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Why good news doesn’t always make me feel better

I just got an email from Gavin’s doctors office in regards to his labs from yesterday. The results from yesterday have his Absolute Neutrophil count back up to 3.0. The number is still on the lower end of things but it’s significantly better than it was yesterday. What worries me… Read more »



Fingers crossed and prayers sent

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It’s been an unexpectedly good morning. The boys got off to school without any issue and I’m now waiting for Gavin to have his labs drawn. The only other thing this morning is an appointment for Lizze. Today, I’m going to be focusing on making sure Gavin’s Clozapine gets refilled… Read more »



Setting only one goal for myself today

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The boys were supposed to have their ADHD medication check this morning. They were also supposed to be at the dentist yesterday as well. We’ve rescheduled both because they’ve missed so much school recently due to illness, we don’t want them missing anymore unless it’s absolutely necessary. Both appointments are… Read more »



Exhausted, stressed out, worried and overwhelmed

Gavin’s feeling better this morning and the boys got off to school without much trouble. Lizze is having a rough morning because she had a really difficult day yesterday and didn’t sleep well last night. I’m pleased to say she’s currently napping on the couch for a little while. I… Read more »



As a result, we worry all the time

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I was able to get a hold of Gavin’s psychiatrist’s office this afternoon and got the lab results from his blood draw on Monday morning. I actually only got his Absolute Neutrophil count but that’s a good chunk of information. His Absolute Neutrophil count has climbed up a couple points… Read more »



Anxiously awaiting Gavin’s test results

I just left a message with Gavin’s Gastroenterologist at Akron Children’s Hospital. We’re supposed to call towards the end of this week to get the results of Gavin’s labs from last week. We’re looking for his ANC or Absolute Neutrophil Count. If his numbers are high enough, they will schedule… Read more »