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VegF (Veg what?)

So I’m definitely going way out of order with my story here…but this is just so weird that I have to share now!

My naturopath ran a bunch of tests on about 1 1/2 months ago and I just got the results. 550 more words


Poison or Treatments?? You Decide

The “medication collage” above is just a sampling of the many medications prescribed to me over 37 years of illness.

Let’s see, I left out the gold injections, the multiple pain medications, the anti-inflammatories, the antidepressants, the thyroid medication, sleep medications and anxiety meds. 185 more words

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Wonderful Joy Ahead!

Yesterdays blood work came back and the last round of Methotrexate shots seems to be working!  My levels haven’t gone back to normal (0) quit yet, but they are definitely on their way.  55 more words


Update: 5/19

Today was my first check in with the rheumatologist since I’ve started the methotrexate and it went great!!

We sat and talked for a good hour today. 308 more words

Autoimmune Disease

Infliximab #11 - Ongoing Troubles...

As my job contract ended, my problems with my Crohn’s started to really take on a life of their own.

Infliximab was scheduled for March 30th; yet somehow got cancelled and I didn’t get told – … 1,194 more words


March Madness & MXT

March was a blur of appointments and being in and out of work. I last left it waiting for my IBD nurse’s clinic appointment – a Wednesday morning, two days after being back at work and getting more sighs from my line manager about “more time off for an appointment” – to discuss my options. 601 more words


Someday You Will... (Ectopic Pregnancy Saga, Part 2)

God has a much bigger plan for us than we could ever imagine. It’s this truth that has kept me grounded during the last few weeks. 658 more words