Blame It On the Pr-eh-eh-eh-eh-ednisone!

 I don't know if you're familiar with Jamie Fox's song, "Blame it on the Alcohol" but it's the refrain to that song from which I take the title of this blog post. Now, I do not condone over-indulgence in alcohol, but in my strange sense of humor, this title popped into my head one day and it made me laugh - a valuable commodity these days. So, just what am I blaming on Prednisone? many things! But I will only mention a few and to start, this:...more
@FaLanYa lol! Well tell her she should be proud!more


My poor mom!  She has a cold.  She has Lymphoma.  And if that isn’t enough, her doctors “floxed” her. ...more

Hello "Nobody wants to be Ethel",

The problem is that while she is undergoing chemotherapy, ...more

This Asthma Thing Is Getting Scary

Last night was our worst asthma night yet! As I've mentioned, my 6-year-old daughter Rae has had a mild cold for more than a week now, and last Wednesday she started waking up at night coughing. She was diagnosed with asthma when she was four, but she hasn't had any symptoms since then. She had never even had an official "asthma attack," nor had she ever taken Albuterol or had a breathing treatment. All that has changed. We now have an Asthmatic Child. It's something we're just going to have to accept. ...more