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Author Topic: Finally made it into the North Island  (Read 2328 times)

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Offline anniebc

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Finally made it into the North Island
« on: August 02, 2012, 05:35:47 PM »
After nearly 20 hours I finally arrived in New Zealand but I managed to have a good sleep on the long haul from LA to Auckland. 

In 4 hours I should be landing in my home town, it has been a good journey, I've thought of you all on the way home and the a great time we shared in Washington DC, what an amazing city.

I will write more when I get home and have had a few hours sleep, have a good meal and played with my babies for a while...two and four legged ones.

Until then, I miss you all, and have some very special memories to keep me going until next time.

Aroha
Jan :-*
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Never knock on deaths door..ring the bell and run..he really hates that.

Offline J.R.E.

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Re: Finally made it into the North Island
« Reply #1 on: August 02, 2012, 05:39:15 PM »
Hi Jan,..

20 hours !!!  YIKES !! Glad to hear your almost home !! 


((hugs ))) ---Ray   8)
Current Meds ; Viramune, Epzicom, 40mg of simvastatin, 25 mg 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


Diagnosed positive in 1985,.. In October of 2003, My t-cell count was 16, Viral load was over 500,000, Percentage at that time was 5%. I started on  HAART on October 24th, 2003.

 As of 8/25/14,  t-cells are at 402, Viral load <40

 Current % is at 11%

  
 62 years young.

Offline phildinftlaudy

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  • sweet Ann what you think babe...
Re: Finally made it into the North Island
« Reply #2 on: August 02, 2012, 06:00:29 PM »
Jan:
Glad to hear that you are just about home. That is a long journey and you deserve some rest and time with the babies.

Miss you bunches! Looking forward to the next time we get to meet up for more laughs and to build more memories....

LOVE YOU!!!
Phil
September 13, 2008 - diagnosed +
Labs:
Date    CD4    %   VL     Date  CD4  %   VL
10/08  636    35  510   9/09 473  38 2900  12/4/09 Atripla
12/09  540    30    60   
12/10  740    41  <48   
8/11    667    36  <20  
03/12  1,041  42  <20
05/12  1,241  47  <20
08/12   780    37  <20
11/12   549    35  <20
02/12  1,102  42  <20
11/12   549    35  <20

Offline Lou-ah-vull

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Re: Finally made it into the North Island
« Reply #3 on: August 02, 2012, 09:51:01 PM »
Hugs and kisses from halfway around the world...welcome home, rest well, and look forward to the future!

Gary
Diagnosed Oct. 2005
10/05:  367 (26.2%), 24556 VL
01/06:  344 (24.6%), 86299 VL
04/06:  374 (22.0%), 87657 VL
05/06:  Began HAART 05/15/06, Combivir/Kaletra
07/06:  361 (27.8%), 1299 VL
10/06:  454 (32.4%), 55 VL
01/07:  499 (38.4%), UD
02/07:  Switched to Atripla 2/8/07
04/07:  566 (37.7%), UD
08/07:  761 (42.3%), UD
06/08:  659 (47.1%), UD
01/09:  613 (43.8%), UD
07/09:  616 (47.4%), UD
01/10:  530 (44.2%), UD
07/10:  636 (48.9%), UD
01/11:  627 (48.2%), UD
07/11:  840 (52.5%), UD
01/12:  920 (51.1%), UD
07/12:  857 (50.4%), 40
10/12:  UD
01/13:  710 (47.3%), UD
07/13:  886 (49.2%), UD
01/14:  985 (46.9%), UD
06/14:  823 (47.2%), UD

Offline bocker3

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Re: Finally made it into the North Island
« Reply #4 on: August 02, 2012, 10:11:54 PM »
Glad you made it back safely.  I was a little concerned that the the Secret Service agent from the White House might surprise you ar the airport!  there are some people that you do NOT want to notice you.
It was fantastic seeing you again.

Hugs and  :-* :-*
Mike
Atripla - Started 12/05
Reyataz/Norvir - Added 6/06
Labs - Pre-Meds
Sep05 T=350/25% VL98,559
Nov05 288/18%  47,564
Current Labs
May2013 691/31% <20

Offline Basquo

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Re: Finally made it into the North Island
« Reply #5 on: August 03, 2012, 12:06:20 AM »
After I got your text I thought about you all afternoon...well truth be told I've been thinking about you all day and night after everyone's delays (except Sir Pozniceguy who got the royal reception on his flight.) But I trust by now you're home and safe and by this time next month you'll have sorted out your case ;D

Offline wolfter

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Re: Finally made it into the North Island
« Reply #6 on: August 03, 2012, 10:07:09 AM »
Glad you've made it home safely.  I'm missing everyone already and am already looking forward to next year.

HUGE HUGS,

Greg
Complacency is the enemy.  ;)  Challenge yourself daily for maximum  return on investment.

 


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