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Saturday, December 24, 2016

My husband had his medication sensipar increased to a 90 mg tablet per day. He began to have splitting headaches, nausea, and other problems. The doctor kept him on the he medication despite his complaints for over 4 months. My husband also had a fall and thought that he had a concussion. Bob was desperate. He lost over 10 pounds and seemed so ill. He could not go to the dining rooms. We tried "to go" meals during this time period.

He is getting better since I told him to halve the dosage. He had a room service meal tonight as I had more tests done. He will help me celebrate our 44th wedding anniversary by going to Red Lobster around 3 pm. Our anniversary was on 12/23, but I was in the hospital.

I am saying prayers of thanks that he is getting better. We hope to go the the restaurant for a Highlands Christmas dinner on Sunday. We also want to join our Jewish friends to celebrate Chanukkah dinner at the Highlands on Tuesday.
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  • FREEMONT12
    Congratulations on 44 years. That is wonderful. I pray that you both feel healthy soon.
    1187 days ago
  • STEPHLOKI
    Congratulations on the 44th anniversary. Glad to hear he is better. Wishing both of you a better & healthier new year together
    1202 days ago
  • KOHINOOR2
    So sorry to hear that you and Bob have been having health issues Hope both of you get better soon and are able to celebrate 44 year anniversary. emoticon emoticon
    1202 days ago
  • KERRYG155
    Sorry you've both been having health issues. I'm glad you're finally getting to celebrate your anniversary. My husband had a problem with some meds and I told him to halve it but he had to get the doctor's approval before he would do it. Doctors don't live with the person so they really can't understand how each person reacts to medications. We have to be our own advocate. Merry Christmas!
    1202 days ago
  • 1CRAZYDOG
    Awwww, sorry to know you were in the hospital for your anniversary. Congratulations on your 44th wedding anniversary! That's special
    1203 days ago
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