Today’s big event was a trip to see the doctor! Woohoo! Ok, not really that exciting, but I came away with some very good news.
Good news part I:
Even though I’m still feeling really crappy at the moment and I STILL have a fever, the doctor thinks it is just a nasty virus, rather than anything related to the autoimmune disease. Yey! (Notice how I’ve dropped the “my” before autoimmune disease!)
Good news part II:
He thinks the exhaustion and hair loss I’ve been experiencing for the past month or so is thyroid related – this was verified in my blood test results – and has prescribed a slight increase in my thyroid meds. I so wanted to be able to reduce my dosage of thyroxine, but I’m all for listening to my body and it’s telling me it needs a little help at the moment, so who am I to argue? 🙂
Good news part III:
A few of my blood test results came back outside the normal ranges. I have done my upmost not to worry about this, seeing as I’m in the process of kicking the worry habit. So, I was delighted to discover that all is ok and things should go back to normal pretty soon.
Now, I just need to rest lots, keep up my happy, positive thinking and I know I’ll be right as rain in no time. 🙂
Day 233, Reason 233: Today I am very happy and grateful for such good news about my health.
September Juicing Challenge – Day 14, Juice 14: Off to make a carrot juice right now!
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132 reasons to feel glad/happy/joyful to find
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