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Physical Therapy Routine

cheesin’ through the pain on my cute purple yoga mat

Physical therapy, a love hate relationship truly. It helps but its so hard to motivate myself to do it every single day, honestly sometimes its the last thing I want to spend my time on. 419 more words

Spoonie

The Liebster Award

I have been nominated for the Liebster Award recently. This is an award that is given to bloggers by bloggers. As in my ‘Disability Award’ 1,180 more words

Blog Entries

Lyme Disease: Updates and the idea of staying sick for good.

My doctor and I had a conversation the other day about my Lyme disease, and how I need to be prepared to be on some type of treatment for the rest of my life, even if it was something small, like a pill a day. 523 more words

Lifestyle

Full fatigue

After a week of mayhem in my head I can finally relax and my body instantly goes… (se image)

Oh, well. I certainly need it. 🤷‍♀️ 47 more words

Mental Illness

Did I Cause My PCOS?

This article has also been published as a thought on The Mighty.

My first thought whenever I’m diagnosed with a new illness is Did I cause this? 542 more words

Spoonie

Anemia

I came into medical school sick.
Bloodless, even, anemic hands
a little too unsteady,
afflicted body not quite ready to
stand for hours over
the cadaver of a donated soul, 152 more words

Health

Learning to live with a chronic condition

I wasn’t born with a disability, nor did I have an accident. In fact I was a relatively healthy 29 year old who’d just had my first baby and was adjusting to motherhood and looking forward to the future. 1,446 more words