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Two more weeks!

I totally missed the 2 week mark until my BLA until just now.  People have been talking and asking more about it at work, which is kind of nice.  I feel like the people I work with don't necessarily get the full picture of what I'm dealing with, how long it's been going on, and how difficult it is.  I have been thinking about printing out the letter for family and friends of Cushing's patients that Kate wrote for the Cushing's Help website and just telling people they can read it if they want to, but at the same time it's almost easier at work to have people just not ask questions because I am still so emotional about the whole thing.

I have a lot to accomplish in the next two weeks!  The pre-surgery nerves are starting.  All summer I've been wanting the day to come sooner, and now that it's coming up I want a time out.  I had my pre-op telephone screening today.  Apparently when you have had 3 hospitalizations already this year they don't make you …