Medical Mystery Musings – Patience & Purpose

Recently, I have been lacking a little bit in creative content and having quite a few pain flare ups and brain fog. Something I know you will all understand! Unfortunately, this has meant my blog has become a little neglected and I haven’t had the time to write the content I want. This is whyRead more

Bipolar, Mental Health & Thyroid – Is there a link?

For a while now, I have been thinking that there is something not quite right with me. I have previously passed this off as my thyroid levels being a little bit out of whack and causing me problems.Lately however, I have been feeling not quite myself, even more so than normal.My head has been allRead more

Does Meditation Work for Chronic Illness

Does Meditation work for Anxiety? As someone who suffers anxiety and gets stressed easily, I started looking into alternatives to just prescribed medications.  My Mum is a Buddhist and this has helped her, so I started to look into meditation and mindfulness techniques. We have a poster in my living room and the saying onRead more

Chronic Illness Bloggers – Blogger Of The Week

I am so honored to have been picked as ‘Blogger Of The Week’ on Chronic Illness Bloggers! This is such an amazing feeling and shows that this blog is doing what it was designed to do. Getting the word out and spreading awareness! Here is my full interview! Blogger of the Week: Lucy at ‘TheRead more

NDT – Is it a miracle cure for thyroid patients?

Would Thyroid patients feel better if they were treated with Natural Thyroid rather than Synthroid? Natural Desiccated Thyroid or NDT as it is more commonly known amongst Thyroid patients, is some what known as the best alternative option for Synthroid or synthetic thyroid such as Levothyroxine. In England, NDT is not widely prescribed on theRead more

7 Reasons Why It Is Hard Having A Chronic Illness

Life with an invisible illness to anyone that doesn’t live with one is impossible to understand.” How can people who have an ordinary well functioning immune system possibly understand what life is like? The answer – They can’t. I have created a list of daily issues that people with chronic illness go through to tryRead more

Probiotics – Good or Bad?

Are they good or bad for us? This is my story of how I have found Probiotics and whether they have worked for me or not. I have suffered from IBS and Gastrointestinal issues for as long as I can remember, Most recently my issues have included the Helicobacter (H.Pylori) bug and Gastroesophageal reflux disorderRead more