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Methotrexate Revisited

The last time I had to take methotrexate via injection, I was barely 7 years old and had a phobia of needles. My specialist, Dr. Foster, didn’t have the bedside manner of a teddy bear then like he does now. 1,196 more words

Ectopic Pregnancy

On December 30, 2014, a few weeks after my husband and I got engaged, I got a positive pregnancy test while on birth control.

My husband and I were elated. 873 more words

Much awake, Very coffee, wow, Such Morning

It’s not quite seven AM in glorious Florida and I’m the first one up as usual. Got ‘Blood Moon Rise’ by Jex Thoth gently wailing from the speakers and a pot of cafe naviera. 263 more words

A quieter time

I stopped taking methotrexate back in December, so I thought I’d report back on how things have been since then. First of all, I noticed the difference in my energy, mood and anxiety almost immediately after stopping. 748 more words

Palindromic Rheumatism

Adventures in boredom 

Or as you might guess, not so much. I’ve had more time than I know what to do with lately and I’m going more than a bit crazy with the insane balancing act known as la vie. 333 more words

Horrific month 

Not updated this in a long time oops. Well Christmas was lovely with my wonderful kids. But I was gradually feeling worse and worse. My liver function results are poor so put it down to that but felt so poorly and was falling asleep at 6pm. 1,090 more words

Four years of RA

I was diagnosed with RA four years ago, this month. The first few years were whirlwinds as I was also diagnosed with two cancers that each involved surgery and radiation treatments.  775 more words

Rheumatoid Arthritis