5 Reasons Why You Should Delete Your Facebook Immediately

I know what you're thinking. "What the fuck does this have to do with epilepsy?" My answer: EVERYTHING. Just keep reading. At the end I will show you something amazing that happened to me personally. You've just found out your distant family/friends are actually terrible people. This is a big one, and I learned a…

Headache Diaries: Tremors, Nausea and Fatigue

For fucks sake make it stop. Every single day I experience these three things and everyday I get through it, but right now it's getting me angry. Also, the guy in the unit below me who thinks that his harmonica playing though a shitty speaker sounds great is grating on my nerves as well. No, it…

The Power of Two

Cheesy title, but let me explain. There is something so important about having another person with you who absolutely knows who you are. They can love you and hold you accountable at the same time.  Make sure you're ok, take your meds on time and cares about your happiness. I've realized since moving in with…

Why I Got An IUD

I got my IUD placed in July of 2016. So, why not the pill, or Nuva Ring or that weird arm implant? Hormones. Hormones and epilepsy can be a mess if they are out of whack. But, an IUD has hormones (at least the one I have does). Not nearly as much as the pill,…

Guest Post: Why I Got A Breast Reduction At Age 22

For all of my readers, new and old, I would like to happily announce that this is my first guest poster! She wishes to remain anonymous, but wanted to share her story. I realize it is out of the epilepsy realm, but I want to branch out a bit this year. It is a powerful…

How To Properly Take Your AEDs

Yeah, there is an actual proper way to do this! Making just a few simple tweaks may improve the effectiveness of your meds and the quality of your life. Before you go any further, please know that I am not a doctor.  Ask your doctor when to take your meds and if there are any…