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You Don't Define Me

My life is less than glamorous at the moment. On paper, it’s the epitome of dull, and somewhat depressing. I am a stay-at-home wife, not yet a mother, with few social hobbies and even fewer social inclinations. 1,506 more words

Living With Bipolar

No More Bread and Dr. Wahls

I had an interesting week of eating a vegan diet.  Although I was very faithful, it really didn’t go very well.  I know, I know, it takes time for your body to adjust.  771 more words




  • Inflammation of the iris, ciliary body and.or choroid (the coloured bodies of the eye)
  • Diagnosis of exclusion


  • All anatomy
    • Probability diagnosis: Idiopathic (1/3)
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Late Nights and Cloudy Mornings

Work for me begins at 10:00 a.m.  Did I mention that I have a pretty cushy schedule?  Because of this great schedule, and I am not being sarcastic here, I sometimes stay up too late. 271 more words

Eye Diseases


Some days I am just plain afraid.  I’m not afraid of the disease.  I’m afraid of the treatments. Not all of the treatments, just some of the treatments.  521 more words

Eye Diseases

Conference Notes

Almost exactly a year ago, I attended the Specsavers Conference at Hilton Hotel. I recall having a cold at the time and an incredibly raspy voice. 989 more words

Losing Sight of Normal

One of the first jobs I had right out of college was at a residential treatment center for children.  The section of the center that I worked in was called the shelter care unit.   884 more words

Eye Diseases