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meggymegos Patient Expert

Lexington, North Carolina
My name is Meghann. I'm 28 years old and living with a lung disease called Bronchiectasis. I'm waiting for a double lung transplant. I'm listed at UNC Hospital's transplant center. I've been waiting a little over 9 months now. I have a wonderful family and friends that I love very much. I... Full Bio
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I'm back y'all. 10 months and counting! Happy Lungiversary to meee...WEeeeeeeeeeeeee! by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine What's up bitches? Happy 10 month Lungviversary to meee...Happy 10 month lungiversary to Meeee, Happy 10 months to meeee, Happy 10 months to me! :) Yay! "It's a celebr ... Read on »
Joint Pain, Oh how I despise thee! by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Okay, so I've been on the 30 mg of Prednisone every day now for 3 days. Tomorrow is my 4th. The joint (ankle/knee) pain is not getting any better. I go back to Chapel Hil ... Read on »
Blue Devils and FEV1, oh my! by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine What's up my babies? It has been around 3 weeks since I last posted. I guess I just sort of lost my "blogging mojo." I can't really remember everything that has been g ... Read on »
Donor Family Letter by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine What's up bitches! So here's an update. My chest, in the lower lung region, where my ribs are, has been hurting since thurs. baaaad. I tried to wait until Today (monda ... Read on »
Dear Rejection: EPIC Fail. You can't hold this bitch down!!! I keep on comin' back, harder and... by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Helloooo my lil' babies. (I miss you Conan!!! Leno - You can suck it! I used to like you, but now...*sighs in disappointment and shakes head*) Getting down to bidness: ... Read on »
Epic FAIL Tardheels! Final Score = 82 to 49. DUKE! Finally, something to smile about! by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine What's up y'all? So- The bronch on Thurs. went well. As far as I know. Usually, the doctor (at least one of the two) stick around long enough for me to wake up and tel ... Read on »
Worried and Nervous by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine What's up y'all? Today I had a Dr. appointment with the obgyn. It had been over a year and half since I'd been, so I was overdue for my yearly visit. I love my dr. She ... Read on »
SNOW?! Agaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaain??? by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Hello my babies! I trust you all had a good weekend. Or at least I hope you did! My weekend was pretty good! I think I did a little too much though a little too soon a ... Read on »
Friday Night Out - Downtown at 6th and Vine by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Hey my bitches! Hope everyone had a good friday night and the weekend is going well. I had a great night last night!!! But my body is sooo tired. (mostly my legs and fee ... Read on »
Donor Family Letter by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine What's up bitches! So here's an update. My chest, in the lower lung region, where my ribs are, has been hurting since thurs. baaaad. I tried to wait until Today (monday ... Read on »
Loving life today. Back to the land of the living! by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine What's up my babiesss...! Hope everyone has had a good week and that y'all are gearing up for a great weekend. I know I am. I'm slowly getting back to myself after the ... Read on »
8 months and still counting! by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine What's up! Happy 8 month Lungiversary to me! In 4 more months it will be the big 1 year mark!!! I can't believe it. It seems to be going by so fast. Or is it slow. Som ... Read on »
Week from HELL by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine What's up my bitches?? Part I Hope everyone had a good week and is having a good weekend so far. My week has been one hellacious nightmare. Definitely one for the rec ... Read on »
A tiny update. by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Hey All! Hope everyone had a good start to the week. Mine was okay. Pretty unproductive though. My tummy was upset this morning from the prednisone taper so I didn't e ... Read on »
Japanese food, bitches! by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine What's up bitches! Hope everyone is having a glorious Valentine's Day! Chris and I went to eat Japanese in Winston Salem last night. YUM. GET IN MY BELLY! I've eaten 1 ... Read on »
Meg the Human Marshmellow Goddess of Cheesey Poofs and all that is Edible. by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine HI Y'all. Today I went shopping. Trying to find something on this god awful blob of a "figure" of mine. If that's what you want to call it. Not that it wasn't horrible ... Read on »
Update - Rejection, no rejection, rejection? YES rejection. Poop. by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Hidey Ho, My little bitches. I kiiid, I kiiiid. You know I say bitches in the most appreciative loving way. :) I love my bitches! Shit, I'm a bitch! We're all bitches! ... Read on »
I hate Winter. by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Wassup? Okay. what the hell. So I was scheduled to go down to chapel thrill today, right. To get repeat PFT's and such. Well, thanks to the fuckin' weather, I couldn't ... Read on »
Update: Rejection or No Rejection - that's the question! by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine What's up y'all! So, Ken (tx coordinator) called me back on Monday and said that I have Adenovirus. And that it could have caused a false positive rejection result. SO ... Read on »
Fuckin' Shit, Man! Such is my life... by meggymegos Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine What's up y'all. So, Thursday I went back to Chapel Thrill and had my repeat bronch to check to make sure there was no rejection. After the bronch, Dr. Nueringer told ... Read on »