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Author Topic: I Can (Still) See Clealy Now...  (Read 609 times)

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Offline OneTampa

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I Can (Still) See Clealy Now...
« on: January 23, 2012, 07:08:34 PM »
...Pumpkins! ;D

Had my eye exam today as part of my HIV and regular medical followups:

-Still 20/18 vision.
-Visual field test: Primo Results! (can really see out the corners of my eyes)  ;)
-Pressure at 12
-Blood glucose 135 after a light lunch (since I had an afternoon eye appointment)
-Doctor said my eyes are nice and clear (now if I could only shoot lasers)  :o

Oh, and just for giggles, I can still touch type 85 wpm (net correct).

Holla!

 ;D ;) :)

« Last Edit: January 23, 2012, 07:15:40 PM by OneTampa »
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Offline weasel

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Re: I Can (Still) See Clealy Now...
« Reply #1 on: January 23, 2012, 07:33:47 PM »


 That is nice to hear  :)

 i have not had an eye exam in years ....................

   Not that I have not had appointments .............. :-X

    Next week I go to Saint Louis V.A.  Maybe I can beg an eye exam  ::)

    Be well , Maybe you will be able to see the Solar Flares tonight  ;D

                                                              Carl
" Live and let Live "

Offline J.R.E.

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Re: I Can (Still) See Clealy Now...
« Reply #2 on: January 23, 2012, 08:06:13 PM »
 8)

Congrats on a good eye exam.  Now I got that song on my mind....


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HagzTRmUBIE


Ray  ;)


Current Meds ; Viramune, Epzicom, 40mg of simvastatin, 12.5mg of Hydrochlorothiazide.
Metoprolol tartrate 25mg



http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=40802.0

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=45159.0

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=39722.msg495621;topicseen#msg495621

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=46806.0

http://forums.poz.com/index.php?topic=39414.msg491701#msg491701


 In October of 2003, My t-cell count was 16, Viral load was over 500,000, Percentage at that time was 5%. I started my first  HAART regimen  on October 24th,03.

 As of 8/2514,  t-cells are at 402, Viral load <40

 Current % is at 11%

  
 62 years young.

Offline BT65

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Re: I Can (Still) See Clealy Now...
« Reply #3 on: January 24, 2012, 04:36:33 AM »
Eye exams, ick.  I had one a couple weeks ago.  Drove myself to the place.  The lady was going to dilate my pupils, and I asked her if I would be alright to drive and she said "Oh yeah," (yeah right, I had tons of trouble).  The doctor said my right eye has a hemorrhage and my left eye shows macular changes and pressure on the retina. 

Now that I have glasses again (the ones I had were broken), I can see things at a distance which I cannot do without glasses.  Happy about that.

Congrats on your exam, and great glucose level.
I've never killed anyone, but I frequently get satisfaction reading the obituary notices.-Clarence Darrow

 


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