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Mystery Illness Spreads Through North Carolina Elementary School, Sickening 170 People

North Carolina health officials have yet to find an explanation for a mysterious illness suspected of contributing to about one-third of students at an elementary school staying home Friday. 557 more words


Out of Time

live every moment as if it were your last was a motto written in my first diary, penned at the tender age of thirteen. A motto I lived by, with then boyfriend and first love. 1,218 more words

Finally, THE diagnosis! 

I don’t think it’s finally sunk in yet. I know in my heart it’s the right diagnosis, after years of wrong ones.

Yesterday, I finally had my first appointment with a LLMD (Lyme literate medical doctor). 332 more words


managing work, family & life with a chronic "something"

I hope one day I look back on this whole time and laugh.

Laugh at myself like “Girl, remember that time you were laid up in bed & your kids ate apple sauce, potato chips & dry cereal for supper?- well, they didn’t go to bed hungry & they survived”. 574 more words


First Post

WOW! Finally the day (or night) has come where I decided to make my first post about my struggles and journey with the diagnosis with Central Sensitization Syndrome (CSS). 602 more words

Central Sensitization Syndrome

Mysterious ailment in Nigeria kills victims within hours; 18 dead

ODE-IRELE, Nigeria – A mysterious affliction has killed as many as 18 people in southwestern Nigeria, leaving health officials scrambling to determine its cause.

The cases have all occurred in Nigeria’s Ondo state since April 13, health officials said Sunday. 140 more words