Chronic illness: When in an undiagnosed limbo we want answers and action

I am chronically ill and have been for some time. I don't desire another diagnosis. At all. Ever. In fact, I demand the fates make some sort of rule that human beings can only have three complicated medical issues in one life time. I mean really, that seems quite sufficient. It is not about the … Continue reading Chronic illness: When in an undiagnosed limbo we want answers and action

When we ignore symptoms

We ignore symptoms for a variety of reasons. I can tell you why I do and maybe you are the same way. I was taught a long ago by the disinterest of doctors to minimize my symptoms because they seemed to think I was exaggerating my pain or other stigma causing me to retreat. So … Continue reading When we ignore symptoms