A Fun Week? Not So Much

6 Dec

In 2017 I wrote a blog entitled Rocks In My Head. I had been having migraines which were completely out of the norm, and went to the doctor. After a series of tests (don’t doctors love tests) I underwent an EEG.

I was diagnosed with small calcium deposits (rocks?) which were thought to have been there a long time. The funny thing is, I haven’t had a migraine since (knock on wood).

I had to stay awake all night prior to this test! Fun.

That said, I have had dull headaches that I tend to medicate and/or ignore. Recently I was diagnosed with three bulging disks in my neck. They are probably due to a combination of scoliosis and osteoporosis and just plain getting older.

The source of my headaches? Mmmm.

Anyone who has gone to physical therapy knows that it hurts like hell in the beginning until you retrain particular body parts to behave in a different way, take the strain off the offending muscle or tendon. Exercises can stir things up and cause more pain in the beginning.

That is where I’m at this week. It didn’t help that Stela, my blind pug head butted me while jumping onto the couch. She hit my chin as I bent over to pick her up and put my teeth into my lip.

So innocent.

A long story to explain why I’m not feeling all that great. Y’all hold things up while I take a rest. Hopefully next week I will have some inspiration to share.

DOS TORTAS

It takes us all.

12 Responses to “A Fun Week? Not So Much”

  1. Emilie December 6, 2020 at 10:57 am #

    Oh, my. Rough week, but yes, look forward to the next being better. Unless you get herd butted again!

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    • afish25 December 6, 2020 at 11:05 am #

      Anything is possible. I so appreciate my blog “village” of which you are a part. Such a strange world we live in.

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  2. Karen December 6, 2020 at 1:07 pm #

    Geez, that sucks . . . and I hope it turns out okay. We can trade stories later when you feel better and after I go to the Spine and Pain Clinic on Tuesday to see if this pain is from sciatica or something else. Getting old seems to come with a whole load of annoying maladies.

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  3. Nancy Day December 6, 2020 at 2:38 pm #

    Arrrrrrggggggg. . . .so very sorry that pain upon pain is bullying you. I send you ease and comfort, remote Reiki, and love for healing that will allow a more gentle view of your wonderful life. Much love to you and Lisa. Nancy💗📿☕

    On Sun, Dec 6, 2020 at 9:51 AM the adventures of dos tortas wrote:

    > afish25 posted: ” In 2017 I wrote a blog entitled Rocks In My Head. I had > been having migraines which were completely out of the norm, and went to > the doctor. After a series of tests (don’t doctors love tests) I underwent > an EEG. I was diagnosed with small calcium depo” >

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    • afish25 December 6, 2020 at 3:50 pm #

      My dear friend. I accept your Reiki. Hope you are well.

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  4. Jack Scott December 7, 2020 at 3:58 am #

    Sounds like a tough gig. Really sorry 😦

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    • afish25 December 7, 2020 at 9:09 am #

      Been doing my exercises faithfully. So far so good.

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  5. jamurray2014 December 7, 2020 at 6:40 am #

    A perfect storm of pain–and 2020 continues on–feel well soon!

    ________________________________

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  6. Survivor December 7, 2020 at 9:06 am #

    Hope you feel better soon!

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