"Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of which they know less, in human beings of whom they know nothing." ~Voltaire. Recently, I saw an acquaintance that hadn't been around much lately. When I asked her how she was, she said she was losing her vision and would… Continue reading She’d rather go blind than eat a carrot!
When I had CFS and adrenal exhaustion, I never used the “spoon theory” to measure my energy. Some days I didn't have enough energy to shower, but I was not going to label myself as a “spoonie” or disabled person, even when the doc said I was. Maybe I was in denial. I certainly didn't want to accept that this was permanent. I was too determined to turn it around and get well. I thought of myself as a...Turns out, I was right.