Tuesday, 3 February 2015

Stage IV Snapshot: Broken Rib

Part of everyday life with bone mets is never knowing when a fracture is around the corner. I would have thought, at this time of year, my biggest risk would be slipping on the ice and breaking my hip. The actual culprit:


Yup, the dog. I was in bed yesterday when Mango came up and stood her front paws on my chest. A few hours later I noticed the pain. The good news is that the pain only lasts a few days. Ribs heal quickly enough. I know this because this isn't the first broken rib I've had since cancer came into my life, the last break was around Christmas. At the time, I blamed it on exertion while carrying the Kitchen Aid mixer up from the basement to make cookies.

This is life with Stage IV. Cookies, puppy kisses. Each risks a broken bone.

20 comments:

  1. Sorry to hear this! Big gentle hugs! My cat once stood on my abdomen and then I found out I had a massive internal infection. I think he set off the pain.

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  2. Those Kitchen Aid mixers are heavy! I'm glad that your ribs heal quickly, but geeze, enough broken ribs already! More gentle hugs from the west...

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  3. Oh my, I'm sorry to see who the culprit was. I hope things are healing quickly. Who would ever think a pup could be more 'treacherous' than ice this time of year? xx

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    1. I know, Nancy! I just couldn't think what it could be besides Mango. She cuddles by me on the couch at night and looks so innocent. ~Kate

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  6. WHAT A GREAT MIRACLE THAT I HAVE EVER SEE IN MY LIFE. My names are Clara David I’m a citizen of USA, My younger sister was sicking of
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    the internet and search for cancer cure so that was how I find a lady
    called peter Lizzy she was testifies to the world about the goodness of a
    herbal man who has the root and half to cure all kind of disease and the
    herbal man email was there. So I decided to contact the herbal man for my
    younger sister help to cure her breast cancer. I contacted him and told him
    my problem he told me that I should not worry that my sister cancer will be
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    I will cook it and give it to my sister to drink for one week, so I ask how
    can I receive the cure that I am in USA, he told me

    That I will pay for the delivery service. The courier service can
    transport it to me so he told me the amount I will pay, so my dad paid for
    the delivery fee. two days later I receive the cure from the courier
    service so I used it as the herbal man instructed me to, before the week
    complete my sister cancer was healed and it was like a dream to me not
    knowing that it was physical I and my family were very happy about the
    miracle of Doctor so my dad wanted to pay him 5 million us dollars the
    herbal man did not accept the offer from my dad, but I don't know why he
    didn't accept the offer, he only say that I should tell the world about him
    and his miracle he perform so am now here to tell the world about him if
    you or your relative is having any kind of disease that you can't get from
    the hospital please contact dr.sakuraspellalter@gmail.com or whats app him
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    problem. And if you need more information about the doctor you can mail me
    davidclara223@gmail.com

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  10. AMAZING REMEDY FOR CANCER DISEASE IS 100% AVAILABLE WITH THE HELP OF A GREAT HERBALIST ROMAN.
     Just wan na say a big thank you JANE for introducing me to Herbalist Roman the great HERBALIST that helped me prepare home remedies that cured my CANCER DISEASE
    I was infected with Cancer disease for the past two years and i was not happy all day so i was desperate to get a cure so that i can live normal and get healthy.
    One day i was less busy so i decided to make latest research on cancer cure and i found a site were everyone was talking about Herbalist Roman and has ability to cure all chronic disease cancer and all manners of infections and virus.
    So i discussed with jane and she explained to me that its very easy working with Herbalist Roman so i contacted him via email (healthylifeherbalcentre@gmail.com) and he helped me just as he has helped others now am now free from cancer am very happy now.and i can also assure you that he can also help you. So if you need the service of Herbalist Roman I have put his details here so that you can easily get in touch with him. You can. 
    kindly contact him via email: healthylifeherbalcentre@gmail.com whatsapp +2348074216045
    visit his website https://healthylife-herbal-centre.jimdosite.comhe can as well cure Psorasis, copd, Extreme vaginal burning & pain, Reoccurent vaginal yeast infections, Candida overgrowth, Cystitis, cancer,ALS, Alzheimer's Disease and other Dementias, Arthritis, Asthma,Cystic Fibrosis,kidney disease,Herpes,hiv,hpv.

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