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Me myself and I: Dissociative Identity Disorder and me.

Trigger warning: Abuse, dissociation, mental health

How would you describe yourself to a stranger? Would you use your name, your profession, maybe where you are from or what you love to do in your spare time? 1,568 more words

Men's Health

The day passed with gratitude

Seven years ago this night, I contracted viral hepatitis kayaking in a local reservoir, beginning what has become 7 years of serious illness.  Yet today passed with more of a sense of gratitude than mourning the lost years.  626 more words

Recovery From Serious Illness: Lyme, CIRS, & More

Where I'm at a month later

Hello all,

It’s been almost a month since my disaster of a pre-surgical consultation in London. This is going to be a rambling post about where I’m at. 647 more words

Disabilities

Alcohol is so toxic to your stomach it's like putting bleach down the toilet

Overview

Alcohol poisoning is a serious — and sometimes deadly — consequence of drinking large amounts of alcohol in a short period of time. Drinking too much too quickly can affect your breathing, heart rate, body temperature and gag reflex and potentially lead to a coma and death. 1,113 more words

Healthaware

Alcohol is so toxic it's like putting bleach down the toilet

Overview

Alcohol poisoning is a serious — and sometimes deadly — consequence of drinking large amounts of alcohol in a short period of time. Drinking too much too quickly can affect your breathing, heart rate, body temperature and gag reflex and potentially lead to a coma and death. 1,113 more words

Healthaware

The balancing act

One of the things I find hardest with my disabilities is balancing them all – they can’t just all be bad/flaring at the same time, can they?! 264 more words

Disability