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PostSubject: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 5th 2010, 12:31 pm

havent been on much.... but should be back at full swing now...

ran into some medical issues....

was at work and my blood pressure skyrocketed... asked a buddy EMT/PARAMEDIC to take my blood pressure..170/112 .... he wanted to get me in a ambulance and get me to the hospital... thought maybe a heartattack
was comin or even a stroke with those high numbers...

made it thru the day and hit my doctor the next day... put me on blood pressure medication and others... and ran tons of tests thru the last couple weeks.....

he said from being a ex football player and boxer my heart is strong...no heartattack but blood pressure was way high.. (and losing my father at a young age and finding he had 2 heart attack in the year before he passed...but he never went in about em and didnt think it was anything but just heartburn...I was worried)

so went in for a heart stress test (run the threadmill)...most my size last about 5-10 mins on the tread mill runnin.. I did 15 mins... so heart looks good!! thumbsup

but also did a ultrasound on my organs/arteries and found I have a good size gall stone...so will have to get in and get the gallbladder removed...

good thing is...my blood pressure is now to a good level 110/75-120/80ish....
and I have lost very close to 20lbs now Rock On ...watching my diet and all...hoping to lose 40-50lbs!!

now have to come up with cash to pay the medical bills Sad ...which is going to be tough since barely makin it by now!!



and just found out my step granfather has been brought home from hospice and doesnt have very much time left...
been real stressful on my granmother...since she just lost my dad...and now her husband in such a short time...


so just been alot of stress with my medical..and figuring out how to pay the bills...and then have to pay for the gallbladder to come out... on top of the regular bills... and then to be there for my grandmother thru all this..
just been tough...and ALOT on my mind....


but wanted to give my CAMM family alittle heads up and wanted to let ya know whats up and where I been...
and should be on alot more again....and sorry havent hit last couple CAMM events....

but still here if you guys need a hand with your rides or photoshop or anything!

Love ya guys!
Chris/Dartboy



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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 5th 2010, 12:48 pm

Chris, I'm glad you got it taken care of. Geez, take it easy bro. Wishing you the best of health!!!
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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 5th 2010, 12:55 pm

Chris sorry to hear about your family and your health issues. I wish the best for you and your family. I'm sure if there is anything your CAMM family can help with, let us know.
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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 5th 2010, 1:09 pm

Glad to hear your health issues are getting sorted out Chris. yea... medical bills suck. that stuff is so insanely expensive and unfair to the people who need it most.

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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 5th 2010, 1:15 pm

Glad your betterchris.....
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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 5th 2010, 1:42 pm

Chris sorry to hear about your family and the issues with your family! I will keep you guys in my prayers and hopefully everything goes over smoothly! We've missed your ugly face at our last couple of gatherings, but I know you were there in sprit...Get better buddy and can't wait til Da Bears play Miami Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 5th 2010, 2:35 pm

Good for you Dart. I too was once where you were..Keep up the good work!

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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 5th 2010, 4:14 pm

Sorry to hear about all that but im glad you are ok.

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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 5th 2010, 4:40 pm

I'm glad you're doing better,glad to see you around again!!!
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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 6th 2010, 2:03 am

So sorry to hear about your health issues Chris....but very happy to hear you are doing better and losing weight!
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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 6th 2010, 6:48 am

hey bro, Its good to hear from ya, glad to hear your losing the lb's, good to find out the gallstones now before you're in intense pain.

We're keeping you in our prayers.
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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 6th 2010, 9:40 pm

That sucks bro, you dont have health insurance at work? If not, by the way it sounds why not try and get public aid? Hope everything gets better!
Go BEARS!!!!!!!! bearbang dabears Da Bears

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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 7th 2010, 12:30 am

Prayers are with you and your family.....take care of yourself. You've helped so many
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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 7th 2010, 12:32 am

Glad you are okay Chris. That same thing happened to me last year and scared me to death! I seriously thought I was dying. I'm glad it turned out that you are okay.

Thanks for checking in. I was wondering where you have been lately. Don't be a stranger.

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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 7th 2010, 8:48 am

Shawn1112 wrote:
That sucks bro, you dont have health insurance at work?


ohh I got insurance...but it dont cover 100%...
all the test and meds.. probally be paying about 500 out of pocket!

and who know what it will cost for the gallbladder surgery!
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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 7th 2010, 12:24 pm

Darty glad you are ok man! Been following along on Facebook.


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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 12th 2010, 12:42 pm

Gall bladder is a piece of cake I am kinda bummed cause I can't even find my scars but it was like a day recovery no big deal at all. Glad to see you back on bro hope to see ya soon

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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 12th 2010, 3:33 pm

Glad to hear you're feeling better, Chris. Also, congrats on the weight loss!
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PostSubject: Re: Sorry....   Sorry.... I_icon_minitimeNovember 12th 2010, 4:05 pm

hang in there dude, God Bless
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