Category Archives: Healthcare

Four Scenes With the School Nurse

I. Daughter Uno goes to School Nurse with a rash. School Nurse says “You have a rash,” and sends her back to classes for the rest of the day. After she gets home, I take her to the doctor. The … Continue reading

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Healthcare Might Be Getting Better, or Maybe My Standards Are Low

First, when we took Jennifer to get her foot fixed, the hospital gave us a $10 voucher because they didn’t see her within 30 minutes of her appointment. (And our next pizza is free!) Then, today, I arrive for an … Continue reading

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Most Children Strongly Opposed To Children’s Healthcare

Study: Most Children Strongly Opposed To Children’s Healthcare

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Things I Will Never Do: #19

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More Clot Items

Just some stuff that’s relevant to the whole medical rigmarole. I want to preface this by saying that I thought I got great care in the hospital in general, so anything not-great mentioned here is an exception rather than the … Continue reading

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Well, It’s Not ONLY That…

Sophie and I were doing our suburban consumer duty, waiting in the checkout line at Costco to spend the package we haven’t been stimulated by yet, talking about the meds I’m taking and getting my blood tested all the time, … Continue reading

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Getting Medical

Read Part One of this craziness here. The EMT guy wants to know where we’re going. Hell, I don’t know. I figure Winchester Hospital is probably the closest, so I suggest that. “I’m not taking you there,” says the EMT. … Continue reading

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Here’s the Story, Morning Glory

Before I forget, I want to get as much as I can remember about the events of the last few weeks down in one place. No promises about the entertainment value of the following. I’ll try to throw in some … Continue reading

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“All We Did Was Trade Lunchables”

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