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Another Day with No Answers

I’m not going to lie. I’m pretty disappointed that I didn’t hear from my doctor today. The lab technician who drew my blood said all the lab results would be back by Friday, so I wait until about 1pm and called the office. 583 more words

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Waiting for Results

This is my week of doctor’s appointments. On Monday I saw a doctor at my primary care physician’s office (she was away, so I saw a doctor I had never met). 703 more words

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Treatment choices

So I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia probably around May this year, but my GP (who turned out to be right) had initially diagnosed me with RA which my rheumatologist has only just come to agree with. 515 more words


Hitting a Wall with My Exhaustion

I’m beyond tired. I don’t think I’ve been sleeping poorly, at least not poorly for me, meaning I haven’t been up until 2 or 3AM night after night. 759 more words

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Teena's myTeam Triumph Triathlon


SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT…I am a triathlete! And I have a medal to prove it. Via myteamtriumph.org, I completed the Door County Sprint Triathlon in Wisconsin on July 19th. 186 more words


Truly A Cool Event!

If ever there was an event that was cool, it was myTeam Triumph which took place July 19 in Egg Harbor, Wisconsin. The organization partners with existing events and hosts their own events so people with physical and mental challenges can participate in sports that many of us take for granted. 356 more words