Category Archives: 2016

The Aftermath

My residuals from GBS and how they affect my life It’s been 5 years since my life changing experience with Guillain-Barre syndrome. Given the severity of my case (only about 30% of GBS patients end up on a ventilator), I’m … Continue reading

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What is CIDP?

CIDP is an illness that is often compared to Guillain-Barre, and is a term that you may have heard me use from time to time. I myself had never heard of it, until I started attending GBS conferences and found … Continue reading

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What is Guillain-Barre syndrome?

*Updated version* I hear that all the time. People will ask me how I got the scar on my neck, or will say they heard that I had a rare disease, and ask what I had. When I tell them … Continue reading

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Letting go and moving forward …Things I Learned from my divorce 

Well its official, I am now divorced. When I received the paperwork in the mail, I was overwhelmed by a lot of bittersweet feelings; feelings of loss, defeat, pain and sadness, which were then followed by feelings of release, freedom, … Continue reading

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