Firing My Doctor

Firing My Doctor

Highlights

  • "A diagnosis does not define who we are."  
  • "We can take control of our health and be the living cure, but a "cure" might not look like we thought it would." 
  • "There are so many health improvements that occur in the hands of the patients themselves." 
  • "Let's use a diagnosis to shift the course of our lives."
  • "The MS of the past is not the MS of our future."
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Thoughts of Death and Unraveling Fear

Thoughts of Death and Unraveling Fear

Last week, being the week of the move from New York---a week of intense packing, extreme change---thoughts of mortality swirled. Surely because of fear, a deep, nearly hidden swirl that--when it swells--will pull anything and everything in along with it. And with it, I swirled in my mid-sleeping dreams…. 

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My First Note to Friends About My Diagnosis (The Creation of Thrive with MS)

So this happened...

I was just diagnosed with MS. Two months ago. Shocker.  

I didn't expect it and didn't know a thing about MS, other than something about wheelchairs.  

The morning I woke up for kundalini meditation training was the beginning of a full-on nerve freak out that, within two weeks, left me unable to walk and see straight, and rendered half of my face numb. 

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