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If I were rich...

I do the lotto online.  Not the UK one cos the jackpot is rubbish but the Euromillions – if you’re gonna win, you might as well win big. 658 more words

Mast Cell Activation Disorder

Weekly roundup

I blinked and it’s Monday morning again.  Where did last week go?!

The good news is I got my car sold through a dealer in town.  510 more words

Mast Cell Activation Disorder

Weekly roundup

I’ve had a stressful week.  In a good way for the most part, but any change from my usual routine or decisions which have to be made causes me stress.  826 more words

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A bit of a digression ...

I need to revert to a health thing for a bit. You know that we came to California for some R & R; for me, that meant “recovery” and “renewal.” Recovery from the difficult health circumstances of the last quarter of 2014 and the first few months of 2015 is a major goal for me since I really need to have more strength and energy to live the life I still have to live. 235 more words

What You Need to Know About the Flu

Deaths from the flu are a lot more common than people think. In the 2009 H1N1 Flu Pandemic, over 12,000 people died in the United States from the 2009 flu strain, this according to the Centers for Disease Control.   327 more words

Living With Chronic Illness

Wheelchair "miracles"

I finally gave in and bought a wheelchair last year, when a local store had them on special.

It’s not something I need every day, thankfully. 1,516 more words

Dysautonomia

Weekly roundup

My Mum’s reduced-alcohol holiday only lasted 4 days but it was still really nice to see her back, even for a brief time.  I’d forgotten what it’s like to speak to her when she’s not confused, over-the-top happy or maudlin.  416 more words

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