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Re: [IP] Supplies for sick days

A few good sick day supplies for me are:
regular and diet vernors
cola syrup - in a small plastic container. You put the cola syrup on ice
chips - the caffeine helps rid the major headache.
canned chicken soup from Campbells!
Tea and dry toast
Sharon B
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Gina Gracey" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Tuesday, May 20, 2003 6:41 PM
Subject: [IP] Supplies for sick days

> I ALWAYS have at least a 20 ounce bottle of Diet 7UP or Sprite in the
> fridge and Saltine crackers in the cupboard.  When I get sick, this
> seems to be the only thing I am able to keep down.  Also Nilla Wafers,
> kinda of bland tasting, but enough carbs to keep the BG at a steady
> level and able to keep them down.   I do not ususally have anyone who
> is home and able to go to the store for me unless my husband can make
> the trip at lunch time (usually not) or have to wait for him to get
> home at night (which is usually too late anyway) so I just keep these
> things on hand at all times.  They are not kept for sick days, it is
> just something that I usually buy when I go to the store and like to
> eat anyway, and just happen to work for me when ill.  YMMV.
> Gina
> Other then normal supplies I have ketone strips and thats about it.
>  When I do get sick I send someone to the store to get me extra drinks
> and whatever I think I may be able to keep down.
>  But I dont have a cupboard full of foos and drinks cause I hope to
> not get sick
> often enough to use it!! And of course my appetite is never the same
> when sick
> so who know's what I can eat
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