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Guest Post: Managing the Emotions of Lupus

I remember the day I was diagnosed with Lupus.  It was January 3rd 2013.  A new year had just started.  I love a new year…just the newness (is that a word?) of it all.   847 more words

Living With Lupus

The Potential Uses of Chelation Therapy

An experienced physician, Vinson DiSanto, DO, offers patients a range of complementary and holistic therapies. Dr. Vinson DiSanto has received certification for Advanced Proficiency in Chelation Therapy. 145 more words

Vinson DiSanto

Day 27 - 5/28/15

Jerzi and I got to the clinic by 9 today, trying to be finished by 11:30 so I could make my dentist appointment. Today I was getting a Vitamin C IV which takes a little longer than the others because they have to administer it slowly so it doesn’t burn your veins. 339 more words

TOMORROW: May 30th!


The Lupus Foundation of America, Florida Chapter (LFAFL) will be hosting a series of programs at Nova Southeastern University at 4850 Millenia Blvd., Orlando, FL 32839… 349 more words


The Spoon Theory by Christine Miserandino

I just read this article by by Christine Miserandino called The Spoon Theory.

http://www.butyoudontlooksick.com – See more at: http://www.butyoudontlooksick.com/articles/written-by-christine/the-spoon-theory/#sthash.Z6ekoAKf.dpuf

She describes how and when she came up with this way of communicating to others, what having an invisible illness is like. 137 more words

Mental Illness

Mystery Illness: In search of an oil can

On Easter Sunday, when I was 19, I awoke from panicky dreams of missed j-school deadlines and failed foul shots to find that I was encased in a body bag of pain. 761 more words

Chronic Illness

Elemis Treats Free with Marie Claire UK

In this month’s edition of Marie Claire UK you get one of these two Elemis goodies for free. I love Elemis products. Elemis is a British brand that blends science with nature harmoniously to create effective but pure products. 286 more words

Chronic Illness