Facing My Worst Fear with Myasthenia Gravis

The holidays are a time of joy for most. I’ve never been super into the holidays but I do love the joy and excitement in the air around this time…

30 Life Lessons from My 30th Year

My birthday is tomorrow. I will officially be 31 years old. While I don’t know what I imagined life to be like in my 30s (especially pre myasthenia gravis diagnosis)…

Pass the Mic Episode 5: Tasha W Myasthenia Gravis (MG) Warrior

I’m still trying to get my life back on track so I don’t have any fresh content for you guys but it’s coming. Thankfully, I reached out to another warrior…

4 Subtle Signs of Myasthenia Gravis Overlooked in my Childhood

Did you know that myasthenia gravis (MG) can be congenital? That means you’re born with the disease. So symptoms can flare at anytime from birth. MG can lie dormant for…

Pass the Mic Episode 4: Nicole B Myasthenia Gravis (MG) Warrior

So it’s been a while since we’ve had a guest here on IWWB. In case you’re new or just as a refresher, I like to share the spotlight with others…

Can Birth Control Make Your Chronic Illness Life Better?

Women around the world can attest to dealing with monthly menstruation is a feat in itself. “A visit from Aunt Flo”, “shark week” “on the rag” – periods are called…

14 Brilliant Self Care Quotes for Encouragement

I dedicated the month of September to self care. Not just because Self Care September sounds cute but because I was in need of TLC just like any everyone else.…

Why You Should Know about Holistic Wellness

Have you ever played that word association game? There are a couple of variations of it. I’m talking about when someone says a word and wants to know the first…

Chronic Illness Life is a Lonely Life

I was told about the symptoms of myasthenia gravis (MG). I was even told you about the possible side effects of the treatments I was put on (like prednisone and…

I Gained a Devastating 30 lbs on Prednisone

Insomnia, headaches, dizziness and nausea are a few of the undesirable side effects of prednisone. But none of those are as loathed as bloating and weight gain. Since y’all have…


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