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Chronic Illness & Endometriosis

Spiraling Out of Control: Chronic Pain Takes a Toll on Mental Health

Life is fickle. You never know what each day is going to bring. Some days are filled with tons of hope and happiness for the future. While others, you wake up knowing the day will be off and wish you could crawl back under the covers. The problem is that you do not know what the […]

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Chronic Illness & Endometriosis Health

The Progressive Invader: Why Surgery is Necessary for Endometriosis Treatment

Every person suffering from chronic pain dislikes being asked “Are you feeling better?” or any variation of that question, because we know what the person asking does not understand: chronic means that it is not going away. There will be days that are better than others, and I do find solace in those days or even moments, for there will be days when the pain, nauseous or any other symptom may be too much to handle that day. For now, I find comfort in knowing God will not give me anything I cannot handle, and reminding myself to count my blessings.

Career Health

Passion: How do You Find Yours?

Life has been hectic as of late. I’ve been thinking a lot lately about what I want out of life and whether I actually know my true passion. It’s a tough question to ask yourself. But it really hit home when FH and I started talking about what would happen when we have children and the […]

Career Health

Backfired Plans.

Have you ever apologized for something only because you expected the other person to say you didn’t need to apologize? Yeah, it backfired on me. I’ve been struggling a lot lately at work. My health has been a rollercoaster since my car accident in October, my mood has been unpredictable due to the pain I […]