food allergies · my story · seafood allergy

The 2017 List of Top 10 Allergy Friendly Restaurant Chains is Now Out!

The 2017 List of Top 10 Allergy Friendly Restaurant Chains is now out, people! GO CHECK IT OUT! Having been diagnosed with an anaphylactic food allergy only a couple of years ago, I still live with the dreaded anxiety that tags along when I eat out at restaurants. It’s an anxiety that is hard to… Continue reading The 2017 List of Top 10 Allergy Friendly Restaurant Chains is Now Out!

my story · spoonie · wego health · writing

HAWMC Day 8: Little Engine Post

I think I can find a combination of treatments that help drastically reduce my chronic headaches I think I can find an exercise routine that doesn’t drastically increase my exertional headaches I think I can eventually monetize off of my blog I think I can increase traffic to my blog each month that I continue… Continue reading HAWMC Day 8: Little Engine Post

chronic daily headaches · headaches · invisible illness · my story · spoonie · spoonie support · wego health · writing

HAWMC Day 7: Starting My Advocacy Journey

We all need people in our lives who push us to do and be greater. Sometimes it’s hard to accept advice that someone has to offer, but most of the time, it’s worth it to hear them out. I never even thought about sharing my story about living with chronic daily headaches, because I never… Continue reading HAWMC Day 7: Starting My Advocacy Journey

migraines · my story · new daily persistent headaches · spoonie · spoonie community · wego health

#HAWMC Day 4:Wishing For A Concrete Diagnosis.

This isn’t the answer you were hoping for or expecting. Well, the lack of answer, actually. You were hoping to hear a clear cut diagnosis so that you could then begin whatever treatment was available. But it’s not that simple. It won’t be that simple. Instead words like “new daily persistent headache,” “chronic daily headache,”… Continue reading #HAWMC Day 4:Wishing For A Concrete Diagnosis.

chronic daily headaches · chronic illness · invisible illness · my story · spoonie · spoonie community · wego health

Health Activist Writers Month Challenge: Day 1-Why I Write

I didn’t plan on sharing my story with the the world. Not until I was encouraged to do so by a loved one who saw me struggle with my health and the consequences of my health problems every day. Before I started writing, I never really believed that there were other people out there who… Continue reading Health Activist Writers Month Challenge: Day 1-Why I Write

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I Was Supposed To Be Healthy, Instead I Have A Chronic Illness

I was supposed to spend my college years carelessly moving on excitement, dreams and adrenaline…Instead I spent my college years dancing wildly and living an excited life only when my headaches allowed me to. I was supposed to put my money towards seeing the world, paying off debt and buying every day necessities like a… Continue reading I Was Supposed To Be Healthy, Instead I Have A Chronic Illness

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What’s the Word? “Vatic” 🔮

Wednesday words ⚡️(Adj.) Vatic I’m  Maybe I can’t speak for everyone with chronic illnesses, but I know that I find myself trying to predict my “inevitable” future all of the time. I say things like “well I know my head will be really bad this weekend” or “I’m sure I’ll be feeling crappy still” etc.… Continue reading What’s the Word? “Vatic” 🔮