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When your body say’s NO

For those of you that don’t know, I am currently battling a very severe flare up. A flare can be described as a sudden exacerbation of a disease; in my case Guillain-Barre. A flare is not the same as the … Continue reading

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The Aftermath – My residuals from GBS and how they affect my life

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 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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Thank you !!!

Wow! I can’t even begin to thank you all for the love I’ve gotten this past week. The last 6 days have been quite a whirlwind, as my 4 year old YouTube video went viral last weekend, hitting over 1.6 … Continue reading

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Tough times don’t last. Tough people do. 

    Our health is one of those things that we all take for granted. You would think after everything I’ve been through, I would remember that. The last few weeks have been extremely stressful for me, as I watched a … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

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