THIS IS MY STORY . . .

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Oct 30, 2020
Hi, friends,   Wow, it’s been a while!  I just wanted to check in and post a health update. 😊   I’ve been home from the hospital for almost 2 whole months now which is so hard to believe.  Time is definitely flying, but at the same time, my recovery from the mito crash has been slow.   I’m still doing PT and OT at OHSU, and OT is especially hard.  Despite easy exercises that my hand therapist has me do, my arms and hands ache terribly the following day. 🙁  So we have to keep going one step back and try even simpler exercises.  My OT said it [...]
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Aug 19, 2020
Hi, friends,   I haven’t updated in so long, but I could use your prayers. ❤️  I shared this on social media last week but will share here for those who don’t know.  Last Tuesday, I was up all night with horrible, cramping abdominal pain, and I couldn’t fall asleep until after 6 AM. :(   I had an appointment with my GI dr. today, and I told him about what happened.  Given my GI dysmotility, he said it could have been a partial bowel obstruction....  We also discussed something called “intussusception” which is when the GI tract basically “telescopes” into [...]
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