Tag: Real Life

Health Update | Feb 2018

Last we spoke, I’d been newly diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, in and out of the ER, and coping with the intense flare that stress brought me. Since that time I’ve made it through the holidays, stayed out of the ER, and weaned off my fibromyalgia medication due to terrible side effects. I’m not really doing any …

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What My Life Is Like With Autonomic Dysfunction

Autonomic dysfunction. Those words probably don’t mean much to you. Three years ago they were gibberish to me. Chances are unless you’re a medical professional or a Dysautonomia patient, you probably haven’t given much thought to your autonomic nervous system. So let’s lay down the basics. Your autonomic nervous system (ANS) controls your body’s automatic …

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