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Armor and Observation

One of my last jobs before the TLE took over was working in the Health Information department of a large, international company.  My section of the company designed software hospitals used to collect information about a patient’s condition and to facilitate billing.  1,036 more words

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Waiting Around for Normal

There is always a temptation to write in the “we” so it sounds less pointed or personal, but I am afraid it’s just me saying the things I intend to say today. 741 more words

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A News Year’s Resolution

When I used to read fairy-tales, I fancied that kind of thing never happened, and now here I am in the middle of one! There ought to be a book written about me, that there ought! 900 more words

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Relax, I’ve Got Your Head

Last week I went to the hairdresser. This outing with my husband is always a diversion for me since I am rarely able to leave the house. 957 more words

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Hero of Your Own Story

Ten years ago today I was suffering from terrible pain. I thought I had developed intractable migraines, which I probably had, but with a twist: seizures. 1,472 more words

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Jamais Vu

Not long ago, I was talking to a physician in the hospital about my temporal lobe epilepsy. He would not admit it, but he did not know much about TLE because he kept trying to convince me that I did not have epilepsy. 1,003 more words

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