So, pulmonary hypertension. I won't lie, it sounds kind of grim from looking online, but the truth is that I don't know the specifics of my case yet. More tests have to be run to determine what to do. It's a baby diagnosis, just days old. Awww… its so cute it kills me. On one..
What is it like to have D.I.D.? Imagine chillin' away one Sunday at home, only to skip forward a few hours, and find that you 1) Have a headache 2) Reallly, reeeeaaaaallllly have to use the bathroom 3) Have a nice WiX site open on your laptop. So, from the top. The headaches. For whatever..
I'm Saoirse. Which nobody can pronounce. It's Irish, and can be pronounced SUR-sha, SEER-sha, or SAIR-sha. Just to be confusing, I'll answer to all three, because meh, at least you made an effort. It's not Say-Oi-Arse. It's been my name since I've been me, which has been about, what, 16+ years now? I'm actually the..
Multiple Personality Disorder. Eek! No, I don't have a murderous alter self. No, I don't have any super powers. No, it's not at all like it is in the movies or on TV. On alternate Tuesdays I'm still convinced that I don't have a dissociative disorder. Nevermind that I was diagnosed at 19 with DDNOS..
This week was Bad News (tm) week. I've been diagnosed with Pulmonary Hypertension, which I'm sure I'll go into in more detail at a later date. The main thing that has stuck in my head is a statistic that the 5 year survival rate for PH is 60%. By comparison, the 5 year survival rate..