Tag Archives: Human Growth Hormone

My Story, pt. 2: The Empire Strikes Back

the saga continues… The “New” Normal (p.s., I still hate this phrase and will slap you if you use it around me) But at least we got to go home.  Two days later, after they showed us how to insert … Continue reading

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Hello again…again

Well hello there, big vast chasm of the internets.  It’s been a while.  You look well.  Congratulations for getting Betty White on SNL.  Have you lost weight? I feel a little guilty for not updating the blog more than…well…quarterly.  I’m … Continue reading

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Sprouting

All of the sudden Hope has decided to grow up.  I mentioned a few of her most recent accomplishments last week, to which I can now add two more:  she has made it abundantly clear that she has had it … Continue reading

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How to give a Human Growth Hormone injection…

First, you have to get your Genotropin pen out of the refrigerator.  There it is, next to the ham…isn’t that ironic? Next, you have to get your supplies lined up…the pen, the needle, and an alcohol pad… Take the green … Continue reading

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The Year in Review

What a year. Last year at this time I was pregnant and should have been about halfway through my pregnancy, but due to Hope’s “inappropriate timing of labor” I was a mere three months from delivery.  We still had three … Continue reading

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Birthdaytripper

It takes exactly two-and-a-half hours to get from my home in Frestopia to my in-laws home in Atascadero.  I know this because I have made this drive three times in the last three days, and each time it was a … Continue reading

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The stuff that worries me when everything else is going great…

‘Unfair’ call hits Callum By HAYDEN DONNELL – North Shore Times | Thursday, 20 November 2008   BEN WATSON/Suburbans FIGHT FOR FUNDING: Callum Grace is deemed too tall to get the growth hormone that could help fight his rare genetic … Continue reading

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