endometriosis journey

Excision Surgery Part 1: From The OR To My Bed

For those of you who are still on the edge of their seat waiting to hear about what’s been happening with my endo journey, here goes. To recap, back in February I asked to see my Gyn because Orilissa was eliciting dark suicidal thoughts (not tendencies, thank goodness). At that time they told me to… Continue reading Excision Surgery Part 1: From The OR To My Bed

Ulcerative Colitis Journey

Putting Humpty Dumpty back together again

The Ulcerative Colitis Journey between week 6 and 8 of my Entyvio infusionsBeing on biologics is a love-hate relationship. When the infusion goes in there is this dread of 'what symptoms will I feel this time?'. I end up feeling this dull ache in my belly (even when I prepare by taking ibuprofen and gallons… Continue reading Putting Humpty Dumpty back together again

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Identity Crisis – redefining who I am after endo and UC

Feeling lost from auto-immune diseases I know this sounds utterly drama-tastic but I literally feel like Im having an identity crisis. Over the last few years I had built myself up to be the strongest, most positive person there was. I was exercising every day, eating a whole food diet, and happy as a clam.… Continue reading Identity Crisis – redefining who I am after endo and UC

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Endometriosis and Ulcerative Colitis – A new diagnosis Part 2

If you came back for more, I hope this doesn't mean you also have UC, but I do hope sharing my story is helping you in some way. Alright lets see. After the colonoscopy was complete I was able to go back into the room in which my mother was sitting. Oh man, the tears… Continue reading Endometriosis and Ulcerative Colitis – A new diagnosis Part 2

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Endometriosis and Ulcerative Colitis – A new diagnosis Part 1

Well ladies, I have to first apologise for not being online for quite some time. The last post I wrote about skipping my periods still holds true, months later. But in addition to my endometriosis and the journey of skipping my periods I now have a new diagnosis which had led to my hiatus recently.… Continue reading Endometriosis and Ulcerative Colitis – A new diagnosis Part 1