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Mandy .. Patient Expert

Dallas, Texas
I am stay-at-home moms who, in the past nine years have been diagnosed with a potpourri of disorders and illnesses. It has taken until the past four years to get most of my diagnoses. After going to countless doctors and mainly just getting strange looks, my mother-in-law suggested that I start a... Full Bio
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Off Topic by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine This is off topic but, I thought that it was worth sharing. A friend of my recently emailed this to me. Should children witness childbirth? Due to a ... Read on »
Merry Christmas by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I found this tree onBreaking The Silencethis is the easiest tree I ever put up :-) Click below to leave me a Christmas present. Read on »
Food For Thought by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Recently, on Larry King Live, Larry did an interview with a death row inmate named Damien Echols. Fifteen years ago, Damien Echols, Jason Baldwin and Jessie Misskelley ... Read on »
Kicking The Smoking Habit by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine As I posted earlier in the week ( New Year’s Resolution ), I found a great new stop smoking blog. Quit Smoking Together with Kelly. I have tried to quit before wit ... Read on »
Answer To A Question About My "MIT Reverses Autism In Mice" Post by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Here is the question, “Is it possible to be slightly autistic? I always thought autism is a severe problem, nothing mild about it.” To answer your question, yes ... Read on »
Special thank you shout-out to Saphrym! by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Yesterday, I was featured on Saphrym’s blog under his The Daily Read for my post on the autism reading program (The Wilson Reading Program). Saphrym’s blog is o ... Read on »
New Year’s Resolution by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I just found a great blog, just in time for my New Year’s resolution. This morning I was checking for new Entrecard blogs and found Quit Smoking Together. ... Read on »
MIT reverses autism in mice by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I recently received an email with the article below. One thing that I found interesting in the article was the following quote "Suppressing it can counteract the effec ... Read on »
The Battle Over Evil Migraine’s by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine This past weekend I have been battling a migraine since Saturday. I have been getting migraines off and on for the past 15 years and very rarely do I ever get the o ... Read on »
Texas Snowman And Entrecard Shop by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Today in tribute to the crazy weather that we have down here in Texas, I wanted to share something that we saw in a truck stop on our latest trip. There is a saying ... Read on »
Chocoholics Rejoice! by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Today is National WearRedDay ... Read on »
Nominated for Excellence by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I’ve been chosen for the Excellent Blogger Award by Grace at All the world’s a stage…! YEA! She is one of my regular readers and I am hers. Now, I am suppose ... Read on »
Fat Cat Super Tuesday by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Today is Fat Tuesday and Super Tuesday, hence “Fat Cat Super Tuesday.” Today’s topic is the cost of health care. The cost of health care in the US has gotten way ... Read on »
Closer to Curing Parkinson's Disease by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine In previous posts I talked about stem cells, what they are, where we can get them, and what they might be able to do. One of the many great expectations is that medica ... Read on »
Happy Valentines Day by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Happy Valentines Day! This is for my favorite Valentine, best friend and husband. I couldn't ask for any better. Ooh, you make me live Whatever this world ... Read on »
Freaky Friday ~ Will Wonders Never Cease by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I have posted before that every time that I go to the doctor, I get a new diagnosis. Well, earlier this week I went to the doctor to see about my fibroid issue. I was ... Read on »
Freaky Friday ~ Dealing With Crazy Neighbors by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I have not done a “Freaky Friday” post in quite a while. Recently, I was invited to be a featured blogger on Wellsphere.com when they ran across my Freaky Friday ~ Wil ... Read on »
Long Vacation... by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I have not really been on vacation, just sick and taking care of my autistic child. Quite a bit has happened since my last post. It started out with that terrible cold ... Read on »
What Kind Of Billionaire Would You Be? by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Today, I found this on Angelika's Other Blog she is an Investor. Turns out that I am a philanthropist. I never thought of it that way but, I have always wanted to s ... Read on »
Update To My Last Thyroid Post by Mandy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Back on the 15th, I did a post on Under Diagnosed Thyroid Disorders ~ Learning Disabilities ~ Fibromyalgia. Since then I have been back to the endocrinologist (I have ... Read on »