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Posted 2018-04-26T20:00:24Z

April 26, 2018

Well, I have added another “ologist” to my list of specialists.  I saw a cardiologist yesterday (4/25/18) because of atrial flutter which had corrected on its own before the visit.  He was not too concerned and felt that chemo was the cause. I will start a low dose of flecanide for the next month.  In spite of my vast experience, expertise, wisdom, and good looks, I am still somewhat bewildered by the fact that one can swallow a pill and the heart settles down, or blood pressure lowers, or blood sugar goes down, or infection is controlled, or hair regrows.  It is indeed of grace and mercy that we live 2018 A.D.  


Dave/Daddy/Granddaddy/Doc Dave

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Comments (9)

  • Robert Mason
    Robert Mason

    The Wonders of Medicine . . . . . . keep on truck'n Dr. Dave !!!!!

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Diane Morris Miller
    Diane Morris Miller

    I have no doubt that we will reflect upon 2018 and express amazement and thanksgiving over the works of all your ologists...but most especially the Great Ologist who guided and enabled those works. I love you, Daddy!!!!

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Debbie Campbell
    Debbie Campbell

    Love you, Dave! We are still praying for you and Nancy!!!

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Bernie Lynch
    Bernie Lynch

    Dave, Colleen & I continue to keep Nancy and you in our prayers. Medicine is 2018 AD is a magical and wonderful thing. However, our Great Physician and Redeemer trumps all others! It brings us joy to hear that you are making progress...but I know that you are tired of being poked on. I look forward to seeing you again soon.

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Belinda Pettit
    Belinda Pettit

    Prayers are up for you. Gving thanks for your awesome progress. Belinda.

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Kenneth Kuykendall
    Kenneth Kuykendall

    Excellent news keep going strong prayers daily my friend

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Nancy Harrist Smith McCollim
    Nancy Harrist Smith McCollim

    Love you Dr. Dave!! Fervently keeping you all in my prayers!!! 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Wm Denny Graham II
    Wm Denny Graham II

    A pill that regrows hair? I sure could use that,,,, but have never heard of it. You should have told me about it, lol. Sending prayers your way. Miss having you as my doc.

    2 years ago · Reply
  • Ken Chapman
    Ken Chapman

    Hi Dave and Nancy, Very happy to see your picture on this medical journey you are on. Keeping you in our hearts and praying for you daily as you kick cancer in the behind. Double cancer survivor family. Chapmans

    2 years ago · Reply