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"Bah Humbug!": The Scrooge of Halloween.

I imagine a great many people know at least one person who can be a bit ‘bah humbug’ about Christmas. Often there are very good reasons for this: health problems, financial pressures, loneliness or bereavement can all make Christmas a difficult time of year. 1,207 more words

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome


First of all, I need to acknowledge the incredible outpouring of love and wonderfulness that resulted from Tuesday’s post, You’re Invited. Thank you all so very much, from the bottom of my overflowing heart, for being my Support Network! 1,483 more words

ALS Clinic Checkup

One of the advantages of writing this blog is that, since many of the team members at the UCSD ALS Clinic follow my posts ( 469 more words


Throwback Thursday

to a time when I didn’t have all these auto-immune issues.

Or to a year ago when I ate only organic, homegrown, homemade, local when possible, gluten free foods- all in hope to cure my illnesses. 321 more words


Brain Abnormalities Discovered in Patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome


A new study by Michael Zeineh of the Stanford University School of Medicine now proves that chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is not hypochondria or our imagination, it is a real disease. 1,139 more words


Si tuvieramos un restaurante... If we have a restaurant...

Se llamaría sin duda the fat lab, o the yellow fat lab.

It will be called the fat lab, or the yellow fat lab.

Para los que no lo entiendan… se llama Nayo y ella no esta gordita pero siempre nos ha hecho muchísima gracia ese nombre..y para un local de comida con “sustancia” es decir, con “fundamento” de esa de toda la vida pero con toques a lo cocinero loco del jefe de la casa pues nos parece que va que ni pintado… 306 more words

Chronic Illness