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Month: January 2018

What Life Used to Be

What Life Used to Be

In order to explain what has been taken from me, I must explain what my life used to be. At one time I had a sarcastic wit and loved to make people laugh. I sang on the praise team at church and was heavily involved in the women’s ministry at church. With 2 grown kids, 2 grown step kids and 6 step grandchildren…I could always be found at a sport depending on the season…baseball,football, tball, softball…you name it. I also…

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The First Step

The First Step

As I begin the journey of posting about my life with a chronic illness…more specifically Hemiplegic Migraine…I decided that before I can explain how it effects me and my life that I need to explain what it is. I must take the first step. WebMD’s definition is as close to perfect as I can find. “Hemiplegic migraine is a rare and serious type of migraine headache. Many of its symptoms mimic those common to stroke; for example, muscle weakness can…

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