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Two weeks ago I was diagnosed with Lupus. Tomorrow afternoon, I meet my rheumatologist. I have no idea what is going to happen, or if this is truly real; I feel like I’ve been living and ...
by SlightKC
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 02:43 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
MAYDAY! Take A Bite Out of Lyme and Thunderclap for ME/CFS/ME are some of the campaigns occurring in May for NEID awareness. Also new, a major lupus study seeks participants.
by Besame
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
We meet Sundays 7pm eastkost time/4pm leftkost, and we pub & republish diaries over the week : kosmail to one of our active admins ( postmodernista or Darwinian Detritus or mettle fatigue ) ...
by mettle fatigue
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Oct 02, 2014 at 05:00 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
As many of you know, about a year ago, around this time, I started getting sick. For me, this was the first real sickness I have ever had in my life. At first, it seemed the rheumatoid arthritis ...
by tonyahky
Comment Count 31 comments on Sun Mar 23, 2014 at 11:00 AM PDT with 229 Recommends
Update: We made it! BFSkinner has what he needs and can complete his move. All that remains now is for him to find a roommate who'd like to live in a big house, who is reliable, who would like ...
by Kitsap River
Comment Count 50 comments on Wed Mar 12, 2014 at 07:00 PM PDT with 104 Recommends
UPDATE: Wings and I are in for $30 via Tonya's GoFundMe site as of this morning. That's $15 from us, and $15 from Kitsap River and Charles CurtisStanley. How many people can we get to match that $...
by Aji
Comment Count 52 comments on Sun Mar 09, 2014 at 10:00 AM PDT with 72 Recommends
Photo copyright Wings, 2014; all rights reserved It's a basic human need: Shelter. A roof over your head; a floor under your feet. A place to be safe from the elements. But it also needs to be ...
by Aji
Comment Count 86 comments on Wed Mar 05, 2014 at 12:00 PM PST with 69 Recommends
Tennessee's Marsha Blackburn caught in another lie. She should be a case study on ignorance, deceit, and winning elections. How does she do it? Remember Emilie with Lupus "whose $57-a-month plan ...
by Cpqemp
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Feb 14, 2014 at 05:26 PM PST with 16 Recommends
I hate asking for help, but I am not sure where else to turn, what else to do. As many of you know, I was diagnosed with Lupus several years ago and have suffered several alignments since then, a ...
by BFSkinner
Comment Count 67 comments on Wed Nov 20, 2013 at 10:17 AM PST with 118 Recommends
This week, and for a few weeks, we will have a lot of time to discuss the realities of ACA. How it works, how it doesn't work, things that can be changed to improve it and what work still needs to ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun Oct 20, 2013 at 04:00 PM PDT with 56 Recommends
SPOILER ALERT. ALERTING TO SPOILAGE. IF YOU HAVEN'T SEEN "BREAKING BAD" (well, what the hell is wrong with you? Greatest TV show EVER) THIS IS AN OFFICIAL SPOILER ALERT!! I, with very little fear ...
by KAMuston
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Sep 12, 2013 at 07:47 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
As many of you might know, I have been diagnosed with several conditions (early onset dementia, lupus, anemia, yada yada yada) that has made my life interesting to say the least. I had been living ...
by BFSkinner
Comment Count 28 comments on Sun Aug 12, 2012 at 12:12 PM PDT with 104 Recommends
CHRONIC TONIC posts on Thursdays at 9 p.m. EST, it is a place to share stories, advice, and information and to connect with others with chronic health conditions and those who care for ...
by andsarahtoo
Comment Count 70 comments on Thu Jun 16, 2011 at 06:00 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
CHRONIC TONIC posts on Thursdays at 9 p.m. EST, it is a place to share stories, advice, and information and to connect with others with chronic health conditions and those who care for ...
by andsarahtoo
Comment Count 75 comments on Thu May 19, 2011 at 06:00 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
On April 12, 2011, Maureen Dowd wrote about her brother who died a few years ago from what might have been a hospital-acquired ...
by Joel Spinhirne
Comment Count 43 comments on Fri Apr 15, 2011 at 05:37 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
CHRONIC TONIC posts on Thursdays at 9 p.m. EST, it is a place to share stories, advice, and information and to connect with others with chronic health conditions and those who care for ...
by Chronic Tonic
Comment Count 33 comments on Thu Mar 17, 2011 at 06:00 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease which can affect various systems ...
by sricki
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Mar 14, 2011 at 05:12 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
I'm faced with downsizing in the very near future. The belongings I must trim were mostly those of my recently deceased wife Barbara, many of which she inherited from her parents. I no longer can ...
by wyldraven
Comment Count 37 comments on Sun Mar 06, 2011 at 10:41 AM PST with 17 Recommends
Lupus kills. Today is Lupus Advocacy Day 2011. It's too late for Barbara, but maybe we can save someone else. We need more research. More after the jump (with video).
by wyldraven
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Mar 01, 2011 at 07:30 AM PST with 4 Recommends
CHRONIC TONIC posts on Thursdays at 9 p.m. EST, it is a place to share stories, advice, and information and to connect with others with chronic health conditions and those who care for ...
by Chronic Tonic
Comment Count 107 comments on Thu Oct 14, 2010 at 06:00 PM PDT with 181 Recommends