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Today Is Just Not My Day

I had not planned on complaining as much as I do when I decided to start this blog but it is what it is.

A few days ago I had what we thought was a weird reaction to a new medication but now I am starting to wonder if it was the start of something. 470 more words

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Dear Lupus, Help a Girl Out For Once!

To My Hair

To my beautiful long black hair,

Thick and flowing in the wind.

You brought along a simple air,

Your locks completely undisciplined. 

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WTF Is Wrong With My Body

Yesterday was a fairly typical day. I did feel a little more run down then usual and my joints were sore a bit more than the day before but nothing that indicated to me that a flare was coming. 422 more words

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My Love-hate Relationship With Medication

Anyone who knows me knows I hate medication and avoid it unless it is absolutely necessary that I take it.

Anxiety has been a little shadow that has followed me around most of my life. 561 more words

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Sometimes you don't find the answers until you get lost...

In a perfect world this might be the end of my story. The idea being, that with the help of Humira, my body returned to a state of remission and I was slowly weaned off all the drug therapies and lived ‘happily ever after’. 622 more words


...and then the light flickered.

I woke up the next morning!

This might sound like no big deal, but I was a little shocked when I realized that I had slept through the night! 464 more words


The Splint Comes Off

It has been four weeks since Phoebe had surgery.  It was time for the splint to come off (she has broken two in a row, neither lasting more than few days). 187 more words