As long-time readers know, our middle dog Rosie suffered from masticatory muscle myositis, an autoimmune disorder where her body decided her jaw muscles were a bacterial infection. She’s undergone a lot of treatment with Prednisone, and while she can’t open her mouth fully any more, she’s in far better shape than she used to be. […]
It’s been two and a half months since we took our dog Rosie to the vet because she couldn’t open her mouth properly. She has masticatory muscle myositis, which means that her body thinks her jaw muscles are an infection. She’s been on prednisone for about two months. Her initial dosage was 50mg per day, […]
We’re still waiting on Rosie’s lab results, but I’m glad I chose to pre-emptively treat her for masticatory muscle myositis: the damage has already been done. Rosie is on a pretty aggressive regime of prednisone and while her symptoms have been improved, it’s obvious to me that the auto-immune disease has done serious harm to […]
We first noticed something was wrong with Rosie a little over a month ago. Her eyes were producing a lot of mucus. The area around one of her eyes was really swollen, to the point I wondered if something hit her. Sedagive? took her to the vet, and we got some eye drops that made […]
This year I wrote 55 reviews on Gibberish. That’s about average, some years I’ve written in the high 60s and some years in the low 40s. I hit a few dry spells throughout the year as I moved, or bought less stuff due to budgetary concerns. I also spent a lot of time (and money) […]
I review the Crest Pro-Health Multi-Protection Alcohol Free Mouth Wash, and provide photos on how the product stained my teeth. I’ve been able to remove some of the stains with a dentist’s tool, but it wasn’t complete and it wasn’t easy.