Nyxie63's MedHelp Blogs https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/201897 Medical communities and forums staffed by doctors from leading medical centers. Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en Had the lobectomy.... FINALLY! After more than 2 years of fighting surgery, I finally decided it was a battle I just really didn't w Nyxie63 Wed, 24 Jun 2009 07:39:01 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/100572/Had-the-lobectomy-FINALLY https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/100572/Had-the-lobectomy-FINALLY Updatey stuff Hadn't realized it's been so long since I visited this site. Anyhoo, here's what's been going on.... Nyxie63 Wed, 31 Dec 2008 09:12:57 -0600 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/50208/Updatey-stuff https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/50208/Updatey-stuff New/old developments Hrm. Last time I posted was shortly after getting the picc line out. It's been kind of hectic since Nyxie63 Fri, 31 Oct 2008 09:25:02 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/37775/New-old-developments https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/37775/New-old-developments New protocol - New concerns Now that I'm off the IV Rocephin and the picc is out, the doc wants to start me on a protocol from he Nyxie63 Thu, 28 Aug 2008 05:52:17 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/24590/New-protocol---New-concerns https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/24590/New-protocol---New-concerns @$%#&!!!!!!! I found out late last week that the insurance company is canceling my Rocephin (IV antibiotic) and ho Nyxie63 Wed, 20 Aug 2008 05:45:46 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/22965 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/22965 How to scare the bejeebers outta yourself I had a picc line inserted back on June 10th in order to get IV antibiotics to treat lyme disease whi Nyxie63 Mon, 21 Jul 2008 03:57:32 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/17921/How-to-scare-the-bejeebers-outta-yourself https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/17921/How-to-scare-the-bejeebers-outta-yourself The further adventures of Nyxie in Piccland Things have been *ahem* interesting since the last time I posted. Shortly after my last post, the Nyxie63 Wed, 18 Jun 2008 06:51:06 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/14038/The-further-adventures-of-Nyxie-in-Piccland https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/14038/The-further-adventures-of-Nyxie-in-Piccland I'm Piccled! So here I am, up at 2:00. At least I got close to 5 hours sleep and only woke up twice during that. Nyxie63 Wed, 11 Jun 2008 03:12:55 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13317/Im-Piccled https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13317/Im-Piccled Picc Line Drama *Update* Thursday: I just sent the following fax to the lyme doc's office, because they closed at 4:30 today. Nyxie63 Thu, 05 Jun 2008 18:33:34 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12700/Picc-Line-Drama-Update https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12700/Picc-Line-Drama-Update More fun with doctors - NOT! Where's that cattle prod when I need it? Might not get any results, but it'd be soooooo satisfying. Nyxie63 Fri, 30 May 2008 06:22:00 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12112/More-fun-with-doctors---NOT https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12112/More-fun-with-doctors---NOT Had my first seizure today So anyhoo, I was lying in bed, having woken up from my nap a few minutes prior and was fighting the u Nyxie63 Tue, 27 May 2008 18:39:12 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/11862/Had-my-first-seizure-today https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/11862/Had-my-first-seizure-today Saw the lyme doc yesterday. Not good news. She wants me to start IV Rifampin as soon as possible because my brain stuff is getting worse or at l Nyxie63 Tue, 20 May 2008 09:19:32 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/11218/Saw-the-lyme-doc-yesterday--Not-good-news https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/11218/Saw-the-lyme-doc-yesterday--Not-good-news Thyroid update Just got the every-6-months thyroid ultrasound done today. While I like the tech this time bette Nyxie63 Mon, 28 Apr 2008 17:43:05 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9697/Thyroid-update https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9697/Thyroid-update Since you gals have been wondering.... Health saga, Part 2. Had an appt with the lyme doc on Monday. My viral and immune tests came ba Nyxie63 Fri, 11 Apr 2008 06:19:46 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8566/Since-you-gals-have-been-wondering https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8566/Since-you-gals-have-been-wondering The saga continues..... Ok, well... hrm... The GI got back to me on Tuesday. Of course, he called when I was out running Nyxie63 Thu, 13 Mar 2008 08:29:41 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/6411/The-saga-continues https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/6411/The-saga-continues