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Author Topic: Almost stripped at Walmart  (Read 1420 times)

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Offline Teresa

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Almost stripped at Walmart
« on: October 08, 2006, 06:54:00 PM »
I went to Walmart today and while I was in line to pay..it hit...and boy did it hit...a HOT flash. The mother of all hot flashes. I thought I was gonna have to take off my clothes. I was fanning myself with the new shower curtain i was buying( it was in a plastic pkg). It was so bad I was moaning. The guy in front of me kept turning around looking at me and I finally said WHAT!  He said my wife has those too and right now I am very afraid. I busted out laughing and so did the lady running the register.

I need one of those little battery operated personal fans. But I doubt if i can find them now since its fall. Have to check eBay.

Teresa
Hubby HIV+ 5/5/06
CD4:320
  %: 26.7
 VL: <20
Atripla (started it 8/24/06)
 

Offline Basquo

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Re: Almost stripped at Walmart
« Reply #1 on: October 08, 2006, 07:10:37 PM »
OMG!!!  Between the subject line and then saying you got a hot flash...I thought some hot guy flashed you at WalMart!  But then the brunette side of my brain kicked in...DUH!

I had one of those fans, the kind with a little squirt bottle so you get the moisture as well as the wind.  I gave it to my officemate, who was flashing every 20 minutes and had no A/C in her car.  She still has it a year and a half later, and still uses it!

I think my mom sells them on her website.  Let me check and I'll repost.

Offline Life

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Re: Almost stripped at Walmart
« Reply #2 on: October 08, 2006, 07:27:12 PM »
Oh Teresa,  How I cannot identify, but feel for you... The closest I ever got to a hot flash was when a red haired, red faced, red dressed, red shoed lush kicked me in my NUTS and put me down for about 10 minutes...  I hope its not as bad as a "Nut shot".. Hope your all better honey!!

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Offline Basquo

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Re: Almost stripped at Walmart
« Reply #3 on: October 08, 2006, 08:14:20 PM »
OK, checked it out and mom has one but it's 14.99 + 3.00 shipping.  I looked on eBay and yu can get one for 10.29, buy it now, from a seller who has 99.8% approval, so that'd probably be better.  I searched with "personal fan mist" and saw some there on eBay.  Good luck!  May The Force (of wind) be with you!

Offline Longislander

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Re: Almost stripped at Walmart
« Reply #4 on: October 08, 2006, 09:22:17 PM »
Oh Teresa, sorry it hit you there and so hard, but I also have to thank you for the hardiest laugh I've had in a long time!
 Hope you get thru it quicker than most!
infected 10/05 diagnosed 12-05
2/06   379/57000                    6/07 372/30500 25%   4/09 640/U/32% 
5/06   ?? /37000                     8/07 491/55000/24%    9/09 913/U/39%
8/06   349/9500 25%              11/07 515/68000/24     2/10 845/U/38%
9/06   507/16,000 30% !          2/08  516/116k/22%    7/10 906/80/39%
12/06 398/29000 26%             Start Atripla 3/08
3/07   402/80,000 29%            4/08  485/undet!/27
4/07   507/35,000 25%            7/08 625/UD/34%
                                                 11/08 684/U/36%

Offline Teresa

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Re: Almost stripped at Walmart
« Reply #5 on: October 08, 2006, 11:46:39 PM »
Thanks Basquo....I got one off ebay...hope it arrives soon. I appreciate you checking for me!

Eric....Yeppers thats exactly how I felt.

Longislander...glad you got a chuckle out of it...so did my hubby when i told him.

Its hell let me tell ya! You guys have it soooo easy!

Hugs
Teresa
Hubby HIV+ 5/5/06
CD4:320
  %: 26.7
 VL: <20
Atripla (started it 8/24/06)
 

Offline alisenjafi

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Re: Almost stripped at Walmart
« Reply #6 on: October 09, 2006, 10:56:32 AM »
Hi Teresa have you lokked into putting more soy into your diet? I heard that helps.
"You shut your mouth
how can you say
I go about things the wrong way
I am human and I need to be loved
just like everybody else does"
The Smiths

 


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