Good day SUNSHINE !

Started by: britboy (6794)

52F and glorious sunshine, snow nearly all gone and siping a hot coffee at the side of Lake Superior, doesn't get any better in the northwoods

Except.....that I've just taken Mrs britboy into hospital for a stress test, some murmurings in the chest that need checking out, better safe than sorry.
Then joy of joys, my turn Monday, PSA test results starting to rise, so it's check the plumbing to see if I need a new ball cock fitting

Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da

Started: 14th Apr 2017 at 17:09
Last edited by britboy: 14th Apr 2017 at 19:57:55

Posted by: momac (12042) 

Good luck to you and Mrs Britboy.

Replied: 14th Apr 2017 at 18:40

Posted by: jouell (4705)

Oh dear.. Best of luck to you both.....

Replied: 14th Apr 2017 at 18:54

Posted by: britboy (6794)

Well...Mrs britboy had an abnormal stress test and stays in hospital , heart catheterisation tomorrow

Probably put a stent in depending on what they find.

It is what it is , better to catch it all early, certainly better than the alternative

Replied: 14th Apr 2017 at 19:56

Posted by: britboy (6794)

Now for a bit of silent running.

Replied: 14th Apr 2017 at 20:00

Posted by: jouell (4705)

Sorry to hear that britboy.. Best Wishes for the Best outcome..for both of you...I'll add you both to my prayer list...

Replied: 14th Apr 2017 at 20:49

Posted by: momac (12042) 

In my prayers tonight as well..both of you.x

Replied: 14th Apr 2017 at 21:05

Posted by: britboy (6794)

Out of silent running for a minute....they are doing the catheterisation today,
There appears to be a bigger sense of urgency and a time slot came open, so its onward .

FORWARD —————>

Thankyou for all your kind thoughts and concern

Replied: 14th Apr 2017 at 21:45
Last edited by britboy: 14th Apr 2017 at 21:47:08

Posted by: jo anne (34169) 

Hope everything's going well for your wife, Britboy, best wishes to you both, take care x

Replied: 15th Apr 2017 at 10:31

Posted by: britboy (6794)

Mrs britboy done good

Last night they found a 99% coronary artery blockage commonly know as the "widdow maker" , fix her up with a stent, all worked out fine and she will be back home today

The ironical part about it all, her brother who lives in Illinois some 700 miles away was also having a stent put in the same day and we didn't know!
He's doing good to

Soooo round one won, onward to Monday for me.

Replied: 15th Apr 2017 at 12:45

Posted by: jouell (4705)

That is brilliant news britboy.. so happy for you both and Mrs Bs brother..

Wow, how weird is that though, Mrs B and her brother having the same thing done at the same time...

Just need to get you sorted on Mon and all will be well..

Replied: 15th Apr 2017 at 13:39

Posted by: britboy (6794)

It was a good call on our GP's part to get the ball rolling, he move away from indegestion very quickly and the surgeon to lift the level of urgency

Replied: 15th Apr 2017 at 13:52
Last edited by britboy: 15th Apr 2017 at 13:54:44

Posted by: momac (12042) 

Brilliant news Britboy...and so good they acted as quick as they did..Mrs B
must be gobsmacked at the news of her Brother having the same op on
the same day..I think there's a guardian angel somewhere in there,don't you...just get your test out of the way now..and I think the same angel will
be there for you too.x

Replied: 15th Apr 2017 at 14:13

Posted by: britboy (6794)

Oops! Miss information the artery was ONLY 90% blocked not 99%, I'll get sacked for that boo boo

Replied: 15th Apr 2017 at 14:35

Posted by: jo anne (34169) 

Glad all went well, Britboy, and good luck for Monday

Replied: 15th Apr 2017 at 15:42

Posted by: noknok (101)

Good luck and all the best to Mrs B.

Replied: 16th Apr 2017 at 11:30

Posted by: lock lass (115)

Good Luck and best wishes to Mrs. Britboy and yourself

Replied: 16th Apr 2017 at 11:34

Posted by: momac (12042) 

Britboy,how did your tests go on.

Replied: 20th Apr 2017 at 16:52

Posted by: britboy (6794)

The usual examination

The doctor didn't seem to bothered at present, he wants me back in six week and have a new PSA test so that he can check if there's any change over that period, if so then it biopsy time.

Just have to play it by ear, thankyou for asking.

p.s. Mrs britboy is doing great, has to attend cardiac rehab, we are already out walking to get some excercise in plus change of diet, take the bull by the horns

Replied: 20th Apr 2017 at 21:52

Posted by: jouell (4705)

Sorry I haven't got back before now,, I was thinking about you and Mrs britboy, but I had a Massive Senior Moment the other day and got shut out of WW, I can't believe how stupid I was, but Hey Ho, it hit me what I had done wrong,and I am back in now.. I can have a laugh about it now....but I didn't half feel daft when I realized what I'd done..

So pleased all is going well for Mrs britboy and hopefully yourself.. I will keep you both in my prayers...

Replied: 20th Apr 2017 at 23:24

Posted by: britboy (6794)

Hey...seniors are entitled to senior moments, it's called "rites of passage" for surviving and growing old, we earned it

Replied: 21st Apr 2017 at 13:13

Posted by: jouell (4705)

That's a nice way of putting it, Thanks.. I'll have to remember that the next time I do something stupid..

Replied: 21st Apr 2017 at 13:48

Posted by: britboy (6794)

I got good vibrations last night

My Fitbit buzzed on my wrist to tell me I'd gone over my goal of 10,000 steps yesterday, another milestone on the road to better health

Replied: 24th Apr 2017 at 21:00

Posted by: jouell (4705)

A friend of mine was on a first date with someone, not really into him she was cutting the date early.. He leaned in for a kiss and her fitbit buzzed just like yours.. bighead thought he was that good ..

Replied: 24th Apr 2017 at 21:43

Posted by: britboy (6794)

Lololol....did he think the earth had moved for him

Obviously wasn't mutual lol

Replied: 24th Apr 2017 at 22:32
Last edited by britboy: 24th Apr 2017 at 23:02:00

Posted by: jouell (4705)

No it wasn't mutual... I am so glad I don't have to do the online meeting dating thing...funny story though.. Been out tonight, daughters 39th birthday, celebrating and had a couple of drinks..been and fed next doors cat, I'm ready for bed now.
Night God Bless to you and mrs britboy...

Replied: 25th Apr 2017 at 02:49
Last edited by jouell: 25th Apr 2017 at 02:50:18


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