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Terrific video, Iris.  Says lots.

 



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Yay 5 Fantastic!!!! party.gifcake.gif



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iris, i love that little video... that's how it feels for reals



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obs,cinnamon,iris and Lil'

thank you so much.. this is def the place to be for hepC support, and for friendly chatting



-- Edited by 5-1-18 on Friday 18th of January 2019 07:17:41 PM

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YOU DID IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! HUZZAH  



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5-1-18 wrote:

thank you cheddy,tig,canuck,hoodie and Lil'  for sharing the joy with me..... and it sure does seem like a minute ago i was on treatment.

i couldn't have done it without my forum friends; and i love posting with the newbies... it really does go by fast some how. 

and YES to the cake canuck

 


  No, thank YOU 5!

Not many in my circle know about my HepC, or know what I am dealing with right now.  I cannot tell you how comforting it is to have a place where I know the people will understand and not judge, and can give valuable insight to the many ups and downs of treatment and also valuable advice.

I am grateful I found this forum and people like you.   I am SO happy for you.



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What good news, congratulations!!! 

You did it!!  biggrin  w00t.gif

 



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lilbrownie wrote:

Congrats 5!!! 

  Wow, from where I sit, at week 2 of treatment, 6 months seems a lifetime away!  


 it will surprise you how fast it goes.... 2 weeks down, 6 to go. you will be so amazed how the first test shows UND. it's like scotty beamed it up

 



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thank you cheddy,tig,canuck,hoodie and Lil'  for sharing the joy with me..... and it sure does seem like a minute ago i was on treatment.

i couldn't have done it without my forum friends; and i love posting with the newbies... it really does go by fast some how. 

and YES to the cake canuck

 



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Congrats 5!!! 

  Wow, from where I sit, at week 2 of treatment, 6 months seems a lifetime away!  



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Yay 5!!!! Congrat!!!!



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Wonderful 5, for you and us, to see this day (in all your glory!) SVR 24!!! and another beautiful UND for you! Time flies (sometimes) doesn't it, seems just like yesterday ... my how things move and change. Your good presence here was meant to be. 

I note you took a "sick" day the other day, how goes things, are your sinuses being more cooperative yet? Working, working eh? Well, I hope the co-workers and the customers are on their best behaviour, you need and deserve only good company.

Have a nice little celebration with your partner, whatever you think right or nice - maaaaaaybe ... (just a wild guess) - white cake for you and him! He must be feeling very glad for you reaching your SVR24.

A SVR24 UND is like the cherry on top!  ; ) Lucky us who get to celebrate these days.

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Hey 5,

You know what time it is? I’m breaking out the Disco Ball for your repeat performance! Congratulations Warrior, your SVR is set in stone!

 



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HI 5, 5!!!

I LOVE THIS STUFF!  I am so happy for you.  The 6 month test feels great, really affirming that it's a done deal.  CELEBRATE!



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good news for me at 6 months eot.

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yea, i think some of us that work are just wired that way

i take extra days off when i can and go home early evry day. i stil have the 3 days off, then after christmas will be 5 days crycry

then it will be over. i'm thankful that i got thru that sickness early and hope that was it for this season biggrin



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HA! I just found this unsent post (from yesterday)! - oh well, I am late as usual, nuttin new fer me. shrugs wink

 

Well my dear 5, after doing your duty here and checking in on all of us with your TLC's earlier today, and then taking care of business at home (chores and what not), and then pulling a work shift - you must be tired by the time your day (or I should say your night shift!) gets done!

I know you said the holidays has set you up for more hours and days of work, but i hope you can and WILL curtail how much you have to work if you feel it IS draining you - you are still "fresh" ya know, still recovering, fighting sinuses and stuff. You need lots of TLC and to not work past your limit where you reach a "taxing" zone from it. Use your good judgement.

What time does a shift normally start and end for you (if you don't book off home early)?

mm, I fret about the stresses of Hoodies work too! Really, I am kinda fretting for everyone who is working! Like Shemp and any of our others who are having to stretch themselves with "work" work - must be doubly hard for Zig what with only having partial work available and only a temporary homebase!

We all do have to count our lucky stars tho, every day, for our amazing abilities. smile C.



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Bawling my eyes out! What a miracle. Snif. 



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awwwwwweeeeee



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I want to share another feel good story about Timber the cat. Lost during the Camp Fire in Paradise, CA. Just listen to the joy in the owners voice! It might make you shed one...

Timber the Kitty



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benadryl made the rosacea flare up on my face; so a blessing in disguise?

thanks hoodie, i'm so happy to be on the mend now.... probly just gonna need another week of sniffles .... here's hoping

and yea, i love the crom



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Glad youre feeling better 5! Hang in there. 

Nasalcrom is the best for allergies. I used to say all the time nasalcrom is the bomb! and recommended it to my mom and everyone else I know with allergies. Sadly I took benadryl too and thats now being linked to dementia in elderly folks. 

But I digress! Really glad youre feeling better 5! Big hug



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Omg! An  amoeba? !  ? I've used tap water but I usually nuke it to warm it up.  Saline drops might be soothing. I hope you are beyond your sinus issues soon, be well my friend smile

Glad to see the dog story made international news! Boy did I cry on that one, good news for a change. 

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Tig -- love the family dog and reunion story...we need good news. 

During the dry winter months I use bacitracin ointment in my nose at night a few nights per week, along with a humidifier if necessary and it helps keep my sinuses from getting dry and clogged up. I haven't tried the nettie pot, but the humidifier helps for me.



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hi C  and obs,

yes, tried nettie pot sort of; a distilled water filled spray bottle works best for me but really doen't seem to help anything ever. and i use nasalcrom and moisturize my nasal passages with vaseline or polysporin depending on when.

i've had sinusitis my whole life with allergies.

i am feeling better. i had plenty of drainage this past week so i think it all passed without getting worse . staying on top of it has beeen working so far... but the allergy part goes on. allergic to dust, trees, heaters, fragrance... i just have very sensitive sinuscry. but otherwise fairly healthy cept for the f3

i still have a bit of discomfort but i'm keeping on my claritin without too many sides.... makes me talk too much and i don't like that too much

i heard about the amoeba, scary.

i'm happy i am able to do chores and errands again....and yes i worked all thru it . i still rest a lot no matter what



-- Edited by 5-1-18 on Tuesday 11th of December 2018 05:40:05 AM

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That lovely dog/owner reunion was on our Vancouver news...what a blessing in all that tragedy.

5... have you tried a neti pot? If you do use one...always only use distilled or boiled water and clean the pot thingy really well.... I just read about some poor woman who died from an ameoba in her brain because she used tap water.    

what about steam? a sauna? 

It sure would be nice to figure out whats causing your sinus issues.



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Saw the doggy thing on TV! aw

5,

Is the sinus tap still turned on (or has it turned itself off again)? Are you still draining/pouring/snuffling or not? Don't people who often have sinus problems, don't they say the sinus discomfort/pressure is increased when you are NOT draining? Perhaps feeling some kind inner head/ear pressure/sinus relief if you ARE draining?? Must make working hard (either way, runny or not runny)! C.



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Whoa! Love that dog!  

My heart feels warm and fuzzy.   That's some love, alright.



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tig, thankyou so much for that story. wow, the big fluffy dog lived and protected  the property. that is a heart warming miracle story.

def an answer to prayer and hope.

now get ye to the emergencee with that bad upper respiratory going on. i'm on the mend slowly and hope it's almost over for me.



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I read an article last night about a homeowner that lost everything early in the fire, including their big fluffy family dog. They were unable to return to their home before the fire destroyed it and that meant their pet was on his own, too. They were just allowed back on their property and to their amazement, the dog was there, weeks later, protecting the property that was once his home. They were all happily reunited. That’s what I call a prayer answered! 



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last i chked it was below 2000., i know some ppl made larger donations but i try to do it weekly.

it all adds up



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Hey 5,

Generous of you to do that extra and ongoing pulling for Ziggy's fund. Very nice of you - I know her plight for many of us is pulling at our heartstrings, so, those of us who can share, share what we can. Good to see the fund-me page goal has reached $2000 out of $3000, likely your donations have helped very much. ; )



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c, hubs bought the tiramasu cake, i wasnt even sure what the ingredients were, but thot it was coffee or cinnamon

i wouldn't be making anything that complicated.

your labs sound good, i'll get more next year.

i have soft kleenex and i am still blowing cry, at this point its hard to tell if that's good or bad , it could be my sinus draining or the beginning of more days of blowing... i'm praying for relief by thurs nite as i do have to work. i've been in bed for 2 days, so at least i've got some rest.

my holiday work schedule is too many work days due to events and others needing time off. i figured i could volunteer to help, didn't know i'd get sick.

but i can go in and they will let me go home if i feel too bad. i'm hoping it isn't awful. it's a yearly thing with all of us getting sick and passing it down the line.

i will go see the dr on my next days off and get the antibios if i can't get well.

ok, back to watching the old 'sabrina the teenage witch', it's great to be able to stream this from hulu



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5,

I forgot to tell you that I had to look up that "tiramasu" that you mentioned you made at Thanksgiving? ... OMG, does that ever sound good. I googled recipes, I guess it is (kinda) like trifle but only in that there could be many differnt ways it can be made? I saw quite a few variations, but the basic coffee an cream an rich and sweet, mm, mm, all my fav things alright. Ya, sometimes i wish you and Obs could just mail me meals, OK?

I make a mean pot of boiled water, so I'm good for hot honey lemonades, which i could share out lavishly it seems this time of year with all our oldie coldies around here! Hope your bed feels soft on the bod and your kleenex is soft to your nose! Hope your head is feeling OK enough for work?

You and polo and others get your Cal and D levels done, and you said to let you know my recent (first-ever) ones?  Got my results back, normal Cal. My D is only a wee bit lowish - 70. (Severe low would be less than 25. Moderate to mild deficiency is 75 to 200. Ideal is 75 to 200.) So I am not bad at all. : ) C.  



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i love movies at home i will watch the one hoodie suggested when it comes to streaming biggrin



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No. I'll google up info on that one too. Thank you guys, I do like a good flick once in a while. This seems to be the new go-to place for "the movie review channel". smile C.



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have you guys seen Daddys Home 2 with Marky Mark Wahlberg and Will Farrell! So funny!!



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ah! good. thanks. Going to google it up now. C.  ; )



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close. kurt russel  THE CHRISTMAS CHRONICLES biggrinbiggrin



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Hey 5,

Hope your sinuses are going to improve quickly.

Further to our "sidebar" chattering, about colds/flues/sinuses and such, we also touched on movies (curling up at home with a hot lemonade and a good movie sounded wise) ... and you mentioned Christmas movies?, and specifically a Christmas one, with Russell Crowe?? I googled it and, nada. Did i misunderstand what I was searching for? C.



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SOF/VEL with/without GS-9857 trial - NCT02639338.

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5,

Lots to be thankful for!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=765Nb0R1kQo

 


 this was awesome! thankyou Canuck



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5,

Lots to be thankful for!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=765Nb0R1kQo

 



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now we go into survival mode with the thanksgiving holiday blankstare



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Okay, now that we're all doing better, I think it's time to start considering our extended cruise plans! We need to take advantage of all this healing and go get into some trouble, lol! As much as we're allowed anyway. I'm thrilled to hear you're feeling so many improvements, Five. Very cool indeed!



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Geez, 5.  You're doing great. It sounds like it keeps getting better.  

I'm so happy for you and I'm giving thanks.

 



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hi C,

my edematious legs arn't as awful either. still some from standing at the job.

the rash itched like crazyyyyyyyyyyy. little red/brown dots moving up toward the knee sometimes.  all around my ankle, corisone kept it at bay for years.

swollen skin, also of course i had to scratch it with a cloth cos it was making me nuts. i'm thinking it must have been liver inflamation and filtering problems, or the little monsters were taking a crap and it flushing thru my blood stream confuse

now i barely have one spot that itches a little after a busy day. one small dab of cort. , maybe 1-2 times a month

i'm soooooo happy about this... i had since the early 90's.cry

i'm so happy you are on your labs C. might as well

my skin is responding well to a new face washbiggrin. Cetaphil foam for redness. wow, i tried a new one a few months ago and it didn't work but is great for hand soap.

also, i'm using jojoba oil , argan oil and grapeseed oil.. and my skin is looking better. the mix is mostly golden jojoba, half that amount of argan, and half the amount of argan =the grapeseed.biggrinbiggrin

gut still gets bloated during stress but not much pain.blankstare

i upped my b12 to almost 100mcg from 50mcg and have the energy i was lacking.  don't know my stats but i do feel better.biggrin

we're getting ready for our thanksgiving feast tomorrow. i'm roasting a turkey breast stuffed with apples, having sides of: stove top cornbread stuffing, litely glazed yams with avocado oil and honey, white potato with cheese dust ...i like cheddar dust and hubs likes parmesan. ..aspergus and desert is white cake with tiramasu

we have small servings of everything but like the spread.

when do you get your labs?

 

 



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Nice. I hope so too. Instead of crossing fingers, I got my ankles crossed for you, that your (no rashy ankles) change is a bit of the "new you".  I am crossing my "knock on wood" ankles that have rarely looked edematous since I have been cured. I am very grateful for my non-edematous ankle change look. I can now abuse them with great abandon and leave them dependently hanging/dangling about and marvel at how they do not swell in protest like they used to.

These things (like pedal edema, or ankle rashes) are VERY nice NOT to own.

What kind of rash was it? - what was it like? What do you think was behind it, the cause of it? How long had it plagued you before cure? 

Hey, you are a good influence on me 5, you and others, all this talk of being lab tested and knowing what your cal and D levels are ... I finally managed to get one of these doc to let me have a D and cal test done, hope mine are good, I'll post them sometime when i get the results back. 

How are your guts/and other skin things behaving right now, and how is the diet tolerance going? Later, C. smile



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thot i'd add this here and fingers crossed i'm not jinxing myself

the horrible rash i used to get on my ankles hasn't been back since just after tx



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