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Better bring a good umbrella

Ocean Falls, B.C. averages 330 days of rain per year. The low availability of sunlight has prompted a South African family with pophyria to move to the area. 25 more words

The Hunt

So here’s something that never quite happened before. I had an idea for a short story and decided to render it as a poem instead. But the poem quickly grew unwieldy and so I had to pare it back to the point where the plot of the story got lost. 200 more words

Horror

Supplements, Dietary and Otherwise

Attacks in the acute porphyrias can often make it very difficult to take in enough food to satisfy a person’s nutritional needs. When that happens, some people will try to make up for their lost nutrition by taking in large numbers or amounts of dietary supplements. 525 more words

Porphyria

The Highest Distinction

“You are the only person I know that has handled this much of their own urine. I’m not sure whether to be impressed with your perseverance with this or be repulsed by the fact that you stored your own urine in your fridge hahahaha then again, what do I know [?] I have a dead fox in my parents freezer.” 471 more words

Humour

What Do You Know About Porphyria Disease?

Porphyria is a gathering of disorders that can bring about nerve or skin issues. A porphyria that affects the skin is called Cutaneous Porphyria. A porphyria that influences the sensory system is called intense porphyria. 343 more words

Acute Intermittent Porphyria

Neuropathy, lead, mercury, and a breakfast colloquium

We like to eat breakfast out

So we know what we’re talking about

The information we share

The learning, the care,

Helps to alleviate doubt. 498 more words

Being A Doctor