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Costochondritis Symptoms, Causes And Treatment

Costochondritis is an infection of the cartilage that connects the internal end of every rib with the breastbone (sternum), also called the costochondral joint. It can happen in any age bunch and is most regular in youthful grown-ups. 300 more words

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Week 7 Recap

Week 7 complete! More than half way through! My weight didn’t change at all, but I didn’t expect it too..I had (more than a few) cheats this week. 566 more words

Healthy (Running)

An Introduction

My anxiety started when I was very, very young, and it took me almost 25 years to realise it had a name.

At 5 years old my father died. 506 more words



I very distinctly remember coming out of my last tumultuous semester of college with heartache. It wasn’t from a relationship gone awry, nor had it been from an alarming remembrance that school was over and now real life begged of me to pay bills, file taxes, work, work, work. 879 more words


Women, Pain, and Medical Struggles

I will start this off by stating something that may invalidate me for some people: I am a woman seeking opiate medication. Yes. I suffer from a condition called costochondritis, which is a benign yet occasionally horrifically painful condition where sometimes the cartilage in my ribcage gets inflamed (due to extreme stress, extended coughing, wearing a heavy backpack, anything that puts pressure on your ribs). 1,598 more words

WebCG: Sprained Nickelboob

Welcome to WebCG, the classygallie.com version of WebMD. WebCG provides valuable health information. Note: Just kidding. Nothing you’ll find here is at all valuable. I’m not a doctor and I don’t know your business, so do not believe anything you read here and certainly do not take it as legitimate medical advice. 401 more words


It's been 15 months since my last post...

I feel like this is a confession, and maybe it is. But I haven’t been doing well, and I haven’t been holding myself accountable. I was just re-reading a few of my old posts… and how did I fall so far off-track? 612 more words

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