Day 2 – Walking in Pain

The doctor said that the second day would  be the worst day of all and she was right. During my first night (between day 1 and day 2), the night nurse came in to check my blood pressure and temperature (for infection) as well as give me my dose of painkillers (norco).  The first day,…

Gynecology Specialist Visit

My appointment was supposed to be in Jan ’17, but she had a last-minute cancellation on 11/22/16 so I took it! Gyno #2  was totally with it and we got the ball rolling.  She looked at my fibroid and asked if I had back pain because it was a “decent-sized” mass that was pushing against…

Periods of Pain

My painful periods started years ago when I had a really bad cramp episode. I went to urgent care and the doctor told me that I had endometriosis.  She just told me to use a heating pad which never worked. A few years later, I saw my GP and mentioned that I was already taking the…