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Sunday Still Be Like …

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It’s Sunday Meme Time! Whoot-Whoot! And the word of the day is > ACCURATE! 😉 And just in case you missed out on last Sunday’s memes > https://madnessinthemethod.com/2019/06/23/sunday-be-like/ Hugs / Peace Out! Essie ❣

Mind Over Matter/Pain – Part 1

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The perception of pain that goes in to pain tolerance has two major components; 1) the biological component, ie: a headache that activates pain receptors. 2) the brain’s perception of pain, ie: how much focus is spent paying attention to or ignoring it. (this nutshell version of pain tolerance is thanks to Google) Pain is actually a bit of a touchy… Read more »

Multiple Sclerosis – aka: MS

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Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a condition of the central nervous system, interfering with nerve impulses within the brain, spinal cord and optic nerves. It is characterised by sclerosis, which is a Greek word meaning scars. These scars occur within the central nervous system and depending on where they develop, manifest into various symptoms. Well I said I would get to the MS… Read more »

It’s Meme Time!

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Just when I thought the diagnoses were over, BAM, I got another one yesterday to add to the list *ffs* … Does it fall into the ‘rare’ category again? Of course it does, but I wouldn’t expect anything to be “normal” with me when it comes to medical conditions. I’ll talk about my new diagnosis another time so until then,… Read more »

Relief vs Anger – Part 4

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With my ‘RUMBLE’ at full capacity I quickly got started on the email, that I must of edited AT LEAST a 100 times, but this was my one and only shot at it so I had to get it right! I toddled off to a random GP and after telling him my story, he kindly jumped on board to help… Read more »

Relief vs Anger – Part 2

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Anger: a strong feeling of annoyance, displeasure or hostility This is the very first description that pops up when you Google search the meaning of anger, but you know what? I call bullshit and totally disagree with it. With the emotions I’m feeling at the moment, this ‘mild’ version of anger just doesn’t pack a hard-enough punch for me, so… Read more »