Doctor Dread

Three months.  That’s how long I want to wait to go see my retinologist, which means I have one and a half to go.  I should have already seen him. I should have already started my interferon. Interferon.  I still don’t have it.  Here’s why:  Remember, when I talked about waiting for the insurance company…

No More Bread and Dr. Wahls

I had an interesting week of eating a vegan diet.  Although I was very faithful, it really didn’t go very well.  I know, I know, it takes time for your body to adjust. But by the last two days, my muscles in my legs, and arms really hurt.  My lower back also became stiff and sore.  I…

Bread Anyone?

Since I’m still waiting on insurance approval (or denial) of the interferon, I decided to do what I always do when faced with a medication that I really don’t want to take…I start scouring the internet for other options. A few weeks ago I subscribed to a uveitis facebook page, and yesterday there was a…

Take It Easy

One of the many things living with a chronic illness has taught me is to not sweat the small stuff. Tomorrow is a BIG DAY at our house.  My house will be filled with family in the afternoon followed by a large number of guests from our church.  It’s an annual event. Our house is right…

Late Nights and Cloudy Mornings

Work for me begins at 10:00 a.m.  Did I mention that I have a pretty cushy schedule?  Because of this great schedule, and I am not being sarcastic here, I sometimes stay up too late. Last night I got sucked into a show on Netflix called “Damages”.  I thought it was only six shows, and I…