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Conference Review - Ophthalmology

Thanks for this review written by Dr. Jen Cotton, PGY2 OSU EM Resident 690 more words

Conference Notes

When shit happens..

I’m not sure from where to begin. I might not make sense, but I know I need to write. The past few weeks have been such a roller coaster.   1,309 more words

My Initial Thoughts

The iritis specialist I have been seeing has diagnosed me with Ankylosing Spondylitis. It’s kind of scary, to be honest. It’s an autoimmune disease that can cause inflammation pretty much everywhere: hips, back, neck, shoulders, eyes, skin, bowels….it’s a long list. 415 more words


My Chronic Pain Story

Living with chronic pain

I normally wouldn’t write something like this, but I have seen a lot of people who are being diagnosed with chronic pain disorders and I thought my experiences might help someone else. 1,059 more words

Chronic Pain

3 Poems Accepted: Alaska Women Speak

Hi everyone!  Just got word that Alaska Women Speak has accepted 3 of my poems for their summer issue!  The theme for this issue is Lost (and found).  48 more words

Slight Injury, Elliptical Training

Distance, 3.17mi; Time, 40 min; pace, 12’36” min/mi; Ave BPM, 139; Steps, 5,716

Woke up Tuesday morning with intense pain in my right eye, fluid dripping out of my eye, high sensitivity to light, and reddish color in the eye. 265 more words