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Hello... Seven Year Mark: Life With Epilepsy

So bit of a different post today, It’s time to venture a bit deeper into what my life looks like and it all changed 7 years ago. 1,829 more words

Epilepsy

A Jinx and a Joke

At my last appointment,  we were reviewing my laundry list of symptoms and comparing to co-infection symptoms to make sure we weren’t missing anything. When we came to joint pain, my doctor asked, “Never had that, huh?” “Nope! 184 more words

Sick in the Head

As treatment breaks through the layers of Lyme Disease, some symptoms may subside, while other reemerge with a vengeance. I experienced that vengeance recently, with a surge in my neurological symptoms. 229 more words

Cancer Is A B*tch

There’s a point in everyone’s life where it needs to come to an end… Sometimes, this is shorter than it should be.

There are over 100 types of cancer, with  the top 10 deadliest cancers being : 623 more words

Family

Sad Bunny

The other day, my son found a red pen and decided to draw some pictures. He was busy for a while, making all kinds of doodles, and then called me over to see one he made for me: 333 more words

"It gets better"

I have never written a blog post before. I hope that this will be the first of many because I love writing and my lack of social and verbal skills means that often my thoughts and feelings are not shared. 1,332 more words

Lyme Milestones

Today marks 8 months since Lyme started to change my life. On September 17th, when my temperature shot up to 105°F I had no idea what I was about to embark on. 70 more words