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I'm Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired!

I’m Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired!

by Alicia on March 8, 2012 in Health, Personal

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Will putting on a pink Tutu, cape, and goggles make me feel better?

I’ve had it with being sick.  I’m over it.  Doneso.  Finito!

I am a very grateful person. I appreciate everything I have.  Like most people, I didn’t come out of the womb a grateful person.  About 10 years ago I was in a car accident that left me with a new outlook on life and a new appreciation for life.  But I have been sick for over 3 months now and I am getting to the point where I can’t fight the depression that comes along with not feeling well, anymore.

I could handle not feeling good for a month or so but 3 months of feeling lethargic, in pain, and scared.. it’s taking a toll on me.   It started in late December and I haven’t felt normal since. I was on meds for a double ear infection and bronchitis in January, two strong meds for the lymph node issue I’m dealing with now, for 21 days in February, and during that time I also had a mild Pneumonia and a Staff infection.  Then only a week later (now) I get Strep.  What gives?  I understand that my body is just worn out and I hate taking anti-biotics so often but I don’t know what else to do. I’m not asking for medical advice.  Just venting I suppose.

I have a business to run, two kids to care for and play with, and a home to keep clean.  I really don’t know how to keep up with it all and get the rest I need, to recover.

How do you stay positive when you’ve been sick for a long period of time?

Alicia Hagan, Editor

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Rosey March 9, 2012 at 7:02 am

Oh, Alicia, I hope you feel better soon!
Our toddler has had a cough all winter long. It clears up just long enough to come back a day later. It’s really to the point of ridiculous and the pediatrician said it’s just something that’s going around this year because the weather doesn’t stay constant (which is the perfect air for breeding the yukkies). But all.winter.long? I can relate to your thoughts and wishes to get better.

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John Gugel March 8, 2012 at 5:18 pm

You take a long vacation to Florida! The sooner the better!

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