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Eczema - Not your skin

I started this blog because I want to help you, who struggles to like herself or himself because of so called “Eczema” or “Atopic Dermatitis”. I am 35 now. 208 more words

Atopic Dermatitis

How About a Bit of Backstory?

As I mentioned previously, I have seen several doctors and specialists that had varying levels of success (failures) when trying to treat my knee. I tried seeing an Orthopedic surgeon. 966 more words


It Never Fails

So, if you read last night’s post you know that I had an appointment for Gel-One injections in my knees. The last injections (Synvisc-One) didn’t help but for just a few short hours. 462 more words


Some non-food ways of managing stress

Stress is an unavoidable part of life. Therefore, it’s important to recognize the devastating physiological, mental, emotional, spiritual and social impact it ensues on our lives.    654 more words

Weight Loss

A Very Long Needle Inserted A Very Long Time

Six weeks of impatience, little sleep, and no small amount of pain have passed. Ninety eternal minutes in the orthopedic surgeon’s waiting room prior to being seen culminated in an eight minute appointment and a road, only somewhat twisted, to recovery. 611 more words

Muscular Dystrophy

Written in Skin

If I could I would say to Mr Shelton,

‘When I was 17 and at an Anglican school

I had 50 cortisone injections in my face… 78 more words

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