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I am not better

The past several weeks have been sobering. From the beginning of my treatment, the hope was that I would be better by summer. We are now halfway through summer, and it is very evident that is not going to happen. 693 more words

Sick on top of sick

A couple of weeks ago, I was doing okay. We even went out of town for a few days, and with time for rest, I really enjoyed myself and was able to “keep up” pretty well. 189 more words

Thoughts from a Wheelchair

On our recent holidays, I was injured to the point that I was out of commission as far as walking for 6 weeks, give or take.  1,194 more words


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


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