Tag Archives: Medical Tests

On Taxes, Disability and Advocacy

It’s been a bit since I last posted, and there has been quite a lot going on in this wonderful maze I call life.  I have had the joy (note heavy sarcasm) of having to deal with both my local … Continue reading

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Turn your head and cough

Several months ago I started having pain in and around my groin area.  At first I thought it was a pulled muscle or some such thing, and really paid no attention to it.  In January it started to get worse, … Continue reading

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She looked deep into my eyes

Last Friday I had an appointment with the eye doctor.  Since I am having to go through the public healthcare system, I ended up at Indiana University’s School of Optometry.  I do not have a problem being a learning experience … Continue reading

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A new doctor, more tests and a royal pain in the butt

Monday I had a follow-up visit with my new primary doctor, Jennifer Seele.  I initially liked her on first impression.  I was my usual blunt and candid self, asking her about her background and area of specialty.  She is an … Continue reading

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