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What's Wrong With Me?

 I recently learned, after my Aunt let it slip, that my parents knew there was something “wrong” with me, when I was an infant. Even though my father was not a fan of doctors, they had me examined, hoping for an answer. 511 more words

Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease

Block Island Spasms

We awoke at 4:45 to start our day at Block Island, RI. Tim, our bus driver, greets us with “I know you. Can I give you a hand lovely lady? 446 more words

Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease

Progress Gained in Fluoroquinolone Toxicity Awareness

A lot of awareness of fluoroquinolone toxicity has been gained in the last few years.  In 2011, when I got floxed, the biggest facebook support group… 909 more words

Back to the drawing board

Just over a week ago I saw the peripheral neuropathy specialist who referred me for some electrical tests to see just how damaged my nerves were and if it was possible to repair them.   434 more words

Making Progress

Hello Good People!

So, final chemo session was on 7th July and there followed the usual 3 weeks of recovery and apart from the lingering peripheral neuropathy in my feet and finger tips, all is well. 408 more words


Fingers crossed

The last couple of weeks have been really strange.  They upped my dose of Gabapentin so I’m now on the maximum dose, and I hoped it would make some huge difference.   551 more words

Freedom Friday - Week Four: Mindfulness and Meditation Practices

Yesterday, ended Week 4 of the 8-Week Mindfulness and Mediation Program; and, I am half-way to the finish line.

The practices for Week 4… 537 more words