I've heard the fall is tough on Lyme patients and this fall has not been an exception for me. So far it's been full of symptom flares and new symptoms as the weather fluctuates and allergens abound.
For awhile, I thought things were improving and then I have another set back. A doctor recently asked me when the last time I felt healthy was and I honestly didn't have an answer. That question was the inspiration for this article.
You can read it in full on the Global Lyme Alliance website:
I've Been Sick So Long I Can't Remember What It Feels Like to Be Healthy
How long have you been sick? When was the last time you felt healthy?
"At the end of the day all you need is hope and strength. Hope that it will get better, and strength to hold on until it does." - Unknown
I'm Kerry (She/Her/Hers) and I am a licensed therapist, group facilitator, poet, writer, & speaker. This is a place to acknowledge and validate our suffering and trauma, while also learning how to turn toward aliveness and spaciousness.