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September, Oh September.

It’s not my least favourite month, but I don’t usually have many good things to say about September.

It’s the start of the academic year, which, while hard on its own, means that public transport goes from relatively busy to completely insane twice per day. 815 more words


My RA History (2)

After I saw 5 orthopedists in Hong Kong and nobody has ever suggested a blood test to check if I have RA or not in as long as 2 years, I really lost my faith in Doctors in HK.   758 more words


Vasculitis at First Sight

I always get excited every third month of the year. It’s my first child’s birth month. He celebrates his birthday every 27th of March. His birthday 2 years ago was more meaningful because we celebrated it with the whole family and it was hosted by one of his grandmas who lives abroad but came to the Philippines for vacation. 572 more words

Chronic Illness

My Vasculitis and My Second Baby

Getting pregnant again after 7 years was as overwhelming as being pregnant for the first time. It’s like everything is new. When I’ve found out that I’m having my second baby, I’ve got mixed emotions. 429 more words

Chronic Illness

3s For The Sake of Efficiency

If you ask most men their fantasy, I am willing to bet money they would respond “to have a threesome”. What is it about a threesome that represents the true definition of sexual pleasure for most men? 1,205 more words


My treatment for rheumatoid arthritis, RA, is moving in the opposite direction of normal. Because I was diagnosed with two cancers and rheumatoid arthritis in the same year, the wonder drug biologics were off limits for me. 439 more words

Rheumatoid Arthritis