Brain fog, intention tremor, headaches, spasms, digestion problems, muscle aches, blurred vision, double vision, stiff joints, dizziness, PEM, nausea, sore throat, heart palpitations, light and sound sensitivity…
A normal day in the life of M.E.
It. Is. July. What on earth has happened to the year??? How am I supposed to write a reflection on June when I don’t even feel like June has been yet!
Okay, June… June… what did I do in June… I’m sure I’ve been busy… but what exactly was I doing…
Dance taught me that looking down in fear of falling will increase the chance of the fall actually happening. Looking up makes you focus on what comes next and increases the possibility of staying balanced and on track. Whatever you do, don’t look down.
What am I in for? Well I woke up at midnight all nauseous and sweaty, then suddenly cold and shivering, back to sweaty and by 6am the vomiting had begun and well it’s almost 2pm now and I still can’t keep water down. “Any other conditions we should know about?” Yeah, I have chronic fatigue syndrome. “Okay, but other than that you’re normally quite fit and healthy?” …
I recently sucked up the courage and made my blog it’s own Facebook page (I’m really not sure why it took so much courage, but it did) if you’re a Facebook user, head on over and check it out. I’m hoping it’ll be a place not only to share my own blog posts but also those of others and anything remotely relevant that I come across while browsing the internet. If you have any suggestions I’m all ears!
See you there!
Where on earth has this month gone?! I actually have no idea what I achieved this month, it all seems to have whizzed by in a blur of madness. I feel like a broken record saying it, but wow!