Pass the Mic Episode 6: Artheena R Myasthenia Gravis Warrior

Time for another Pass the Mic. This week’s guest was the first other woman of color I met (via social media) with myasthenia gravis. She agreed to share her story…

8 Things Unsaid to Friends and Family about Chronic Illness

We’re smack dab in the thick of the holiday season. You know what that means? Endless gatherings are upon us. As much fun as they can be, these massive gatherings…

I’m Thankful AF for my Chronic Illness

If you read the title you’d probably think I’m crazy. Who in their right mind would be thankful for a chronic illness? Just hear me out before you call me…

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…

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…

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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