Posts Tagged ‘updates’

Home from Surgery #1

Monday, April 5, 2010 6:48 1 Comment

Hey All, I”m FINALLY home! I had to get readmitted for pain control, you can check out the whole story at my other blog, But I wanted to casino online let you all know that I took some pictures, they are kinda graphic as usual. So if you want to check em out…here they […]

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6 Months Later: Jaypouchirifical

Tuesday, November 10, 2009 23:07 61 Comments

I don’t want to steal thunder from Lizz’s post below. Nay, instead she actually inspired me to post my update. I would just do this as comment for her post but I don’t know how to add pictures as a comment. November 11th will be my 6 month anniversary of the first surgery and well, […]

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Wonderful Healthy Weekend

Saturday, April 11, 2009 11:11 7 Comments

Alright, I’m just bragging now – but it is INCREDIBLE being a healthy couple again!  I simply appreciate every thing so much more now that Mark is healthy, it is like I am more alive and aware because I know now what it means to present in every moment in life.  You know, to cope […]

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Meet My Hernia

Wednesday, January 28, 2009 13:13 4 Comments

I’ve just returned from a post-surgery follow-up (more hyphens anyone?) with my surgeon. I scheduled the appointment because I noticed something squishy around my incision. Since all my friends happen to be doctors, they all told me it was an umbilical hernia. In my nicely ignorant state of medical knowledge (with apologies to my wife […]

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Workin’ It, J-Pouch style.

Thursday, January 22, 2009 17:35 2 Comments

So, in my last post, I was bitching about pooin’ my pants.  I am HAPPY to update to you, my J-pouch friends, that this was in fact NOT a flare, rather a side-effect of one of my new medicines.  Nowhere do I recall reading on the label, “may cause one to crap one’s pants. Oops.”  […]

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Mark’s 15 Month Jpouch Update

Sunday, January 4, 2009 19:56 21 Comments

Well, I am 15 months out now from my takedown surgery and things seem to still be working more or less flawlessly. I don’t really have much new to report that I didn’t say in my 9 month update. The one thing I can report about living with a jpouch is that of the pouch’s […]

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