chronicillness · fibromyalgia · monthlylinkup · product review

Pressure King Pro – Cooking made simple!

The pressure king pro is so much more than just a pressure cooker. You can pretty much cook anything in it. Rice, pasta, curries, soups, a whole turkey or chicken, meat from frozen. You name it you can cook it and in minutes not hours!


The day I found a lump

What Happens If You Find A Lump In Your Breast?   Finding a lump can be scary. This is what happened after I found one.  Last Thursday, I had possibly the scariest event happen so far in my illness journey. I was fast asleep in bed when I had an itch on the underside of… Continue reading The day I found a lump

autoimmune · chronicillness · disability · fibromyalgia · mentalhealth · Unrest

Join the movement – It’s Time For Unrest

Unrest Review: Jen was diagnosed with 'conversion disorder' originally and then later, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. Rather than just sit and worry about her condition, Jen started filming and documenting all her symptoms, because she believed that "someone should see this." Unrest is the result of these documentations.

autoimmunedisease · chronicillness · hyperthyroidism · hypothyroidism · levothyroxine · naturaldessicatedthyroid · thethyroiddamsel · thyroid

Says it all really!

Following on from an email i recieved, i am saddened that patients are still treated so poorly buy the medical profession

autoimmune · chonicblogs · chronicillness · guestblog · wellness

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 why I love… Continue reading Medical Mystery Musings – Patience & Purpose

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Liebster Award Nomination

Thank you so much to Brea Stewart, The Thyroid Damsel has been nominated for the Liebster award! YAY!  The Liebster Award is an internet based award given to bloggers by other bloggers as a way to promote each other and get discovered online. I love this idea, as the blogging community is so great to be… Continue reading Liebster Award Nomination

anxiety · autoimmunedisease · celiacdisease · chronicillness · employment · thyroid

Can you work with a chronic illness?

Can you work and be chronically ill? As a Trainee Dental Nurse (now fully qualified) 2 years ago I was working and training, working 50 + hours a week 6 days a week. After 18 months it took its toll on me. I was constantly tired and getting run down, and I was finding that… Continue reading Can you work with a chronic illness?

autoimmunedisease · celiacdisease · chronicillness · guestblog · hypothyroidism · IBS · levothyroxine · thyroid

Abandoned by the medical professionals

Abandoned by the medicsSince being diagnosed with Graves Disease (hyperthyroidism) I have been personally looking at the reasons why so many people I have spoken to seem to have one autoimmune disease, and then boom, another one, then another.There doesn’t seem to be such a thing as “one autoimmune disease”.Then whilst watching Izabella Wentz on… Continue reading Abandoned by the medical professionals

autoimmunedisease · chronicblogs · chronicillness · homeopathy · naturalmedicine · thyroid · wellness

Does Homeopathy & Natural Medicine work?

Does Homeopathy Work? I have now given up with standard medication, to be honest. I still take my levothyroxine don’t get me wrong because I know how dangerous it would be for me to stop taking my medications. However! … Since November 2014, I have had my thyroid totally removed, and my gallbladder removed,  frankly,… Continue reading Does Homeopathy & Natural Medicine work?