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    The past three days I swam 1/2 mile in 24-25...

    The past three days I swam 1/2 mile in 24-25 minutes. And yet the disease seems to have worsened...
  2. Thread: RIP Catdancer

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    Humor is all in the timing agate :) Two people...

    Humor is all in the timing agate :)
    Two people could deliver the same line, one is not so funny, the other is falling down laughing funny :)

    Never would’ve guess Cat was a comedienne! Curmudgeon...
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    Sounds lik a wonderful day :) I am happy for you...

    Sounds lik a wonderful day :) I am happy for you :)
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    I swam 1/2 mile again today , faster, 24 minutes....

    I swam 1/2 mile again today , faster, 24 minutes.
    Tomorrow I have an appointment, so I won’t be swimming.
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    If you read it. Let me know what you think.

    If you read it. Let me know what you think.
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    That’s interesting Virginia. You might enjoy...

    That’s interesting Virginia.

    You might enjoy the book

    The book is actually titled, Island of Sea Women
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    Loved him in Ghost. Just in the pa;rat of my...

    Loved him in Ghost.

    Just in the pa;rat of my book where the US Military is now in charge of South Korea, and hence the character’s village. They were more brutal than the japs. Terrible. Must kill...
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    1/2 mile 25 minutes

    1/2 mile 25 minutes
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    Wow Jeanie, you truly re amazingly adventurous!...

    Wow Jeanie, you truly re amazingly adventurous! May the whole journey go your way :)

    On your way to St Augustine, from JAX, instead of I95 , go south on A!A from Ponte Vedra , down almost to the...
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    Laz, Rose’s advice is excellent and borne of experience and intelligence.

    Choose to aggravate John. The consequences are far less than if you don’t aggravate him and then his recuperation is...
  11. Thread: RIP Catdancer

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    Thank you agate. Well done. How very sad...She...

    Thank you agate. Well done.
    How very sad...She did live her life well, and did well with the cards she was dealt. She was a good woman.
    (I have read that more recently there are antibiotic...
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    Good Luck Mighty Mouse :) You hold yourself to an...

    Good Luck Mighty Mouse :) You hold yourself to an impossible standard! Your 30 year old self is scolding your 70year old self for not being like a 30 year old.....
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    Laz, if it isnt too late to do so, docs can be...

    Laz, if it isnt too late to do so, docs can be talked into keeping a patient one more day depending on exigencies such as yours: i.e. far from medical emergency care, wife is debilitated herself etc....
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    Wow Virginia! Thanks for the book review :) I...

    Wow Virginia! Thanks for the book review :)

    I am in hot last quarter of Women of the Sea by Lisa See. Very interesting fiction based on historical reality. Follows a group of North Korean Women...
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    That sounds delicious and very similar to the new...

    That sounds delicious and very similar to the new lentil soup purée that I just made first time, from Melissa Clark.

    YOu can add a dollop of plain yogurt in your bowl :)
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    To honor Cat, I am posting a simple recipe. ...

    To honor Cat, I am posting a simple recipe.

    Get a bunch of asparagus. Hoping you already know from experience that you snap off the tough bottoms: They naturally will break where tender meets...
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    Back t o. Swimming today. 1/2 mile 25 minutes. I...

    Back t o. Swimming today. 1/2 mile 25 minutes. I had had a 3 am leg spasm problem. Was scary...and it robbed me of sleep for sure.
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    I swam 1/2 mile in 25 minutes today after a...

    I swam 1/2 mile in 25 minutes today after a middle of the night spasm (ugh).
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    Yes, chores can be a lot like coloring for sure.

    Yes, chores can be a lot like coloring for sure.
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    When a loved one was him harms way medically, and...

    When a loved one was him harms way medically, and I couldnt be there due to my disability, I bought a “coloring book” of mandalas and a pack of colored pencils. Doing this put me in a trance of...
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    Oh man, I know that feeling well Laz...Please let...

    Oh man, I know that feeling well Laz...Please let us know, we are worriers it would seem as well as warriors.

    Maybe ANN will come here and help work some magic...
  22. Thread: RIP Catdancer

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    Thank you tic chick for such a beautiful post.

    Thank you tic chick for such a beautiful post.
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    Every time I see the title of this thread, I am...

    Every time I see the title of this thread, I am stunned, as though I just heard it ... it seems so impossible, like when Peg passed away.

    Cat said many times lately that she is ready to die. But,...
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    Jeanie, I know how important this is to you....

    Jeanie, I know how important this is to you.
    Only you know whether your body can cooperate with your mind. ...

    I spent several days in JAX when I was doing the Mayo. I liked what I saw :)
  25. Thread: Crispr

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    So many innovation thins that have promise to be...

    So many innovation thins that have promise to be a homerun.
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    Howie, we are here when you come back with...

    Howie, we are here when you come back with Sam...Just glad youre okay.

    Va and ANN: Love Fuji’s and Pink Lady.

    So sad about Cat...
  27. Thread: RIP Catdancer

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    Oh no— and she had been coming back from her trauma and loving her new kitten. This is devastating for TC and for our community.
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    Sounds like things are really so much better for...

    Sounds like things are really so much better for your mom ANN! I am sure its a huge relief for you, and for her.

    Sam did thank a post on a thread, so he is def playing with the keyboard.
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    Virginia and Laz: My doc said not to do either...

    Virginia and Laz:
    My doc said not to do either ativan or Valium more than 3, 4tops, weekly to avoid tolerance and addiction. Tolerance means the drug becomes less effective, needing to increase...
  30. Thanks LAZ! I look forward to pursuing this...

    Thanks LAZ! I look forward to pursuing this article when I get back from todays doc appt :)
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    All I can say is that I am very sorry Agate. ...

    All I can say is that I am very sorry Agate.
    LIke you said, stress is harder as we age and our disabilities mount.
    If you decide that its too stressful, I hope you do lurk, and occasionally chime...
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    My non-neuro doc RXd the Gabapentin compound...

    My non-neuro doc RXd the Gabapentin compound lotion. You just put a thin layer on the area 1-6x daily. The Base is determined by what type of tissue the gabapentin has to penetrate to. I think maybe...
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    Virginia, I do use a compounded prescription...

    Virginia, I do use a compounded prescription Gabapentin. Its in a base that starts with a V, i couldnt tolerate the NSAID they originally added to the base: it burned!

    I use it to control...
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    I tried the MMJ lotion, 1:1 ratio, and it did...

    I tried the MMJ lotion, 1:1 ratio, and it did nothing. The 1/1 sublingual liquid helps a lot with pain.

    The ratio is key... the 9:1 helps with spasticity, pain and sleep. The 4:1 made me very...
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    I got back from the doc appt about an hour ago....

    I got back from the doc appt about an hour ago. This is a doc who sometimes makes you wait,...forever. Its due to scheduling too many patients: keeping the eye on gold rather than souls.

    Taking...
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    What a sad state of affairs. This board has...

    What a sad state of affairs. This board has become a lifeline for several of us. We endure each other’s quirks because we basically believe in the goodness of others here, even if we disagree with...
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    Sadly, this board was thin before primaries and...

    Sadly, this board was thin before primaries and election 2016. Just as thin as now.
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    Swam 1/2 mile in 25 minutes after waking up with...

    Swam 1/2 mile in 25 minutes after waking up with very bad pain in bladder, in legs, dizziness, headache, lower back pain and hip pain...at least no nausea or lightheadiness now that I am farther away...
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    Swam 1/2 mile in 25 minutes after waking up with...

    Swam 1/2 mile in 25 minutes after waking up with very bad pain in bladder, in legs, dizziness, headache, lower back pain and hip pain...at least no nausea or lightheadiness now that I am farther away...
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    I have compassion for Cherie. And, I also have...

    I have compassion for Cherie.
    And, I also have compassion for Ikoiko.

    A person stops posting for complex reasons.

    I doubt it was Ikoiko’s intent to cause Cherie to stop posting.

    We mourn...
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    This is the third day in a row that I swam 1/2...

    This is the third day in a row that I swam 1/2 mile in 25 minutes with no spasticity problems afterwards.
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    I swam 1/2 mile in 25 minutes today as the...

    I swam 1/2 mile in 25 minutes today as the Harvest Moon was ending its day :)
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    Whoa, you guys are cold! If it weren’t for swimming, I would wish for colder weather too :)

    The storm went out to sea, thankfully :)

    Thanks for the reminder about the anonymity or lack thereof...
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    Tomorrow starts a tropical storm locally and it...

    Tomorrow starts a tropical storm locally and it shouldn’t be bad. Hopefully the power stays on, and if not, the generator works. Instead of going up the spine of Florida, it is going well offshore...
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    My understanding is that it is shutting down immediately.
  46. I am sad for Selma Blair.

    I am sad for Selma Blair.
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    Yesterday and today I swam 1/2 mile in 25...

    Yesterday and today I swam 1/2 mile in 25 minutes. Next week, doc appts will ground me three days...
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    Happy Birthday Renee! Walk right in, set a spell,...

    Happy Birthday Renee! Walk right in, set a spell, and celebrate :)
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    Yesterday was IVIG day. Armed with three...

    Yesterday was IVIG day.

    Armed with three consecutive ativans and zofran, i breezed through the 8 hours of restful infusion. Didn’t even get to read, just vegged out, staring off, thinking of who...
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    Yesterday was IVIG day. Was thinking about...

    Yesterday was IVIG day. Was thinking about “pattygail” and hoping her day went well.

    Armed with three consecutive ativans and zofran, i breezed through the 8 hours of restful infusion. Didn’t even...
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    Jeanie, You are a force to contend with and...

    Jeanie,
    You are a force to contend with and what you are doing is heroic! I recall your telling us your history pre-MS and even then you were living a large adventure!
    And now, beaten up with an...
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    Agate: You are an inspiration Virginia,...

    Agate: You are an inspiration

    Virginia, applaud yourself! You are more active than I am, you are less active than you used to be, but you have more disease burden now. You are doing as much as...
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    IVIG all day today. Yesterday had morning doc...

    IVIG all day today. Yesterday had morning doc visit, so no opportunity to swim, as I swim before DH goes to work in the mornings.
    My cooktop blew a burner yesterday: freaky and a bit scary, waiting...
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    Virginia, My neuro said that it’s okay to take...

    Virginia, My neuro said that it’s okay to take the gabapentin with the other drowsy side effect medications I am on (muscle relaxants etc) . He said to expect to have some sluggishness and...
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    I hope it goes well Jeanie!

    I hope it goes well Jeanie!
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    I swam yesterday and today 23 minutes, 800...

    I swam yesterday and today 23 minutes, 800 yards...despite being so debilitated....
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    Hello Robert, Nice to see you here. Living...

    Hello Robert,
    Nice to see you here.
    Living rural is peaceful and beautiful
    But you can’t beat the services and accessibility
    Of living in a big city

    Welcome back!
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    Yesterday I swam 22 minutes 800 yards...

    Yesterday I swam 22 minutes 800 yards...
  59. This is very cool. Sound is hard on SPSers, so I...

    This is very cool.
    Sound is hard on SPSers, so I often mute things and read the subtitles instead of doing both. ... and I watch at least twice. Try that? My meds also make it hard to understand and...
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    Maybe a trip to the doctor is a good idea...

    Maybe a trip to the doctor is a good idea Virginia?
    Ask doc about the pros and cons?
    I coincidentally PMd my neuro about Neurontin yesterday in the event that I have to be without MMJ for a week...
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    That is so incredible Jeanie!

    That is so incredible Jeanie!
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    5282Yes, all of those things have happened to me,...

    5282Yes, all of those things have happened to me, except the wheelchair incident was an almost. DH let me go on a ramp, thinking he wasnt needed for that part. Gravity sent me zooming down the ramp....
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    Today I swam 20.5 minutes: 666 yards.

    Today I swam 20.5 minutes: 666 yards.
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    https://www.networknewswire.com/terminally-ill-san...

    https://www.networknewswire.com/terminally-ill-san-antonio-firefighter-returns-to-work-thanks-to-last-ditch-treatment/

    It is hard to know exactly what helped this man. Reading the article, I think...
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    Ah, That makes sense Virginia, more comforting to...

    Ah, That makes sense Virginia, more comforting to know someone can get a rescue troop to him if he is out of touch and surrounded by water.
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    Today I swam 16 minutes over a 1/4 mile. Then...

    Today I swam 16 minutes over a 1/4 mile. Then Took ativan which let me cook a lentil soup homemade, delish. Easy recipe.
    Thinking of Va and Howie.
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    Virginia, is there a way to alert your local...

    Virginia, is there a way to alert your local authorities about needing to rescue him after the storm passes and why? Ask them if there is a way for them to alert his local authorities about his...
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    Sweet Virginia :) I forgot to add, buy cans of...

    Sweet Virginia :)

    I forgot to add, buy cans of shelled walnuts. Mix with Raisins and a pinch of salt: Makes a filling snack, lots of good calories.
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    THere are some good canned goods. Canned tuna,...

    THere are some good canned goods. Canned tuna, canned chicken, canned minced clams, ... Progresso makes a good chowder like soup that requires no water added, has beans, chicken, beef, whatever you...
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    I swam 14 minutes today, 1/4 mile plus 60 yards....

    I swam 14 minutes today, 1/4 mile plus 60 yards. Did fine...Dorian was far enough away to take the plunge. Windy, but no rain and no Tstorms at that time. Last of the storm should be in an hour today.
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    Def dodged the bullet here. We will evacuate well...

    Def dodged the bullet here. We will evacuate well before next predicted Cat 3/4 or above. Will either go inland to Orlando/Tampa and take everything with us, or go on plane to oldest child in major...
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    Def dodged the bullet here. We will evacuate well...

    Def dodged the bullet here. We will evacuate well before next predicted Cat 3/4 or above. Will either go inland to Orlando/Tampa and take everything with us, or go on plane to oldest child in major...
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    I swam 14 minutes today, 1/4 mile plus 60 yards.

    I swam 14 minutes today, 1/4 mile plus 60 yards.
  74. Thank you very much Laz!!!

    Thank you very much Laz!!!
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    Happy Birthday Cherie! We miss you and think...

    Happy Birthday Cherie! We miss you and think about you and hope you and David are okay. Come back when you feel ready...Sunshine
    *birthday*birthday*sparkle
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