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"How Did You Not Notice Your Eye Isn't Working?"

My body going wrong is something I have become rather used to over the last four years. Each time something starts functioning abnormally I find myself less and less surprised. 407 more words


Moving......A long wait, or a pain in the neck

 Since moving from down south, to the north-east, I am still awaiting an appointment to see a consultant neurologist as regarding my Cervical Dystonia, having been referred from my G.P., first of all I don’t  know which Hospital I am meant to be going to, when that will be, and how I can deal with the pain. 155 more words


Paroxysmal Dystonia - A Rare Neurological Condition!

Did you know that Paroxysmal Dystonia can affect Children? 

Paroxysmal Dystonia is a rare type of Dystonia which affects adults and children. It causes short, dystonic movements or abnormal postures.  116 more words


You Do Not Have to Settle

Tre and I had only been dating for about six months when the seizures started. We were sixteen and were falling in love. I actually had my first seizure with him. 609 more words

Chronic Illness

Abnormal muscle tone

Abnormal muscle tone present in many different forms:

  • Hypotonia
  • Hypertonia
  • Rigidity
  • Dystonia
  • Spasticity

HYPOTONIA also know as floppy baby syndrome –low muscle tone (the amount of tension or resistance to stretch in a muscle), often involving reduced muscle strength. 219 more words

breaking and entering + how far would you go?

Florida has two seasons: Hotter Than Hades and Less Hot But Still Uncomfortable. 

Every once in awhile we get a few days when the local college girls think it’s acceptable to wear Ugg boots with ripped jorts. 473 more words

Washing Machine Head

It feels like so much has happened since my last blog . This is probably the hardest piece of writing I’ve ever done because I am admitting that I went further than the melt down I last wrote about and had a complete breakdown. 800 more words