Another Gifting From The Sarcoidosis Gods

I have a pain in my lower right abdomen that I have been getting since January. It’s not terribly painful, but feels like an annoying cramp that happens without notice. I had antibiotics which did not work, then a CT Scan of the abdomen where I had an allergic reaction to the Barium. It showed…

A Little Change

I am renaming my blog to “My Life And Sarcoidosis” in the next day or two. The site address will stay the same, but I need to change the name as “Life With Sarcoidosis” was very limiting as to what I could write about. There is so much that I want to express about my…

Pushing On Through

My wife and I are very busy at this time of the year, and it seems we are always working or going to appointments. We work together and are pretty much together 24 hours a day. Yet, one day a week we try to have a date night. Just the two of us with each…

I Had The Nurse From Hell

I went for my monthly blood test today to check my liver levels as I am on the drug Tracleer. I alternate between my left and right arms, and since I am on Plavix, I always ask the nurses to use a small needle, even a pediatric needle if possible as I bruise very easily….

Back From Break

Like the consummate theater artist that has played many years out on stage in the same part and needed to get away from the constant day to day grind of being in the public eye, so too did I need to be away from the constant probing eyes of the medical world, testing, probing, x-raying. And…