind [flinstones chewable, slow FE, bifera, etc…] and those are the type made for people with sensitive stomachs! So I get to go to an oncologist/hematologist who works with individuals such as myself, my GP’s assistant mentioned the possibility of an iron IV and honestly I’d be fine with that, at this point I will do whatever it takes to get myself even a step closer to feeling borderline normal [or normal for me anyways].

 

In other AWESOME news, I leave for London in 4 weeks!

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  1. Life is sure ever-changing and sometimes even interesting, no?  At least you’re finding out more and more about your body — and apparently getting or going to get help to manage it, sounds like.  As always, I’ll be eager to hear information and solutions.  Love you lots, sweetie.  Mimi

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  2. Good luck with the iron situation. Nothing like anemia to make your chronic-illiness fatigue even worse! Have a wonderful time in London. My husband and I love the city and are looking forward to our next trip in September. Fingers crossed that all your health issues stay on this side of the Atlantic!

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    • I’m hoping that getting the Anemia under wraps will help with my fatigue. I’ve never been but am very excited to go! Thank you I will provide updates about my trip [I’m also going to the middle east to see my sister and her family].

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