Category Archives: Health and wellness

Happy Thanksgiving USA

This Thursday is Thanksgiving.  For my readers outside the US this holiday, always celebrated on the 4th Thursday in November, seems a little odd.  A quick refresher for the holiday is this.  In early colonial times, 1621, the first settlers in … Continue reading

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Just another update

One thing I would like to get out in the open right away.  The purpose and theme of this blog have not changed or been altered.  As life evolves so must those living it, for the alternative is not very … Continue reading

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Home early

Last evening We received good news, Sophia went to Coco’s room to spend the night!  There was an adjustment period and Coco’s mom stayed to help out.  The reality of a hungry baby set is as sleep was not allowed … Continue reading

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Kid is here

Just a quick note for those checking, Sophia was born February 4th, 4:39 PM.  She weightd 2.9 Kg and measured in at 52 cm in lenght.  Coco spent 10 hours trying to get her into the world, then the doctors … Continue reading

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Back to 90%

I did my follow-up to my weekend emergency room visit today (Monday) and everything checked out fine.  Sunday was a return for another IV of 5% glucose and 2 vials of the cephradine.  It was an afternoon event.  Got to … Continue reading

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Shanghai Emergency Room Trip

  This Saturday afternoon I don’t know what or how, but I managed to get into something really nasty.  The day started out OK with some yogurt and peach smoothy drinks, retrieved the bank book from the self serve service … Continue reading

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In the hospital Again!

I was suprised to get a SMS message from Coco this morning saying she has had to go to the hospital yet again for oxygen treatment.  I don’t know what or how this condition is or what is causing it, … Continue reading

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Baby Updates

This has been a busy week in many aspects.  Coco has had to go to the hospital again for oxygen.  I don’t know how she was able to get through mountain climbing in Tibet more then 2 times.  The problem … Continue reading

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Thanks to the rain

Many of the people here in Shanghai have been complaining about the air quality for the whole month thus far.  Friday and Saturday have seen a much needed break with two back to back below 50 API days across the … Continue reading

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Bad air, bad health

Since last weekend Coco has been feeling bad, not sick just tired and always out of breath.  I was thinking it was mainly due to the pregnancy except I was feeling a little tired too.  Monday my chest was tight … Continue reading

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