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Author Topic: I can see clearly now  (Read 10031 times)

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Offline DesertGuy

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I can see clearly now
« on: August 07, 2014, 12:38:11 pm »
Past few hours been thinking about writing this. A few days ago--it was like a fog sort of lifted--I took a look around and started picking things up.
Over the past few months I have not been very good at putting things away or keeping my property clean.
I'm lucky enough to be unemployed while doing this treatment--and a wife that will support me while I do this.
So I have projects, and I have really become a mess-----so my theory is that a few days ago when I became undetectable--meaning no virus running around, screwing with me---that this fog lifted
Anyone else feel this way about undetectable time??

Offline rainbowray

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Re: I can see clearly now
« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2014, 12:44:00 pm »
I am handling my job with a better attitude, since finding out I'm undetected.
I think it is in the mind, but I feel more energy during the day now, but still restless at night. I do not want to take any drug for sleep, so since undetected I have a better attitude about my sleep too. Hey, we're getting cured, I can deal with THAT!!

Offline DesertGuy

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Re: I can see clearly now
« Reply #2 on: August 07, 2014, 01:54:01 pm »
Yep!!!

Offline HepC53

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Re: I can see clearly now
« Reply #3 on: August 07, 2014, 01:55:17 pm »
Just had my first blood test after two weeks of treatment.  I am supposed to get the results tomorrow.  I've felt foggy for awhile but must say before I learned I had the virus I couldn't finish my sentences half the time.  My brain was so disjointed and I thought secretly to myself that it must be more than just being over 50. It'll be interesting though to see if I get more clarity as I get better.  Dessert Guy I must say that I laugh when I let something slide, my kids call me a clean freak and I don't think my husband has any idea how things get done around our place.  Yesterday I put some plastic grocery bags in their bin in the pantry and one fell on the floor, I watched it fall, smiled, closed the door, just figured it would be there tomorrow.
New Year for a Cure
Diagnosed May 2014
Rib/Sol 12wk July 2014
Cured January 2015
HCV Geno 2B

Offline Mike

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Re: I can see clearly now
« Reply #4 on: August 07, 2014, 05:34:03 pm »
I noticed it. You won't realize how much Hep-C effects you until you clear the virus and treatment ends. I have a lot more clarity of thought and I don't put things off like I use to.

Best wishes, Mike
Genotype 1a
Treated 2001 with PEG and RIBV
Treated in 2014 SOL+PEG+RIBV
Cured July 2014

Offline willie g

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Re: I can see clearly now
« Reply #5 on: August 08, 2014, 03:08:57 am »
desertguy im having anxiety with that moving guy by your name I cant retain what im reading  making me hyper  please remove  lollol  just kidding, don't eat any more of those edibles lol  just bustin on ya

Offline DesertGuy

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Re: I can see clearly now
« Reply #6 on: August 08, 2014, 11:06:51 am »
Is this one better??---don't want any extra anxiety on this forum (we have enough)-actually looks more like me, LOL---don't like the edibles--plus bad on the liver actually

Offline lporterrn

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Re: I can see clearly now
« Reply #7 on: August 08, 2014, 02:38:33 pm »
Desert Guy - You are aging before my very eyes! Thanks for the laughs.
Lucinda Porter, RN
1988 Contracted HCV
1997 Interferon nonresponder
2003 PEG + ribavirin responder-relapser
2013 Cured (Harvoni + ribavirin clinical trial)
https://www.hepmag.com/blogger/lucindakporter

 


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