Tag Archives: chronic renal failure

Is Not the Morning Near?


When my mother was six years old her uncle, Richard Hope, went swimming and road home at sunset in an open buggy and a wet bathing suit.  He caught a cold that turned into pneumonia and three days later he … Continue reading

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SOB and the S.O.B.’s (part II)


Immune dysfunction falls into three categories:  immune deficiency, which includes AIDS; autoimmune, which includes multiple sclerosis; and hypersensitivity, which nobody has ever explained to me.  I am grossly hypersensitive.  In fact, I am so hypersensitive that I react to all … Continue reading

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Under a Waning Moon


Around 1982, Dr. Jenifer Rich prescribed lithium for my bipolar depression.  She failed to monitor it.  She should have checked lithium levels every two months, kidney function every six months, and cardiac function once a year.  I didn’t know; I … Continue reading

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