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I am not in the least bit surprised by the results of the H. Pylori test.  They have come back negative, meaning that whatever is going on in my stomach is not the result of a bacteria causing ulcer.  It’s unfortunate because this means I still do not have a cause or a real diagnosis. But, what’s really unfortunate, like horribly unfortunate, is this update from my clinic: Your referral to a… Read More

I checked in with my doctor, and yes, I very likely do have an ulcer.  (There is no way to know for sure without another endoscope, but I wont be getting one of those anytime soon – I appreciate the Canadian health care system it is so much better then so many alternatives out there.  Especially when it comes to emergencies, but unfortunately non-emergent specialist appointments for things like a suspected ulcer, can take months (and… Read More