I managed to really get some things done yesterday and while it took a lot out of me, it's so nice to have a full refridgerator and a semi-clean house. Of course, I as tired as can be today but I knew to expect that. I have a doctor's appointment clear on the other side of the city this afternoon but I've rested this morning and think I can make it.
When I start feeling a little better, like I do today, is when I get lonely. I have this disease can really cause me to isolate.
I have a lot more strength today. I actually managed to get out of bed early and get some paperwork done and make a few calls instead of putting it off until the last minute. I have just been so drained since the colonoscopy last week. I told the Dr. that I wasn't strong enough but since I had some major bleeding he wanted it done right away. I saw his side of the situation but I'm telling you, when you know you're too weak, go with your gut. It took me four days to get enough strength to even
I recently tried meditation as an alternative to solve my insomina. Would like to share with you my experience if you are having the same problem.
Here is the link to my blog entry on meditation and sleep http://livingmeaningfullywithlupus.b...editation.html
Remember, the key is keep practising.
I have a family dog. While I was in the hospital, we decided to send him for dog-sitting since he is very active/playful and the doc said I must guard against infections. This would also help to lessen the stress on my hubby as he was busy with work, household chores and of course twice a day visits to the hospital then. I was grateful that my kind sister-in-law readily agreed to be the dog sitter for us for as long as we need.
While I was home, I tried looking up the net on whether
Updated 09-11-2010 at 02:17 AM by No Fur Dog
I feel like I managed to get some things accomplished today and each time that happens, I definitely feel better! I'm battling for disability and of course food stamps. I just can't imagine how people that are much sicker than I am manage to get all the paperwork together and go through the process. It just takes so much to make even a dent! Tomorrow is a day to dedicate to calling all of my state reps for their help in expediting my case. Believe me guys, this really does help. I've been