Category Archives: spoonie

Hospital stay

My sweet sister-in-law brought me these beautiful flowers to cheer me up 😊 I’ve spent Tuesday and Wednesday in hospital with severe chest pain. I’ve had lots of tests done. My heart is fine! I’ve also had an endoscopy done … Continue reading

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7 Years ago

7 years ago today, April 1. I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia. I will never forget that day. It changed my life completely and I hate it! With time I learned a lot about this illness. I also figured out what … Continue reading

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Dental Phobia

For the past 2 months I’ve been dealing with dental issues. I have severe dental phobia which makes everything take longer. Procedures can’t be taken care of the same day because I need to have sedation dentistry done. It started … Continue reading

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Still no answers

After 2 hrs appointment with my endocrinologist I still don’t have answers to why I’m feeling like crap. So sick of it!!!

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Anemia

Found out 2 weeks ago that I have Iron Deficiency Anemia. I believe my doctor said the normal level for woman is 12.0 to 15.5 g/dL. I’m at 10.2 g/dL. I hate taking iron pills, they always make me sick … Continue reading

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Blue Monday

​Apparently today is “Blue Monday”, the most depressing day of the year. Please remember that mental illness affects people every day of the year! 

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“Normal person” sick

Ugh, on top of my illnesses, I caught a nasty cold that’s making the rounds here. Have a fever, sore throat and no voice! I’m sure my husband things that’s not a bad thing 😉 I just hate getting “normal … Continue reading

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