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Tips for families of those recently diagnosed with Guillain-Barré syndrome. 

I receive so many emails from concerned family members of people that have been diagnosed with GBS, pleading for me to give them advice on how to deal with this. I experienced firsthand what their family has gone through; my … Continue reading

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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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One day I hope you get the chance, to live like you were dying

I am very fortunate to be as strong and healthy as I am today. It is astounding how far I have come. Two years ago today, I would have still been in the ICU with GBS…now I realize, that medically … Continue reading

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The days, weeks and months continue to fly by!

It’s been a while! I have been meaning to write but between work, family and friends, I haven’t had very much spare time lately! Casey’s 2nd birthday was three weeks ago, and it was such a fun day! She was … Continue reading

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What the heck is Guillain-Barre syndrome??

I hear that quite often when I tell people I was diagnosed with GBS. The first time I even heard the words “Guillain-Barre” in my life, was less than two years ago when I was being told I might have … Continue reading

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It was an amazing year- Bring on 2013!

The holiday season has come to end, but it sure was amazing. My daughter is growing before my eyes and it is so exciting to see her learning and catching on to things. Her talking really took off the last … Continue reading

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Ten Days till Christmas!

I have decided to try and blog every weekend. This is when I have the most free time and I think it would be beneficial to stick to a schedule that my readers can rely on every week (My hubby’s … Continue reading

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