Oy Gevalt

Oy gevalt

Last Friday, my rheumatologist put me on a pretty powerful Lupus medication. Before I left the appointment, she warned me in no uncertain terms that I would be in for some brutal side effects for the first few weeks until my body got used to the meds.

Oy gevalt. She wasn’t kidding.

I apologize that I have not been posting much over the last few days, but by about noon, I’m a wreck. I can barely see to read, let alone write. I have to walk with a cane to keep from falling on my face. And my appetite apparently took a long trip without me.

On the plus side, after four months of this medication, I should be experiencing fewer flares. Woo hoo! I’d do a happy dance about that, but I’d probably end up on the floor with my face in the dog bowl.

Now I understand the old saying the treatment is worse than the disease.

Any old how. As this is probably my last post of the day, I thought I would treat you to a brand new Dianny Movie Poster.

Son of a Postman

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3 thoughts on “Oy Gevalt

  • March 21, 2016 at 3:57 pm

    So sorry you are ill from your meds. Lupus can be so nasty—-praying that the side effects will quickly subside and that your health will be better than ever. I greatly appreciate your many skills. So blessed to have you on the conservative side. Love to you, Dianny!

  • March 21, 2016 at 4:49 pm

    For a woman who is suffering from such a debilitating disease, I commend you on your kick-ass graphic. Your readers greatly appreciate all you do in standing guard over liberty.

    Take care. You are in our prayers.

  • March 21, 2016 at 8:48 pm

    “And this too shall pass,” Hang in there, Dianny. Whatever you do don’t try to follow El pResidente on his Cuban vacation. Talk about something that will make you sick to your stomach! Get Well Soon!

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