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Catherine Ho (IC GAL)
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Lung Transplant 11/3/14; Interstitial Cystitis since Nov. 2002
Lung Transplant 11/3/14; Interstitial Cystitis since Nov. 2002

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THE JOURNEY THAT IS TRANSPLANT!
I haven't Blogged in a long time. I've been struggling with a bit of writer's block, and never wanting a Blog to be negative, I didn't feel right writing about my struggles post transplant. But, I finally decided I needed to talk about the good, the "bad" a...

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AN UPDATE - TO DO BLADDER INSTILLATIONS OR NOT AND MORE!
A lot of IC patients have either considered trying instillations or have tried it once and felt it didn't help so they gave up.  If you’ve been trying Instillations and feel you are not having success, I would urge you to work with your doctor about trying ...

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I CELEBRATE EVERY ANNIVERSARY & RAISING AWARENESS!
Today, as another month has come and gone, I celebrate the 21st month anniversary of my Lung Transplant! It's hard to believe that much time has gone by and yet I am rapidly approaching my 2 year anniversary. That will surely be a day for celebration! But e...

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ANOTHER YEAR OF LIFE!
Today was my 61st Birthday! Most women don't like to brag about their age, but when I got sick with  a rare lung disease, vanity kind of went out the window. I am here thanks to the ultimate #GiftofLife I received in Nov. 2014 and so today I got to celebrat...

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NOBODY SAID IT WOULD BE EASY & HAPPY TRANSPLANT-AVERSARY!
I haven't posted in a while. I've had my challenges and didn't want to put up a post that sounded all negative. But nobody said this (being a transplant patient) would be easy. The good news is my lung is doing well. I'll be going on July 19th for my quarte...

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A Very Special Blog Post to mark the last day of #NationalDonateLifeMonth. I hope you will all take a moment to read this one.

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THE CHALLENGES OF MULTIPLE ILLNESSES!
This Blog, as many know, started after I was diagnosed with Interstitial Cystitis. If you're new to my blog, you may ask "What Is Interstitial Cystitis (IC)"?  Well,  Interstitial Cystitis , or as we call it, IC, is a bladder condition that usually consists...

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