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Addiction vs. Dependency

“There are all kinds of addicts, I guess. We all have pain. And we all look for ways to make the pain go away.”
― Sherman Alexie, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian… 494 more words


ADHD, Growing Up, and Why Medication is Important

I was originally going to cover all of this in my story, but I think it needs to be covered sooner then I can finish writing that story. 960 more words


Vyvanse Update: Appointment Day!

So, I went to the Dr. appointment today. It went pretty smoothly, like it usually does. My blood pressure was even down to normal, 118/82, which was probably the most exciting thing that happened. 536 more words



Get the f*** OUT! This is why I hate coming in to the office. The other lady that shares the room reeks of perfume and then she turns on her dang little space heater and the smell of her perfume noxiously permeates the room. 471 more words

Random Thoughts

Weighing The Risks

Zoloft: Day 1

I had my last ob/gyn appointment hopefully until the end of time yesterday (enough people have seen my lady parts in the last five years to last me a lifetime…seriously…I choose cervical cancer). 412 more words


Jesus Overturns The Tables - Lent Thoughts

Jesus spoke about his coming death and resurrection many times, as in the Scripture reading below. Why do you think so many people—including his own disciples—failed to understand what he was saying until afterwards? 425 more words


On Being Ill with Wellness: The New Uninsured Insured

There’s nothing quite like having great insurance only to find out your insurance coverage — for reasons still unknown — is no longer as great as it used to be a few years ago. 660 more words

Dramatic Medicine