medicmommy's MedHelp Blogs https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/327086 Medical communities and forums staffed by doctors from leading medical centers. Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en 1 year post treatment... Wow. it has been a year since I finished treating...And I just got the 12 month results back...Still medicmommy Wed, 19 Aug 2009 22:45:35 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/114746/1-year-post-treatment https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/114746/1-year-post-treatment 6 week post tx! Wow! I'm now 6 weeks after treatment...I just started back to work and, though I get a bit tired half medicmommy Thu, 18 Sep 2008 09:43:26 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/28520/6-week-post-tx https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/28520/6-week-post-tx The txing effect is lifting.... This is unexpected, but welcome...it's only the second full day after ending treatment, and I'm alrea medicmommy Wed, 06 Aug 2008 23:06:16 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/20576/The-txing-effect-is-lifting https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/20576/The-txing-effect-is-lifting Last week of txing... Wow...It's finally here...Last shot is tomorrow (Monday) and last Riba is next Sunday...It's kind of medicmommy Sun, 03 Aug 2008 09:31:42 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/19948/Last-week-of-txing https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/19948/Last-week-of-txing Not stopping txing... Well, my liver Dr saw my last labs yesterday, and wants me to stop tx! I'm only 10 days from ending a medicmommy Thu, 31 Jul 2008 10:29:16 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/19519/Not-stopping-txing https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/19519/Not-stopping-txing Last shot in 1 week!!!! Wow. it's really coming...all the itching, aching, nausea, fatigue, needle poking and the infernal wa medicmommy Tue, 29 Jul 2008 10:35:53 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/19186/Last-shot-in-1-week https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/19186/Last-shot-in-1-week #23 shot tonight!!!! (Out of 24!) I can't believe I'm here already...two weeks, and I'll be officially done! -And good timing too...Thi medicmommy Mon, 28 Jul 2008 09:34:46 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/19009/23-shot-tonight-Out-of-24 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/19009/23-shot-tonight-Out-of-24 2 weeks to go and dumbest arguement ever? Dang. Every now and then the ol' riba raging (mostly irritables in my case) rears it's ugly head...I medicmommy Sun, 27 Jul 2008 00:29:32 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/18838/2-weeks-to-go-and-dumbest-arguement-ever https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/18838/2-weeks-to-go-and-dumbest-arguement-ever A 360' loopie on the treatment rollercoaster...(Or is it 180'?) Whew. 8 weeks into treatment, the interferon ticked off the immune system enough to launch an attack medicmommy Wed, 09 Jul 2008 11:38:39 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/16332/A-360-loopie-on-the-treatment-rollercoasterOr-is-it-180 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/16332/A-360-loopie-on-the-treatment-rollercoasterOr-is-it-180 5 more shots to go.... wow. It's really happening...I'm almost done...Just in time too...NOW I'm getting the dreaded nausea medicmommy Thu, 03 Jul 2008 21:44:19 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/15645/5-more-shots-to-go https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/15645/5-more-shots-to-go Ups and downs... It's incredible so much life can happen in just a few days...for the most part, I'm doing pretty well medicmommy Fri, 27 Jun 2008 18:48:25 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/14975/Ups-and-downs https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/14975/Ups-and-downs pupiies, life drama in general Well, # 16 shot down! My memory is really unreliable lately...Hopefully that will improve soon... We medicmommy Tue, 17 Jun 2008 10:55:36 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13926/pupiies-life-drama-in-general https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13926/pupiies-life-drama-in-general puppies! We're having Dachshund puppies! 5 so far, I think one more to go! 3 girls, 2 boys...~Melinda Oh, we medicmommy Fri, 13 Jun 2008 00:48:22 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13516/puppies https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13516/puppies 8 more shots... Well, the Inderal for the hyperthyroid is working beautifully, and an added bonus, my HGB has come up medicmommy Wed, 11 Jun 2008 19:08:58 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13387/8-more-shots https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13387/8-more-shots good news... Yes...all kinds of good news today...I finally found out my 12 week vl, and it is still UND (Not surp medicmommy Wed, 04 Jun 2008 21:57:25 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12621/good-news https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12621/good-news Out of routine Hmm...This AM was odd...i do my shot on Mon nights (last night) and it is very unusual for me to have medicmommy Tue, 03 Jun 2008 16:31:20 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12481/Out-of-routine https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12481/Out-of-routine 1/2 way done! Whoo hoo! I've got my eye on the horizon, looking for that end shot! I'm half way done! Just did shot # 12 of 2 medicmommy Tue, 13 May 2008 12:37:23 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/10716/1-2-way-done-Whoo-hoo https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/10716/1-2-way-done-Whoo-hoo Living for today.. It was a beautiful Pacific NW spring day today...My daughter and I weeded the flowers and planted pea medicmommy Mon, 05 May 2008 00:00:33 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/10207/Living-for-today https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/10207/Living-for-today