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Tomball, TX, United States
My name is Laurie. I'm 34 and I live in a suburb of Houston, TX. My life isn't super exciting or ultra dramatic, but I love it! My blogs are just a peek into my life as I know it. I'm quite random and have an opinion on everything, but I love everyone's aspect on things, even if I disagree. The world would be quite boring if not! :-)

1/20/2010

I think I'm in trouble!

Yesterday, I got a call from my doctor saying that I need to go in as soon as possible to discuss my labs. Today, I have an appointment at 4:15. Why does this freak me out? Normally, it takes a good week or two to get an appointment with my doctor. He's booked solid most of the time. As you saw, I haven't been wonderful with my vitamins.. My guess is that my Vitamin D is terrible and maybe my Iron. I just have 2 hours to go until I find out the actual issues vs. speculating, but I just wanted to vent a bit! Maybe this will be the swift kick in the ass I need to get my supplements back on track, right? :) One can only hope! I've been good in 2010, but I have to keep it up... 20 days won't make any permanent difference!

I'm ready for the weekend. It's been a rough week for me, and I'm wanting to decompress!

Sorry for the short note, but I have to leave work early today and get a few more things done. I will update tonight or tomorrow after my doctor's appt!


6 comments:

Glam,Glitz&Gut said...

I'm sure everything will be okay. Just breathe :o)

Falon said...

Well, even if the labs are bad you are working hard to get in all your supplements now and will continue to do so in the future. You'll be okay! Oh, and the weekend can't come soon enough if you ask me.

nancy said...

uhoh hope it isn't as bad as u think it would be. everyone is vitamin d deficent. I a taking about 10,000 a day. I am also not as faithful in taking them as I should.

Kim H. said...

I'm dying...what did he say? I was just there yesterday!

Janine said...

I hope everything went okay with the Dr's.

Chris H said...

I am reading/commenting on blogs 'backwards'.... so I already know your iron levels are bad.... be careful what supplements you take, constipation comes with iron supplements, and can cause it's own nasty consequences! I know from experience!