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Fall-down Up-date

I saw my neurologist Thursday.  I’m not sure why, but when he initially gave me the diagnosis of JME last time we met I didn’t exactly register the “E” part of the acronym, which is to say “epilepsy”.  300 more words


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concerned about eating too much–my stomach is uncomfortable

sleepy sleepy

nervous and edgy

today i made vegan cheese, golden milk, and monkey bread

i tried to relax in a bath… 101 more words

Low Carb Low Fat Diet

Saw my internist today. Here’s my new diet regimen to lower my triglycerides: 100 gram carbohydrates per day, 60 grams fat day, no more than 5 nuts (preferrably walnuts), no olive oil (save 1 tablespoon to pan fry), no coconut oil, no cheese, no red meat, no pasta, no rice, and no bread. 416 more words


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somewhat cranky

by far the most energy i have had in a day since starting depakote–i was fully anticipating a crash being that i had gotten up at five for the lunar eclipse–i did get drowsy following lunch… 246 more words

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decent mood all day–though one lady at work has been repeatedly obnoxious and i don’t know why i felt so compelled to be antagonistic rather than just ignore her or let it go–it felt like i couldn’t really control it, despite my awareness and desire to stop… 115 more words

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not a thing

eight pm: sudden sadness and hopelessness–knitting and eating chinese take out–watching that sherlock show that people seem to like–something about watching television–even though i don’t really watch television–is depressing–i don’t feel i did enough–i am so tired… 109 more words

Liver Panel Lab Results

So, back in November both my internist and my psychiatrist wrote out lab requests for me to fill. Put it off until January because I was nervous as to what the results might be. 167 more words

Bipolar Disorder