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Stupid brain

“I don’t know how to explain it, but my brain isn’t working. It is like I’m doing things, and I think I’m doing them just fine until I go back later (like the grammar in this and my last few posts :[ ). 222 more words

Healing my Brain After Cipro

The scariest parts of getting floxed, for me, were the cognitive losses that I experienced. I lost my memory, my reading comprehension, my concentration, my ability to connect with people and have a meaningful conversation, my ability to understand what was going on at work, etc. 734 more words

Florence 2

Brain fog has reappeared this week (a commonly used description of cognitive symptoms) but there’s so much you to tell you about. So for now I’ll paste the beginning of a more carefully drafted post and finish it with bullet points, then I can tell you more about Naples in due course and flesh out details when the old brain cells are awake. 364 more words

Writing with CFS and brain fog: Tradeoffs

The old me

Since last year – at about the same time of year (!), when I posted my 3 part series, Rules 1-10, … 1,140 more words

CFS - Living And Writing With ME/CFS/CFIDS

Severe Exhaustion Strikes Again

To say I’m exhausted is an understatement. I’m not sure whether it’s the letdown from the migraine, which thank goodness is gone today, or the autoimmune crap just catching up to me, but I am in that brain fog/severe exhaustive state today. 426 more words

Autoimmune Life

Aches and Pains

The last few days have been a mixture of good and bad.

Physically, I’m drained. I didn’t have any acute withdrawal symptoms when I stopped drinking, but I had a feeling something would creep up eventually. 605 more words

Alcohol Abuse

I'm in the Fog

I’ve struggled all week with an absolute inability to write.  Well, not exactly absolute.  I can always journal.  But for every blog post I’ve written that was well received, I feel a need to up the ante and write something better.  272 more words

Mental Health