Fuzzy Thoughts of David

Category: Health

  • Good Direction

    Good Direction

    I thought I’d post an update since it’s been a while. Overall, I’m doing well. Little by little, I’m feeling better and regaining strength. Occasionally, I feel well enough to do something and then realize I’m still not where I’d like to be strength-wise. The symptoms I had earlier in the year have pretty much…

  • Recovering Day By Day

    Recovering Day By Day

    I don’t know how often I was asked about my pain level. The scale started at 0 and ended at 10. At first, I wasn’t sure how to answer. Since I wasn’t sure what a pain level of 10 was, I wasn’t quite sure how to respond. Then, it hit me. The most pain I’ve…

  • A Step Back

    A Step Back

    I had a bit of a setback since my last update. What started as a call to my surgical team about some swelling in my foot ended with life-threatening concerns and a five-hour ER visit. After an ultrasound, x-ray, and CT scan, I was diagnosed with two acute pulmonary embolisms in my lungs, which was…

  • A Short Update From Home

    I’ve been home since Monday evening, but haven’t felt like updating or really communicating. I believe I texted someone(s) but don’t remember much about the communication. Nevertheless, I want everyone to know that I am recovering at home and doing well. I came home with a drain, so I have to be careful with that.…

  • Post Surgery Update

    This will be short. Surgery went well and I am painfully progressing. I’m walking and they continue to give me less stuff through my IV. Thank you all for your prayers and concern. It means a lot.