Update to my last thread - page 2
I'm not generally a very open person. I like to keep my personal things private. But this, I can't deal with alone and have a hard time confiding in my friends in real life. So, any kinds words would... Read More
Sep 8, '06As a male, I think he is coping with the loss and the stress by the stage of denial. BE FIRM! The DR told you bed rest only....unless he went out and got a degree from the "Dr. Nick" street clinic, tell him that groceries usually get put away better with a set of strong arms behind them. He is probably scared and not used to doing what you do, thinking that you will/should be fine and that you doing those things will make you better. I'm with the others...Do to self as you would tell a patient to do...Thoughts/prayers/and hopes be with you....
Plus side, at least your school is understanding. We had a student just have a baby and they made her drop the course period.....
Sep 8, '06Thank you everyone for your kind words and sharing your experiences. No, they are not monitoring me every other day. I spent 3 days/2 nights in the hospital, and have a followup appointment next Thursday. My HCG levels had actually risen (from about 503 to 550) in those 3 days AFTER the methotrexate. So, I wish the appointment was sooner, but I haven't had TOO much pain and I'm feeling better with each day. I'll be going back to school on Monday. Hopefully, my body can handle it.
Sep 9, '06i know this is an incredibly tough time and not much anyone can say will ease the sadness - just wanted to say that my prayers are also with you