This week we are going to focus on personal stories…today’s story is a reblog of a challenging experience which a friend of mine faced: take ten minutes to read this story of courage.
© Rebecca Drain
My story began a long time prior to me being diagnosed. I had been feeling all over unwell for quite some time (at least 1 1/2 to 2 years). Some of my symptoms were excessive tiredness, general lethargy, short blindness spells each and every morning when I first woke up, mood changes and irritability. I had been going to see my doctor on a regular basis and I was unable to give any specific issues as to where I felt sick but I just felt wrong. I had also been seen by a psychiatrist who advised me that there was nothing wrong with me. However I knew something was amiss.
I kept going to doctors and saying I didn’t feel right. Finally I saw a psychologist, and she picked up almost immediately that there was something wrong, however she did not tell me what her suspicions were…
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