The neuropsychologist looked at me with all the typical body language indicating sympathy and said (paraphrased): “Everyone one has a plate in life. Your plate is overflowing. As your plate’s contents grew, some things fell off. We will look at those things.” It took me roughly 24 hours to process what exactly this meant. I… Read More Chronic Illness Life with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome: Neuropsychology Take One
My chronic illness journey is lengthy story. I began seeking help for all my whackamole symptoms from the Healthcare System in 1999. My progressive deterioration took 17 years before the culprit received an official name. I was diagnosed with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome by my primary care physician in January 2016. This finding was corroborated in May 2016 by… Read More Chronic Illness #TBT: Undiagnosed EDS Health Crisis Story
We all have stories behind the titles we bestow upon our blogs. Here is my story. … Read More Only in this Head- My Dark, Lovely Passenger Over These Years with Chronic Illness.
Tumblr is wonderful for activism, specially for the disabled. This wheelchair PSA reminds others wheelchairs may not always be used for reasons you might think. … Read More Wheelchairs PSA From Tumblr- So Good
The account of a nurse’s experience with chronic illness from both a professional and personal perspective.… Read More Regarding Chronic Illness and the Unproductive Perspectives in Healthcare Professionals.
What is life without purpose and direction? How did that purpose and direction become a reality? Is self actualization real or just another idea of consciousness within this matrix? As I’ve become more aware, I’m seeing what program errors are all around me in this system. This knowledge is a double edged sword as it… Read More Inverted Maslow and the Many Mountains of Reality
It’s important to take note of the microcosmic beauty in life. As it is said, “stop and smell the roses.” We are busy with schedules, work, bills and all the other components of a 3D existence, we too quickly lose touch with the vibrancy of the moment. Ever feel empty and robotic, like life is only… Read More Dancing into Joy