A Blunt Q&A on POTS

Q: Any advice on traveling with POTS? A: Fucking don’t. You will just wish you were dead. Q: What does a tilt table test really reveal? A: Whether or not you can be an astronaut. Spoiler alert: you can’t. Q: But oh Wild Divine–wherever did my POTS come from? A: It really doesn’t matter. Like…

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Let’s Talk About What I Put Up My Nose

Has a doctor ever told you that you should be careful about taking antibiotics because if you overuse them, one day, they may just not work when you really need them? Spoiler: That’s true. And after two failed courses of antibiotics during this sinus/ear infection extravaganza, I’m looking at round 3: IV antibiotics. Last time…

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The Elevator Pitch: How to Quickly Explain Your Disease (Published in this month’s IG Living)

Another big thank you to the wonderful editors over at IGLiving.com, IG Living Magazine for publishing my newest post on chronic illness for 20-somethings. This month’s column talks verbiage in the form of an Elevator Speech. Kind of like an automatic speech that pops out whenever you get the deer in the headlights look after…

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