For life's little ups and downs.

A rather quirky, funny and sometimes daunting look in to the life of someone who has a lot of health problems but does their best to keep positive. Punctuated by guinea pigs, anime, superheroes, transforming robots and cross stitching.

I started this blog to tell my story, about who I am and what I do. On top of the health problems and raising awareness for those, I also use my blog as a way to help promote other causes, particularly ones which affect the most vulnerable. I live with a number of different and complex health problems but I refuse to let anything get me down. I know how it feels to be discriminated against or thrown aside. This is me. This is my life. I live it and do what I want with it. Nature sets the limitations. We set the boundaries.

About Me:

A blog about life. I live with Bi-Polar Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder as well as Type 1 Brittle Asthma, Various Allergies, Neutropenia, Chronic IBS, Osteo and Rheumatoid Arthritis, PCOS and Osteoporosis and Heredetary Spastic Paraplegia. I live with these conditions, but I refuse to let them keep me down and out. I still try and make the most of my days despite being so poorly and having to rely on my wheelchair, nebulisers, nearly 50 pills a day and 2l/min of oxygen.

I'll flap my broken wings and erase it all someday... You'll see.

Friday, 7 January 2011

Another day... another round...

When you live with a chronic health problem, your life really does get turned upside down. I mean, your average 23 year old doesn't have to deal with taking lots of pills, inhalers or nebulisers really. I know I am by no means the worst out there, in fact far from it, but there are days when I feel a bit down about all the drugs I use in one day, and not by my own choice.

This morning, I woke up at about 10, I know that is a bit on the late side, but these last few days, I think I may have a chest infection as I am coughing up green muck and am generally not feeling well at all, so it could just be a URTI rather than an LRTI. But this could be wishful thinking.

I'm sorry this is just a short post, but I really am not feeling up to that much at the moment and will probably go back to sleep in a while, until I meet JP at Spoons a bit later.

Loves
Wendy x

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