Strengthening my convictions
My class is over. I learned quite alot about nutrition. I also "lost my way." The class took all my energy. I haven't been meditating, doing yoga, keeping up with the house, or exercising regularly, I haven't in a long time. I know I must have g... Read more
I'm taking an online class now, in nutrition. It's taking up alot of my time and I haven't been sparking because I am already sitting at the computer so much. The amount of inactivity is really frustrating. I'm doing well in the class, earning h... Read more
My absence explained
It's been a long time since I blogged. In fact, I wasn't using spark people or any other sites for a few months.
I am, like all people, dealing with challenges and some require medication.
3 months ago, I started seeing a new Dr. Every time ... Read more
My vertigo is much worse, and when I wake in the night, I'm terribly confused.
Also, I'm having bulimic urges, a disorder I thought I had out grown. The Dr. conceded to keep me on 2/3 of the dose of the SSRI I was on, to combat this.
I hate... Read more
One week into the new med changes. I had a few tough days. These last two have been pretty okay, though.
Tonight is my first night with out Pristiq, the one that causes "brain zaps'" dizziness, fertigo, and flu like symptoms from withdrawl.
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My new Dr. has agreed to titrate me off the medications, but I will still have withdrawl symptoms.
I know ginger can help with stomach upset. I already take vit. B and fish oil. Does anyone know what helps with "brain zaps," muscle aches, vert... Read more
Okay, let me get kind of personal. I am on 11 meds, plus several supplements.
8 of those medications are for my mental issues. My new Dr., whom I have never seen before, wants to abruptly cut 3 and reduce my dose of one my half. Doing so caus... Read more
I'm feeling helpless
My son is now 18, has been for 6 months.
He put off college to join the military, then decided not to enlist.
He has no car, no job, no drivers licence. We've raised him in the middle of nowhere. I guess, I know that I'm responsible for wher... Read more
Good by friend
It's not your fault you got so sick.
I wish I had gotten you to the vet sooner, maybe we c... Read more
It's been awhile.
Some days, I just want to say *uck it and hide or run away. The house is a mess. The finances are a mess. Nothing seems to be going right and I get totally overwhelmed. ... Read more
Here's me. Honestly, I have always felt this mirror elongates your image and therefore, you appear thinner.
Our septic tank in backed up. ICK! It's going to... Read more
Borderline Personality Disorder and Yoga
I'm going to get pretty personal.
I know this is a public forum but I want to share my experiences.
I... Read more
Alot going on
We lost another cat. Penny.
It broke my heart.
Our cat Mocha had kittens and I'm terrified they won't be safe. Although she is our "outside" kitty, we brought her and he... Read more
Why I'm sad.
This is Trooper, when he was only several weeks old. A few months ago, when he was 1, we found his poor little body. A badger got him, we think.
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It makes no sense, though. See, things I have really hoped for are happening. My son, who I thought would be moving into a very bad situation, will be staying. ... Read more