I had my annual physical this afternoon and it went pretty well. I clocked in about ten pounds heavier than at my last one, but I launched a preemptive strike by telling my doctor that I know I need to lose some and that I started P90X last week.
He's having me get blood drawn tomorrow, but they don't test for vitamin D because the insurance companies won't pay for it. I guess I'll get tested through the mail when I next visit Portland since New York is one of the few states to not allow blood work via the mail. Weak sauce. I'd like to baseline my vitamin D before it gets gloomy and then I can check again later.
My finger checked out ok. He said I jammed it pretty good and may have even fractured it since he found a bone callous, but the recommended treatment is the same in either case - ice, anti-inflammatories and rest. I asked if it would be ok to box and he wasn't sure. I need to find out if my finger will be under any stress.
He also recommended I visit a dermatologist to get a skin cancer screening.
I like my doctor since he's not fat and he's a cool dude.
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