I had a dream last night that I was in high school again. That’s never a great start to any day, so I’ll blame that for the fact that I woke up on the wrong side of the bed this morning. 1,776 more words
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83% of patients are inappropriately diagnosed with anxiety disorder or other psychological disorders before they are diagnosed appropriately.
When I was trying to get a diagnosis, I was told I had everything from a panic disorder, eating disorder, Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS), Celiac Disease, as well as being told what I had was “made up in my head.” This ties together with Dysautonomia being misdiagnosed so often because of the complexity in nature of the symptoms.25 more words
Generally, people have been very receptive to me when I approach them with my illness. Approach is generous word for what I mean. When people find out about my condition it is out of necessity–I have to leave some place, I can’t meet up for too many times in a row, I am burning up in 75 degree weather. 1,453 more words