Monthly Archives: January 2011

10:30 Tuesday morning and observations.

After a day with the boys track and field on Friday upon arriving home I was greeted with the news that the Montreal Neurological Hospital called and the neurosurgeon would like to see my wife at 10:30 on Tuesday morning. … Continue reading

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Email is great

Email – when used properly – is a great tool. The neurosurgeon emailed us again yesterday to confirm that he will be booking an appointment to see my wife and to urge us to start the new decadron prescription that … Continue reading

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Oncology and patience

We saw the oncologist at the Jewish General Hospital yesterday. We brought the MRI but even after he had seen it he demured and said that he would need an interpretation because he was not used to looking at them. … Continue reading

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MRI – an amateur reading

This morning at 11:16 my wife had her most recent MRI. The MRI was supposed to have taken place in February but an email I sent the neurosurgeon caused him enough concern that he moved up the date to today. … Continue reading

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Life continues unabated

It’s not as if nothing has happened over the intervening week but really not much has. The nurse has dropped in a couple of times to take care of some minor issues. My father in law visited Monday – the … Continue reading

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Last weekend before sound and fury

Today is Friday. Yesterday we spent an hour at the Regis Assurance Automobile Quebec my picture done, paying for a new license and trying to figure out if we had to transfer ownership of the cars. The reason the car … Continue reading

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Tremors

My wife has been having seizures these past three weeks but has forgone telling me about them so as to preserve the peace of X-mas. Not surprising really it is what I would have done in the same thing. There … Continue reading

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A day in

Yesterday we spent the day inside. My wife woke up at 5:30 in the morning with an overwhelming need to push liquids out of her system from every possible place they could be pushed out of; in short she had … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

Last night we went to Dave and Leslie’s to celebrate the New Year. We missed last year’s celebration and were glad to be able to ring in the new year with long time friends.

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