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Scleroderma and Homeopathic Treatment

This post began as a Facebook post, sharing the Science Babe’s, Slate article about homeopathic medicine. Then, I started talking about my own personal experience  with homeopathic treatment for scleroderma, and here we are. Please enjoy this scenic car ride to my point about my experience using homeopathic medicine. In 1996, I received homeopathic treatment […]

June is Scleroderma Awareness Month

  a·ware·ness əˈwernəs/ noun knowledge or perception of a situation or fact. “we need to raise public awareness of the issue” Synonyms: consciousness, recognition, realization concern about and well-informed interest in a particular situation or development. “a growing environmental awareness” – GOOGLE There were 27 diseases that had an awareness month in May. There are 13 in June […]

When It Comes to Scleroderma, I’m a Chicken

Or: Please allow me to reintroduce you to my booby.   …Well, it’s not really my booby.  It belongs to everyone. June 24, 2014 I have been keeping this to myself for years and what a better time to talk about my fear of scleroderma during Scleroderma Awareness Month. After my diagnosis, I wanted nothing […]

Hope Is Afoot

Every time I think of things being “afoot”, I think of the movie, Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure.  I also just started watching House of Cards, and I have compulsion to editorialize what’s going on to an imaginary camera.  Both events are most likely symptoms of too much TV and way too much time alone […]

Don’t Hate The Playa, Hate The Game.

Then Set Aside Your Anger & Get to Work.       In a place called, Wisconsin…   I was “awarded” a rating of 100% service connected disability.  See, I was “lucky” enough to have symptoms of scleroderma while on active duty in The Navy. Early in my diagnosis back in 1994, and through the years despite […]

Taking Viagra Four Times a Day Is Not THAT Weird!

  November 2, 2012 Please enjoy this  slice of my life, with blue sprinkles… What most people know about Viagra, makes it sound weird  that woman would need to take Viagra four times a day, but after this post you will be able to explain why and hopefully make a comment about this post.  I […]

Our 20 Year Anniversary. Yes, Me and Raynaud’s: Here’s some Ideas From an Old Couple.

Yes, it’s been 20 with Raynaud’s. Here’s a timeline list. 1992. My doctors didn’t believe me. 1993. My Doctors were not sure what the hell it was. 1994. Congratulations! It’s Scleroderma! CREST is not just my favorite toothpaste anymore. 2008. Viva Viagra! 2012. Happy 20th to me and my  Raynaud’s symptoms! (Do I register at […]