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The wolf inside of me

I know that some of you know that since being pregnant with Alexandr I’ve been ill. No one was sure why or what exactly lead to his early birth really. 786 more words


Which Way Did I Go?

It’s been a while since my last post, so many challenges I am trying to get used to. I’ve been seeing a plethora of doctors, all of which are convinced there is some auto-immune issues going on. 591 more words

Autoimmune Disease

Day 24 - 5/25/15

Since this is the last week of full time treatments, I brought the kids with me to Reno so we could spend some time together. My last push is tomorrow so I’ll be well enough to hang out with them, watch movies, etc. 245 more words

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One of the long term sides of my lupus has been bruising. The prednisone, plaquenil and coumedin (warfarin) make it so easy for me to bruise over the littlest things. 214 more words


Lupus and Gluten

To be gluten-free is the latest trend. Now-a-days, everyone wants to cut out gluten. These gluten-free fanatics religiously check the ingredients section on food labels to see if it contains gluten or not. 458 more words


Protein Shakes and UGG Boots

I’ve had an incredibly sensitive stomach for about 10 years now, due to years and years of undiagnosed celiac, acid reflux, and then treatment. For years, I’ve tried to have a lot of smoothies when the weather gets super hot and humid, because that’s when I tend to be most nauseated. 421 more words