Tag: Personal

When People Say “Don’t Let Your Illness Define You”

You get a lot of advice when you’re chronically ill. Some of it good, some of it confusing, some of it frustrating. And, to be honest, I’m still trying to figure this one out. In my mind, I toss this in with “think positively” and “remember there are people who have it worse than you.” …

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Health Update | Dec 8, 2016

Updates, updates, updates! Last we spoke, I’d begun experiencing a symptom flare that resulted in fainting. This meant more testing. The testing confirmed what we have long suspected: my autonomic nervous system is broken. Thankfully, I was able to make an appointment to see my specialist much sooner than expected. So yesterday, with a page …

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