The Headache Hat: My New Favorite Thing

I’m on a lot of painkillers right now, but I’m pretty sure I just discovered my new favorite thing. It’s called a Headache Hat. And it’s freaking genius. In fact, I’m not sure why this isn’t a mass-produced product in every CVS in the country. It’s so simple, yet so effective and solves the frustrating…

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Are You Undiagnosed? Share Your Story

It took 19 years for doctors to finally diagnose me with a rare immune deficiency disease. The total number of undiagnosed patients is unknown but considered to be vast. To provide some perspective on this epidemic, consider that it takes an average of 7.6 years in the United States to uncover a rare disease diagnosis. Worldwide there…

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The Determined Weeper

God, this has just been a week full of weeping. Like full on, mascara running, call my mom ten times more than usual per day, terrify my husband weeping. And the funniest part of it all? Nothing is outrageously wrong. No terrible thing has happened in my life. Nobody died. Nobody called me a name…

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