Today is one of those days when I feel totally overwhelmed and embarrassed of, and just generally disabled by my illnesses.
There is so much I want to do (like complete my freaking degree), but how can I when I can’t even get out of bed?! It took me over 20 minutes to be able to get out of bed,…
I wish this post existed last year when ableist assholes were complaining on Facebook about coworkers that were “so lazy” they used the elevator to go up one floor.
“This hypersensitivity can lead to both mental and physical overload. When mentally overloaded, patients may have difficulty making decisions and find they are no longer able to multi-task. Physical overload can result in impaired coordination, dizziness, clumsiness, numbness, tingling and nausea.”
— (via perfectandtrue)
I could honestly cry right now.
Before Christmas I went to my GP to request alternative treatment for my ME/CFS. Something to manage my physical symptoms. It’s the 4th March today and finally a letter came through the front door asking me to fill in a questionnaire so they can assess where I am…