Run happy and healthy all the days of my life. Be an example and inspiration to my family.
I'm 62, retired RN, happily married, nana to 11 beautiful grandchildren, mother to 6 children (1 daughter, 5 sons) who are kind, hardworking, caring, wonderful people! Wish they live closer!!! :) :) :)
Picked up running in 2005 at age 50, to stay healthy so I can take care of my husband who had endocarditis resulting in AVR and MVR in 2004, end stage renal failure in 2014, kidney transplant on Dec 30, 2015. Six months after the kidney transplant, we discovered that he has a rare auto-immune disease that was probably triggered in 2004 with then the undiagnosed infective endocarditis. The doctors had to make up a name for this rare disease, Monoclono Gammopathy with Renal Significance (MGRS). It is not curable. After desperately trying different chemotherapies, the doctor finally found one immuno-therapy, Daratumamab, that works to treat the MGRS. It is a miracle!!!
Grateful for the gift of life, blessings, dear friends and loved ones!!! Thankful for the ability to move, walk, jog, and yes run!!!!
From Tom Slick on Sat, Feb 17, 2018 at 21:24:46 from 184.108.40.206
Way to get into your taper time!
From Tom Slick on Thu, Feb 22, 2018 at 14:00:19 from 220.127.116.11
How's the Taper coming along?
From Smooth on Thu, Feb 22, 2018 at 16:33:13 from 18.104.22.168
Hi Slickster ~ This is the longest taper, 4 weeks, I've ever done! Will see if this works! The program has me running less miles but keeping the intensity. My legs don't feel rested! I think I need to get more sleep! But it's not that simple with my life the way things have been.
Thanks for checking up on me!!! :)
From Tom Slick on Thu, Feb 22, 2018 at 17:01:25 from 22.214.171.124
Smooth- Wasn’t life supposed to get easier as we got older and wiser? Just nine days till showtime for you at the Woodlands! Hang in there, “taper madness” will be over soon!
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