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Ringing the bell

There’s a bell fixed to the wall of the radiotherapy reception, in front of a painted rainbow. It’s for patients to ring when they finish their last radiotherapy treatment; mine is tomorrow. 269 more words

If you are 40 and you know it - Get a Diagnosis

I guess any year can be a mile marker year, but we tend to celebrate in 10s.

2016, gainfully employed, a boyfriend, property in a pretty ridiculous market, and … my health? 671 more words

Wilson's Disease

Menopause Before 40!

So I have recently let my OCD get the better of me and used Dr. Google to diagnose myself with early Menopause.

This is something my shrink strongly objects to. 605 more words


Blog #2: Working out the kinks

Not that kind of kink, you freak.  Get your mind out of the gutter and into my uterus.

Seriously though, I still need to figure out this website, so the formatting of this blog is going to be very basic until that happens.   872 more words

Two Weeks In

Well, after ten days of having cramps as though I were going to get my period, it finally came. Like the nurse warned me, it was on the intense side. 758 more words

Eleven Days In

Today is eleven days into my Lupron injection. I went and saw my psychiatrist today for the first time in a few weeks. Knowing what has been going on, the topic of today’s visit was pretty exclusively about how the injection is treating me. 442 more words

Week One

The weekend after my injection, I fully expected that my butt was going to be sore. I’ve had enough flu shots and vaccines in my shoulder to know how awful that feels the next day. 541 more words