Monthly Archives: February 2010

No improvement

Once again today my wife was not faring well. She did manage to do all of her classes but ate almost nothing and was nauseous all day. The plan for this weekend had been to try having her sleep over … Continue reading

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Bad day at Gingras

With the exception of going for a fitting for her wheelchair my wife spent the bulk of yesterday in bed sick. For the past week and a half she has been anorexic (In the clinical sense: Not having an appetite … Continue reading

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What the team had to say.

On Wednesday a little after one o’clock we were ushered into the team meeting at the Gingras-Lindsay Rehabillitation Hospital (just so you know everyone still calls it the Montreal Rehabillitation Hospital). The team consists of the head nurse, nursing student, … Continue reading

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What the doctors had to say.

On Tuesday we met with the surgeon and radiation oncologist for an update and to follow up on a few things that have been happening on the health front. My wife has been having some vision issues including seeing a ghost … Continue reading

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Schedule 2010-02-25

7:30 – 9:00 Ergotherapy – apartment 10:00 – 11:00 Neuropsychology 11:00 – 12:00 Ergotherapy 13:00 – 13:30 Orthophonie 13:30 – 14:00 Evaluation of new wheelchair 14:00 – 14:30 Physiotherapy 14:30 – 15:00 Group activity – stained glass.

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Worry

There is enough happening in life without worry yet worry is an unwelcome companion for most of us. Worry is almost always about things which are beyond our control. We worry about others but very little about ourselves. We worry … Continue reading

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Schedule 2010-02-22

Today is a full day. 10:00 – 11:00 Physio 11:00 – 11:30 Doctor 13:15 – 14:00 Orthophonie 14:00 – 15:00 Ergotherapy

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Just and illusion

First : Thank you Laura for the baby monitor. We used it this weekend and it works like a charm. Second: Thank you for following me to the new URL. My apologies for any inconvenience. Most of us live our … Continue reading

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Today

I am leaving now to pick up my wife from the Gingras-Lindsay to bring her home for the day. This will be the last post on this blog at this URL. The blog will be moving shortly. If you want … Continue reading

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And the beat goes on…

About two weeks ago after some blood tests the doctor the Gingras-Lindsay Rehabilitation Hospital lowered my wife’s dilantin dose because they felt the blood levels were too high. Last night she had a minor Jacksonian seizure which involved just the … Continue reading

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