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The Demure Car Bomb

Today it happened. It wasn’t the first time and it won’t be the last.

Today my body failed to recognize the “lady like” virtues I’ve had instilled in me. 532 more words

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Don't Let Your Ugly Out

Spoonies hear this all the time: “But you don’t look sick.”

That one sentence can be the thorn in your side that hurts for weeks. 246 more words

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Well hello there. You’ve stumbled on the blog of Betty Behcet’s. No, you aren’t imagining that alliteration, and no, this is not a porn name. Behcet’s Disease is a rare autoimmune disease, connected to vasculitis. 359 more words


My first post...

I’ve had this domain for almost two years now but never trusted myself enough to post it. I’m delighted to say that I was a very different person back then than I am now. 1,094 more words

Behcet's Disease

What to do on flare up days?

If you, like me, suffer from a chronic illness you are bound to have a flare up day eventually. These are days when your symptoms flare up and you feel limited to your bed. 685 more words


Behçet's Flare Up 

Today I had a follow up doctor’s appointment with the dermatologist since the biopsy. During the previous appointment she prescribed prednisone to calm down the current flare up I was having. 170 more words


Hell's Carousel

I ended up seeing my rheumatologist sooner than expected, before my lab work was even done, because of some severe pain issues that landed me in the ER. 1,956 more words

Behcets Syndrome