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My Life With Dysautonomia

I would like to welcome Lindsay (Musings of a Dysautonomiac), my guest blogger for the day. Lindsay and I met quite some time ago as my blog was just getting started. 1,065 more words

Chronic Illness And Treatment

Lindsay reblogged this on Musings of a Dysautonomiac and commented:

Hi all, Today author and fellow health blogger, Kathryn, allowed me to write a guest post for her blog, Allergic to Life. Please check it out, and while you're at it, learn more about Kathryn, her struggles, and her book Allergic to Life.

The Journey That Led to "Mosaic..."

Journey Leading to “Mosaic…”

For a number of years I had a series of health issues, including thyroid, gastric issues, and arthritis like pain and tender points, fatigue, which just got worse over time.  354 more words


The Bullet Point Experience

When you read through a list of typical or potential symptoms of a disorder like Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, you frequently are scanning a series of bullet points. 1,149 more words


A weighty issue

My weight has been a major issue all my life at the age of 12 months I was placed on a diet by the health visitor because I had tripled my birth weight of 7lb 13oz. 1,689 more words

Myasthenia Gravis

Seeing Through the Fog of Pain

Another Poem Despite the Pain

A few years ago vertigo caused me to literally fall out of my bed when I reached for something on my dresser and I damaged a disc and hit my head, luckily no concussion, but still did some damage.   125 more words


The Dilemma

The Dilemma

As an artist, I would like my focus to be exclusively on writing, recording, nothing more, just the art itself, and yet the art, needs to be promoted.  298 more words


Today is an Exciting Day!

Today started, much like every other day, with no indication of the grey-plastic-covered excitement to come.

The usual medication, followed by medication, with a side-serving of medication, was followed by a rather disheartening phone call from one of the cardiac arrhythmia nurse specialists at King’s. 452 more words