This is the longest I've ever put my life on hold, and all to find out that I do not have Nutcracker syndrome. It's not entirely accurate to say I put my life on hold, I suppose. Some wonderful things have happened over the last few months. It might a better analogy to say that … Continue reading hit “play”
It's a list! Like Taylor Swift's...but with a twist. I was at a loss (again) for what to write while I wait for my next appointment/procedure, when I came across Taylor Swift's "30 Things She Learned Before Her 30th Birthday" article in Elle. This was a great find because I happen to be turning 25 … Continue reading 25 before 25
Yesterday's MRI was not my first (or even my first with contrast dye) by any means. However, it was the first MRI I've had where I found delightful pictures of beaches and coastlines taped inside the big, boring, clanking machine for patients to look at. I pictured a healthy and wealthy version of myself on … Continue reading I always knew mozzarella sticks were the answer
Before I started this blog, it seemed like I had some crazy new health development or another every week. It was always the feeling of "man, I should've been blogging when such and such happened," until I finally decided that better late than never, let's get this blog going. I'm realizing now that I'm in … Continue reading I forgot to plan for this.
"Picture it. New York, February 2018." I was plowing smoothly through my morning at work, having sat down at my desk at 7am and not having moved much since (as per usual). There was nothing especially stressful about this day in relation to work, but I was experiencing waves of pain and discomfort throughout the … Continue reading a bit dramatic for a lunch break
This feeling that I've had all week is familiar, but I don't have a name for it. Disappointment is close, but isn't quite right. Perhaps a form of disappointment that's under the umbrella of simply "tired" with a splash of "whatever" to it. I'm on a break, basically. I have to pause for a little … Continue reading but are you SURE it’s not a piece of glitter?
me, January 1st: new year, new me #health me, 2am, January 3rd: wakes up in the emergency room Just to start out on a positive note, January 2nd was an awesome day. It was a total bro day, if anyone remembers How I Met Your Mother back when it was lighthearted and full of laser-tag. I was taken out for a … Continue reading hospital aside, A+ day!