Hello all, I know I have been quiet on the posts here, and on Facebook. Meagan has done all of the work with coming up with the concept of the site, providing the updates, and approving the comments. (This avoids spam). It is extremely uplifting to see all of the supporting comments from so many people around the world. It… Read more »
Wow. It feels like I blinked and we went from Christmas Eve to New Year’s Eve. When things get crazy it’s amazing how you can seriously lose track of time (or the day or date). We’ve been talking about time just one day at a time. “Tomorrow we… The day after tomorrow we…” In the past I’ve set New Year… Read more »
Blood test results are in! His creatinine dropped. It only dropped one point to 6.0 – but it dropped. All of his nutition values looked okay. This delay allows me to bring the girls home on Thursday and Jamey can spend time with them before surgery. It is possible that surgery could be next week. But we are thrilled to have a… Read more »
It is crazy cold here today. -2 right now. I have no idea what the temp was when a wonderful friend shoveled for us. Thank you all! A little bird mentioned that you are all taking turns. What a blessing to be surrounded with such kindness! I I just dropped him off for his blood work. It was an exciting… Read more »
Well, we went in with great spirit and high hopes. Then we had the #$%^ scared out of us. Meeting the surgeon really brought everything front and center. He was wonderful. The office staff was wonderful. Learning about a catheter going in your belly – freaking scary. Since the 24th we have had many ups and downs. This was a… Read more »
Hi, All! I’ll update about our surgeon visit in a bit. Right now we need prayers. We need Jamey’s creatinine to take a big drop. It is at 7. We have a blood test tomorrow and it would give us a little more wiggle room if that 7 could turn into a much lower number.
It was a beautiful day! The snow was so pretty with bright blue skies. Very low key day for us just waiting for the call. Lots of movies and relaxing the best we could. Jamey’s Nephrologist called us this afternoon. The good news is the biopsy isn’t much different from the one we had two years ago. Yay! The next news isn’t as… Read more »
He did great! We started with some blood work and then on to and ultrasound and the biopsy. Our radiology tech was hilarious. There was even a time when the lidocaine exploded and got in her eye. Be sure to ask us about that crazy moment. She kept our spirits high. Jamey’s creatinine and BUN levels aren’t really what we want… Read more »