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…

What Happened when I rode Rollercoasters for the First time with MG

Ya girl went on her first family vacation since being officially diagnosed with myasthenia gravis (MG). You may not care but I do. My mom, brother and I went to…

10 Reasons Why You Should Drink More Water Sis

True life: I drink roughly a gallon of water a day. Growing up, if I drank a cup of water a day it was considered a fantastic feat. If the…

7 Benefits of Swimming for People with MG

As a child, one of my favorite things about summer was going to the pool. I loved to swim. One may have thought that I was part a fish (mermaid…

How to Survive Summer with Myasthenia Gravis

Sound the alarm. My arch nemesis has returned. No not my monthly cycle. I’m talking about Summer. That’s right folks. Summer is officially here and I for one am NOT…

Myasthenia Gravis Awareness Month

June is Myasthenia Gravis Awareness Month. If you follow me on IG, then you’ve seen all of my posts dedicated to spreading awareness of this disease. I made a video…

IWWB Blog Turns 2

It’s my half birthday. Yes. it is absolutely a thing. People celebrate month milestones for babies. I choose to celebrate half year milestones. I digress- besides being my half birthday,…

Staying Positive After a Set Back

I had my routine follow-up appointment with my specialist today. It didn’t go as planned and I must say I took it hard. What upset me even more was that…

A New Path Forward: Positivity and Lifestyle

This winter has been the hardest for me in terms of depression. I feel like I should be so much further ahead. What I mean by that is further along…


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