Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

so true...and you never get past the part about "not being your old self". Well, I haven't. I still try to do like I used to, and then suffer for the next three days! Just hardheaded, I guess.

8
2

Rheumatoid Arthritis-Sjogren's-autoimmune illness-chronic pain-chronic kidney disease-Meniere's Disease-Autoimmune Ear Disease

136
12

When I hear healthy people complain about their problems, I wish I could change lives with them. I'd gladly trade their issues for mine but for some reason, God thinks I'm strong enough to live this life and so here I am.

77
15

Rheumatoid Arthritis-Sjogren's-autoimmune illness-chronic pain-chronic kidney disease-Meniere's Disease-Autoimmune Ear Disease/Ankylosing Spondylitis

And the main treatment- immunosupressant -I take to control it, has been known to cause a type of cancer. So, yeah, there's that.

7
2

Family want more awareness of IIH after death

Take this methotrexate and plaquenil, they said. You'll feel better in a few months, they said. So...how many months was that again?

9
2

Sometimes the strength within you is not a big fiery flame for all to see, it is just a tiny spark that whispers ever so softly: "You got this. Keep going." - Ohh such truth!

3