Board JuJu For Oldest

Discussion in 'The Watercooler' started by Mamaof5, Jan 15, 2012.

  1. Mamaof5

    Mamaof5 Guest

    *sigh* when it rains it pours...

    Second set of stitches for Big B. *grumbles* something COMPLETELY avoidable too.

    He was farting around with his brothers when he should have been in bed and kicked a glass that he brought up stairs to get a drink of water with (he's not allowed to do this, bring dishes to his room) and it smashed against the leg of his bed (metal legs) and he sliced and diced his foot to the bone. It's the middle toe, down the side and at the base *shakes head*.

    Novacain doesn't work for this kid either, last set of stitches he felt all 4 of them being put in. I got a good look at the cut and it looks to be at least a 20 to 30 stitch job minimum. Luckily, it's Sunday and it's usually quiet at our little dinky hospital from h-ll. Especially at this time of night.

    What a way to end a Sunday night!! *sigh* (did I do the sigh already? Oh yeah I did didn't I) :stopglass: Calgon take me flecking away...now...please...
     
  2. Signorina

    Signorina Guest

  3. InsaneCdn

    InsaneCdn Well-Known Member

    Mama - I know you're out in the backwoods where time stands still, but... really. Friday the 13th was TWO DAYS AGO.
    I guess nobody told your boy?!
     
  4. Mamaof5

    Mamaof5 Guest

    Okay I over reacted to the cut, turns out (and thank you all for the board ju ju - IT WORKED!) 5 stitches, that was it FIVE!!! Oh and a good thing, the doctor who stitched him up took our whole family on as his patients. We finally have a GP after 2.5 yrs of looking for one!!! WOOOHOOOO!! WTH...2012 is like totally my year...new job, new outlook, now a new family doctor...uhm yeah...my lucky streak is turning into something I'm starting to look forward to...

    He gets the stitches out on the 23 or 25. Then in May (new doctor is our of country until April or May) we'll have our first family appointment in almost 3 yrs! I can get my health issues addressed fully now!! WOOT!
     
  5. 1905

    1905 Well-Known Member

    Oh something good came out of it, at the very least. And he may not bring glasses up where he isn't suposed to......did you get your Calgon bath?
     
  6. tiredmommy

    tiredmommy Site Moderator

    Sending gentle healing (((hugs))) for the boys and congrats on landing a GP.
     
  7. trinityroyal

    trinityroyal Well-Known Member

    So glad to hear that Oldest's cut was not as bad as you first thought. Sending good thoughts that it heals well and quickly.
    AND wonderful news about finding a GP.
     
  8. buddy

    buddy New Member

    Glad it was a smaller cut than first thought. Also so glad things are looking up. gives us all hope!
     
  9. Mamaof5

    Mamaof5 Guest

    Thanks all, I got my bath before it happened *lol*

    He's home today, I'm not sure about tomorrow, depends on how well he can walk. I'll take a picture of it when I change his bandage again.
     
  10. gcvmom

    gcvmom Here we go again!

    Glad it's not as bad as feared! It's maddening when they do stupid stuff like that!
     
  11. susiestar

    susiestar Roll With It

    Sorry I missed this. I am so glad it didn't need as many sttches as you thought. Awesome about finally having a family doctor!
     
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