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Lindsay

California
  Six months ago, I was diagnosed with Ehrlichea, Bartonella, Babesia, and Chronic Lyme Disease. Currently 19 years of age, I have been sick for an estimated fifteen years. I began blogging as a means to identify with those struggling through similar life lemons; in essence- flavor as... Full Bio
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A Tonsil Recovery Map (Thus Far) by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Day 1: The Surgery I spent the majority of my ride home, aware and speaking. I nearly vomited due to anesthesia, though I have a special trick for when this happens and t ... Read on »
Part of My Tonsillectomy Experience by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease I will keep this short, upon the promise I will share the pertinent information at a later time. 1) There was very little bleeding during and after the surgery. Thi ... Read on »
Tomorrow's Tonsillectomy by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease It looms. I have no creative spark tonight. I just (simply) wanted (desired) a place (location) to write (inscribe). So, this is me. I don't fear. I'm psychotic, weeks at ... Read on »
Update by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease iPad Scribbles, making this effort all the more arthritic... I've had a very beneficial appointment with Dr X over the past month. These issues presented themselves throu ... Read on »
The Veggie Project: Lyme Disease and Enough Nutrients, A Quickie by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Today, I attended a somewhat bothersome meeting with my corresponding naturopath in which we discussed the nature of nutritional deficiency within the vegetarian world/Lyme ... Read on »
The Veggie Project: Leather by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Due to the fact that this blog is written by and attracts the frail or in pain, I will not include any graphic information on the subject of the animal industry, though ... Read on »
The Veggie Project: Guidelines by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease 1. Become a Vegambassador Maintain a thorough knowledge of: Ovo-Vegetarian and Gluten Free Nutritional FactsThe Food Industry (and how animals are treated)A multi cu ... Read on »
THE VEGGIE PROJECT by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease As I may have mentioned in a prior post, I am beginning a new Project-Obsession gently called The Veggie Project This opus is a genuine plea to my inner self, to liste ... Read on »
Newness by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease An Update I am known by a faltering alternate. Her name could be: Lux Since Brain Mapping, since trembling in the quake of a UVBI-Auto-Heme, since falling in love, I ... Read on »
Old Wound by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease To stifle momentum abruptly is cardinal in sin. So, I walk. I walk all corners until they are smooth as asphalt, as the litter strewn over them, like discarded fragments ... Read on »
I don't know why, but my docto ... by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease I don't know why, but my doctor hasn't treated the Lyme in 2 years. I was under the delusion Lyme no longer inhabited my body to a large degree. Over the course of the ... Read on »
Abilified by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Better, better. The crisis has experienced a fading kind of death, though the remnants of its presence still remain. I feel fatigued. I am now on 10 mg of Abi ... Read on »
The Dental Mystery by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Has been solved. Not only is my mouth lacking in infection, but cavities altogether. The pain, screaming from jaw circuit to gum to tooth, was dental splint related. Any ... Read on »
Abilify and Onset Symptoms by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Rough morning. Though the 6 mg of Abilify is working, the initial symptoms have arisen as if each were bent on murder. Last night, I wrote down the majority of my dent ... Read on »
Brace Yourself by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease I am back from the San Juan Islands, back from an appointment with my dental splint specialist. The day in itself was randomly traumatic for varied reasons. However, the ... Read on »
Clueless At a Loss by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease I don't know what to say, but I want to write. I feel disfigured. I want to know what a life without pain feels like. Mine remains dominated by suffering. Those years of ... Read on »
Hopeless by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease I am at rock bottom. I don't know where to go from here. I don't know who to call. I don't know what the answer is, I am going insane. I am not even tired of the pain or ... Read on »
Mistake by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Poultice. Last night before bed, I attempted a cilantro poultice. I conducted this by rubbing two tincture drops on ankles and wrists. I had been prescribed this as a sup ... Read on »
Answers by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease Alright, I have some answers. First of all, I saw my naturopath on Wednesday. She was shocked as to my current status and quietly forlorn, aiding me through the mire. ... Read on »
Coughed Up Run Down Bitch by Lindsay Posted in: Blog Posts in Lyme Disease I feel drenched in pain. I don't know what is causing what anymore, there are too many factors as to why.  After my fourth treatment this week, I disintegr ... Read on »