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 Post subject: Re: The I'm Sick Thread
PostPosted: Sat Jul 02, 2011 7:51 pm 
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I have been having (what I think are) dull intestinal cramps daily for about 2-3 weeks now. Mostly in the mornings, but sometimes throughout the day. Feels like my period, but not as intense. Bleh...plus the nausea and lack of appetite aren't helping either.

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PostPosted: Sun Jul 03, 2011 5:31 pm 
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i think i am finally coming down with the cold/flu-ish winter thing that's been going around. drank a lot of ginger-rum punch last night, and today am pounding the leftover chili from my party with lots of raw onions and as much hot sauce as i can handle. more ginger tea to follow.

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PostPosted: Mon Jul 04, 2011 5:31 pm 
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I don't need my ears, right? I can just chop them off and live a life without ear infections?

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PostPosted: Mon Jul 04, 2011 6:39 pm 
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I have shingles yet again.

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 Post subject: Re: The I'm Sick Thread
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These damn antibiotics are screwing with my stomach. I was on two different kinds.

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 Post subject: Re: The I'm Sick Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jul 11, 2011 5:53 am 
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Well I had glandular fever for about a year, which basically leaves you with zero immune system..so I catch anything and everything!! I also get flu if I am busy every day in one week...so today I am all fluey because last week was busy! And I am back to work today! Gaah! Anyone got any advice on how I can build up my immune system??


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PostPosted: Mon Jul 11, 2011 9:54 am 
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Now I know what it feels like to have stomach acid in your nose and tear ducts.


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 Post subject: Re: The I'm Sick Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jul 11, 2011 10:25 am 
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another shingles outbreak over the weekend...:/

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 Post subject: Re: The I'm Sick Thread
PostPosted: Mon Jul 11, 2011 1:04 pm 
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I had a mild head cold that turned into a complete body feeling gross sickness. Today the fever started. Ugh.


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I thought I just has excess mucus from quitting smoking (after restarting a few weeks ago, damn friggin cigarettes.) I was wrong, now I have a summer cold in the middle of a heat wave. I want to sip hot tea, but I also recoil at the thought of hot anything right now. Same issue with snuggling under the covers. I hate summer colds, and I'm blaming myself for forking up my immune system by smoking. Garrr.

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 Post subject: Re: The I'm Sick Thread
PostPosted: Wed Aug 03, 2011 9:07 pm 
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Fork my ears!

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Head cold: DO NOT WANT!!!

I finished all my in-person paper style work at work, then came home to sleep a few hours, then to finish my 'virtual' work from home. There are construction vehicles making a lot of noise outside my house. WHY?!

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 Post subject: Re: The I'm Sick Thread
PostPosted: Sun Aug 14, 2011 4:49 pm 
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I'm sick. I got to good fortune of being sick, pregnant, and having food poisoning at the same time. I don't have the food poisoning anymore, at least. I'm afraid I am going to get laryngitis.


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 Post subject: Re: The I'm Sick Thread
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I was also on call last night and I almost passed out in the OR. How exciting. I think I am going to have to call in sick today.


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Apparently it is strep throat. And food poisoning. I am cleared to go back to work tomorrow. I hope I am feeling better by then.


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 24, 2011 10:34 pm 
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Doing better except now it has turned into bronchitis. Nice nebulizer for me today and a second round of antibiotics.


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 15, 2011 8:03 pm 
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super tired all week, sneezing started yesterday, now today we have scratchy throat, nasal drip, and a headache. I'm confident in calling this a cold. I want soup. and a bagel. and tea. and to be in bed. mewmewmew.

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Runny/stuffy nose, a thousand pounds of pressure on my head, and tired. Confident its part cold.


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 Post subject: Re: The I'm Sick Thread
PostPosted: Sat Sep 24, 2011 4:04 am 
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This cold is a forker. I left work at lunchtime on Wednesday feeling a bit shiitake, but anticipating that I could sleep it off and I would be fine. It's Saturday night and I'm still a mess. Everything hurts. And most of all, I'm just irritated that I'm still sick. I decided yesterday that I would be fine today, apparently my immune system didn't get the message.

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Cold. Sore throat. Headache. Bit dehydrated.


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Went to the best convention of my professional life, drank too much, slept too little, and am now stuffy and sore throaty - just in time for the plane ride. fork this.


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PostPosted: Sun Oct 16, 2011 10:32 pm 
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Arrrgh, sore throat this evening. Which means I will hardly be able to swallow tomorrow, and then the day after that my sore throat will be gone but I will have a full blown head cold. It always follows this pattern. ALWAYS.

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 17, 2011 3:05 pm 
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waaah! bad cold!


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 Post subject: Re: The I'm Sick Thread
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So. Tired. Stuffy nose, sore throat. UGH.

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 Post subject: Re: The I'm Sick Thread
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OH HAI, stuck in bed with a cold.

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