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Battlescar Sciatica

For a few weeks after our beach trip, I had awful sciatic pain.  I would wake up and feel as if my left hip were about to buckle and my leg fall off.  Fortunately, that abruptly and completely went away.  … Continue reading

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I noticed this morning as I lumbered to the office from the parking garage that my stomach definitely is in its own zip code.  It reaches my destination about 2 seconds before the rest of my body.  They say that … Continue reading

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No shoes for you!!

One thing that has been an almost continuous surprise has been how suddenly symptoms appear during a pregnancy. I guess I figured that pregnancy would more closely resemble an illness; you start with swollen glands and maybe suffer from a … Continue reading

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