poshcat: (Poshcat)
[personal profile] poshcat
 We made it to 2015. We all rock! It was a rough last half of the year for me, but I'm doing so much better now. Yay! It took me more than two months to fully recover from my blood loss. I was weak and dizzy for a long time, and my short term memory sucked. Which sucked. I could literally forget something three seconds after I thought about it. For example, I could look at a phone number on a piece of paper, turn to dial it into the phone, and forget it before I could dial it. Argh! It made working an exercise in frustration, but the worst has passed in that regard, I think.

I'm getting my traitorous uterus (and cervix) removed on Feb 6, and I'm excited as heck about it. No more scary periods, no more fibroids from hell. I had to get a gigantic shot of Lupron to shrink my uterus by Feb to better the odds that laproscopic surgery will be doable, which will make my recovery much easier. Ha ha, remember when my LJ was about sexy sex? Sigh. Anyway, the Lupron cost $1100. Damn, son! The people who helped me at the pharmacy said it was the most expensive RX they'd ever filled. Lucky me!

I'm going to stop there, because I'm really hoping to post way more often with all my news. I miss interacting with you guys (whoever is still here, that is). LJ's glory days may be over, but we survivors need to stick together. xoxoxoxo

Date: 2015-01-04 08:15 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] kita0610.livejournal.com
Hi, holy shit. So glad your light at the end of the tunnel appears to be in sight. <3

Date: 2015-01-05 03:17 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] poshcat.livejournal.com
Thanks! I was thinking of you because I was going to get an ablation like you did, until they got a look at my giganto, fibroid-riddled uterus via ultrasound. I'm glad to be rid of it once and for all, yo.

Date: 2015-01-05 03:19 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] kita0610.livejournal.com
Fuckin' think should come with an eject button.

Date: 2015-01-05 03:22 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] poshcat.livejournal.com
Best not to push the button on public transit, tho.

Date: 2015-01-05 03:24 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] kita0610.livejournal.com
Hahaha- no. Or restaurants, movie theaters, work...

Date: 2015-01-04 09:25 pm (UTC)
ann1962: (Default)
From: [personal profile] ann1962
Glad you are feeling better, and good luck with the surgery.

Date: 2015-01-05 03:18 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] poshcat.livejournal.com
Thank you - I'm sure I'll be relating all the gory details to you all soon enough. :0D

Date: 2015-01-04 09:33 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] frelling-tralk.livejournal.com
Happy New Year, I hope that everything works out with the surgery :)

Date: 2015-01-05 03:19 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] poshcat.livejournal.com
Thanks, I have high hopes that my recovery will be swift and uneventful. Fingers crossed!

Date: 2015-01-05 02:31 am (UTC)
zyrya: (Tintin - Tintin/Haddock kiss)
From: [personal profile] zyrya
It's so good to see you! And your uterus, for another month before it sails into the west.

We both need to post more. We should have a pact.

Date: 2015-01-05 03:21 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] poshcat.livejournal.com
Aw, I think about you all the time. So yes, we should make a blood pact to post way more often. I will...scan and email my pricked finger for you to rub. \0/

Date: 2015-01-05 04:25 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] kats-meow.livejournal.com
I JUST thought of you yesterday wondering how you were doing! Checked your LJ and everything to see if I missed an update. So if I subliminally encouraged you to post, I wish I could also subliminally encourage people to send me large sums of money with no strings attached. But if not money, then an update by you is good, too, SO - best of luck with the surgery! I am wishing you the joy of being fully unencumbered by nasty lady parts and hormonal badness. I lurk quite a bit around here so please keep posting and I'll keep lurking and maybe occasionally commenting ;) Happy 2015!!

Date: 2015-01-05 06:43 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] poshcat.livejournal.com
OMG if you can subliminally make me do things, can you please make me do sit ups and floss my teeth every day???

It's wonderful to see you, and I will try to post more often just in case you're here!

Date: 2015-01-05 09:18 pm (UTC)
elisi: (12/Clara hug)
From: [personal profile] elisi
Good luck!

It's always good to see you, but even better to know you'll be OK. ♥

Date: 2015-01-07 08:02 pm (UTC)
ringthebells: picture of a bell (Default)
From: [personal profile] ringthebells
Hi Posh! It's always good to hear from you. And good luck with your surgery!

Date: 2015-01-07 09:46 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] avrelia.livejournal.com
Happy New Year!
Glad you are better, and hope you'll get netter still :)

Date: 2015-01-14 12:03 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] tinnny.livejournal.com
I'm still here! I'm still here! *bounces*

So glad you got over the worst, from the sound of it, and a Happy New Year!

I wish you all the best for your operationsurgery. *big big hugs*

eta: surgery is the English word - operation is actually the German word for it. *g*
Edited Date: 2015-01-14 12:05 pm (UTC)
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