What We Wish You Knew

  If they only knew.   How many times have you thought that?   Even though people may try really hard to comprehend what you’re going through, there are still elements of living with SIJD that they won’t be able to understand. And it’s not their fault. There are just some things you can’t fathom
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Surgery:: Day Six (Home Sweet Home)

So you know that potential for a huge snag when you have surgery in another state? Yeah, it happened to me.   I booked a first class ticket home on United Airlines. We left Missoula at 6:50 am, were to arrive in Denver around 9:00 am, and leave for Austin an hour later. But before
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SIJD Surgery:: day four

It snowed all day today; I watched from our third floor window as the blanket fell flake by flake. I haven’t felt very good today: lots of digestive issues due to taking narcotics, and I’m also trying to sync my meds so that I can take two pain pills at once (every six hours) rather
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