Friday, January 14, 2011

Recuperation! Yay!

I'm going to keep this brief, because although I was warned many times, if you touch the nausea patch behind your ear and then rub your face or eyes, you will dilate your eyes - and they will stay that way for a long time! I can see everything distance, but I can't read or type worth a damn. Hope this goes away soon!

The sugery was a great success! I am feeling very good. The nurse at the hospital said I win the award for best looking post-surgery ever! :) I was up and around as soon as I could be, about 3 hours after I left the recovery room.

I got discharged yesterday afternoon and I am hanging out at my friend's house for a couple days. We are kicking back watching the America's Next Top Model marathon. I don't expect I'll want to take any pain meds today.

I am, however, learning the hard way that you *must* take tiny sips! I took a regular sized drink while I was yapping with my friend, and it sat (still sits) in my stomach like a ball of lead. Yuk!

Otherwise, all is well! Everyone said I did awesomely with the surgery - I feel really good. We're going out walking later, too.

I'll be back online soon!

5 comments:

  1. Glad you are through the surgery! Rest, sip, rest, sip, yay for not needing pain meds.

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  2. I'm so happy to hear that you're doing so well!

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  3. Glad your surgery went well. Hope you have a fast and easy recovery!

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