Following Up on Yesterday

Facts That Humans Shouldn’t Know (#397): Tweezing tiny, fine silk sutures out of your top-boob is nothing like having a 6 inch-long piece of plastic yanked out of your stomach. My peeps in IR said I should stop by, and get looked at. Sutures that are outside of the skin are no longer dissolvable. Basically,…

Bizarre Body Happenings

So, the scab on my port removal incision has mostly fallen off (which is good) to reveal what looks like three pieces of white thread sticking out of my skin (which is freaky). Sutures? Maybe. Dissolvable? Hopefully. Very “nightmare before Christmas”, which is kinda badass, but still…deep breath, bandaid, calling the doc tomorrow to make…

Normalcy is Golden

I’ve been so lazy about this blog. I should have posted on June 13th, when I had my port removed. I asked to keep it, and they let me. I was surprised that, before they let me, they made it clear that they thought I was nuts. Also, that it was gross, what I wanted…