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DolceVita

California 92111
I'm 26 and have had ME/CFS since May 2008. When I'm not working part-time, I spend my time resting, recovering, trying to enjoy the small things in life. I've been on a strict "wellness protocol" for the last two years, and I've seen genuine improvements (albeit very slow)...I've gone... Full Bio
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Swimming in the stream by DolceVita Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome And trying to just let things float on by and not snag, but it's not working at the moment. I've managed to get my life to a (self-deluding) point where it felt like things ... Read on »
Taking control by DolceVita Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome I feel like the CFS (or Chronic Lyme, now, I guess?) has been calling the shots the last few years but now it's time to take some of that control back! Well, I'm going to tr ... Read on »
The highlight of my summer by DolceVita Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Poetry in motion http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V-AL5-oMAU4#t=1m12s http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aBlRe7UZnpY#t=1m18s Oh how I miss dance <3, especially ... Read on »
The trickiness of cortisol by DolceVita Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome I've been avoiding the computer a bit, my carpal tunnel has been acting up again. But I had this revelation recently and I thought I'd share. I've been feeling recently that ... Read on »
Time for something new by DolceVita Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome I've been feeling a bit slumpier the last few weeks, my joints and muscles have been a bit more achy and I've had more of that burning/tingling sensation in my extremities a ... Read on »
Too much of a good(?) thing by DolceVita Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome So I made a bit of a mistake this past weekend with all of my supplement-taking. I've recently finished reading a maaahvelous book called  Healing Lyme: Natural Healing And ... Read on »
Tracking activity throughout the day by DolceVita Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome One thing I've started doing since about Feb 2011 is using a pedometer to keep track of how far I walk throughout the day. It's been wonderful for me because at the end of t ... Read on »
Valtrex & Valcyte for CFS by DolceVita Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome  Thought I'd post this now, or else I'll probably forget to otherwise. Yes, yet another study on another "wonder drug". Vacyclovir/valacyclovir/Valtrex for EBV-infected pati ... Read on »
Vendor website for arts/crafts by the chronically ill? by DolceVita Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome So, to start, an update I guess. Feeling pretty down lately, my stupid jaw is not getting much better (can't open much to eat or talk) and my legs still hurt. Can't do much ... Read on »