Disclosure: I have been given this product as part of a product review through the Chronic Illness Bloggers network. Although the product was a gift, all opinions in this review remain my own and I was in no way influenced by the company. Please see the Disclosures Page for more information. If you’ve not caught on, I… Read More immunizeLABS: Products to Soften the Brunt of Chronic Illness Life with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
It’s a little quiet here at Only in this Head: Chronic Illness Life with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome but for good reasons. Over the past few months with the holidays (and recovery from my seasonal depression), the house-search, and all my medical appointments my spoons are lacking a great deal. So goes chronic life. I am dealing. Still, it… Read More Chronic Life with EDS Update: Accessible Housing, A Gillion Medical Tests and More
My diagnosis of Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) took a very long or short time depending on the perspective. While all my signs and symptoms tell the tale, my ability to persevere in spite of great challenges along with the ignorance of my local medical community resulted in a 16-year battle, at times desperately seeking a reason behind all the… Read More Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome: My Journey to Genetics
Counting My SpoonsIn my Chronic Illness Life with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, the gastrointestinal implications of this rarely diagnosed condition are difficult to disregard. Over the course of time, my non-specfic GI disorder diagnoses piled up: IBS, leaky gut, GERD, intestinal obstructions, ileus, malabsorption with malnutrition, metabolic syndrome, Sphincter of Oddi Disorder, Cholecystitis with Cholecystectomy, Chronic Pancreatitis, major… Read More My Visbiome Probiotic Review for IBS Management
To try the Luxe Bidet was a dream come true! Prior to demoing this product my only bidet experience was of virtual quality in one of the first tomb raider games. After I found out what the bidet was, I pondered why this practice isn’t typical in my country (USA). I put away the thought… Read More Upgrade Your IBS Symptom Management Plan With the Luxe Bidet Neo 185
This fall marks a year since I finally figured out why I am sick and why I never get better, only progressively worse! Whaaaa!!! Ever feel like all you do is whine and cry about your difficulties? I do and I wish I could stop; Nonetheless, I still talk about my Chronic Illness Life with… Read More New to Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome? This Post is for You!
Chronic Illness Life with Ehlers- Danlos Syndrome for me means relying on my loved ones for assistance and support like I never have before. A good support system is crucial to getting any quality out of life with incurable disease and disability. I am fortunate to be surrounded by a few good people who always provide support,… Read More Thankful Thursdays Volume I- My Soulmate, Best Friend, Husband & Caretaker All-in-One