As I await my tryptase blood test results, I have plenty of proof that my body’s mast cell disorder is causing problems. Last week, the doctor ordered this test, because he suspected that I have systemic mastocytosis. This disorder is hard
Doctors appointments seem to come in clusters, or maybe it’s just that we usually have appointments every six months. This week we’re all going to the dentist and allergy doctor. Our son had a cavity that needed filling, which he
Today’s the day! This morning I take my Last Pill. I’ll take 1/2 of a Topamax pill and that will be the last one. What an exciting day! I’ve been counting down the days on my calendar on the refrigerator,
After my last pain clinic doctor’s visit, I wasn’t satisfied with the medicine recommendation. As I mentioned in my last post, the doctor wanted to reduce a medicine that really helps me. The awful dizzy spells that have recently been
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If you don’t like venting, you can stop reading now. I just saw another FB post covered in flowers, saying something about chronic pain doesn’t define me. lalalala. The commenters were basically disagreeing (some with their own curses) with this.