What It’s Like to Be Unable to Stop Moving

Not as exhausting as you would think, more irritating.  The onset of my issues was never sudden, it was gradual and took me a while to notice what was happening. Have you ever seen a kid try to sit still during dinner when he knows there are new toys waiting just within his grasp. That…

How To Handle Drug Induced Nausea

First, determine if it is in fact, drug induced. Think about anything new you may have eaten, or any added stress. If you think it may be food poisoning or stress, talk to your doctor. Obviously, speak with your doctor about your nausea and what you can and can't have with your meds. I am…

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…

How I Get Sh*t Done (very slowly)

  I am 25 and going back to school for the first time since my diagnosis. I got through one semester successfully, and the second was when I got diagnosed and withdrew. I am the oldest person in all of my courses, even older than some of my GTA's. It feels weird, and a bit…