Medical Mayhem

My Life With CRPS

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series: Medical Mayhem Life doesn’t always go to plan; but in those moments of adversity, picking...

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Male Birth Control: Another Reminder that Women are Inferior

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series: Medical Mayhem A clinical trial of contraceptives for men was brought to a halt after it...

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To the Male Doctors Who Do NOT Understand How Pulmonary Hypertension Affects MY Life

This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series: Medical Mayhem I was diagnosed with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension (PH) nearly three...

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Family Fears and Invisible Illness

This entry is part 8 of 9 in the series: But You Don't Look Sick! Life is hard, it’s even harder when you are diagnosed with a...

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CRPS SUCKS!

This entry is part 3 of 9 in the series: But You Don't Look Sick! November is National CRPS Awareness Month, and November 7th  2016 is...

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Are PTSD Survivors Weak? Here is What My Mom Thinks

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is anything but a weakness. It is our strength. It means that we kept going. About six of every ten adults...

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Life With An Invisible Illness

This entry is part 4 of 9 in the series: But You Don't Look Sick! in·vis·i·ble adjective: unable to be seen; not visible to the eye...

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The Scary Thing in My Butt

Fear and uncertainty seem to be everywhere in 2016. With the upcoming US election, Brexit, increasing terrorism, gun violence, the Zika...

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When Half a Brain is the Only Option

My daughter has half a brain. No, really. She does. Allow me to explain. Sasha arrived on a Friday morning, in late-February. She was three...

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The Doctor Who Wanted to Cut Open My Face

This entry is part 10 of 13 in the series: Better with Erin Righetti Looking for a new doctor can be a headache, and scary. Your health...

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VIDEO: Panic Attacks and How to Stop Them

This entry is part 13 of 20 in the series: Beautiful Energy with Susan Miner Panic attacks! Not fun. If you have ever had a panic attack,...

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Chasing False Hope and the Miracle Cures for Cancer

Poster’s preface: This is my story, told through my eyes, to the best of my recollection. It’s purely anecdotal in nature; I have no...

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Exposing Fraud: Melanoma or Just a Mole?

This entry is part 15 of 22 in the series: Inspired Intelligence with Michele Rigby Assad She’s had multiple surgeries and every time she...

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