I collapsed into a grand mal seizure... A CT scan revealed its cause was a golf-ball-sized brain tumor, a meningioma, that required a resection.
The push for a Medicare for All single-payer plan introduced by Senator Bernie Sanders could be a blessing for many, especially low-income people -- women and men alike.
Be safe in the knowledge that it too will be impermanent, it will be subject to change, and the trip -- 'any' trip -- will pass.
I am largely healed from NES. It has taken over a decade, and still I battle some nights. Last night, it was a tub of hummus.
Having to cope with the dyslexia just tipped my anxiety to the limit. I lost so much weight, and was put on dreadful medication.
Simply sitting with emotional pain and the urge to 'use' is the single toughest part of continued recovery for any type of addict.
I dreamed of adventures with my daughters, creative journeys indulged, meaningful meditation, and perhaps a little magic. But instead I got addiction, arguments, finally a confession, and now a slow lurch toward recovery.