Tag Archives: meds

Not a stranger…

It’s been nearly two months since I last wrote on this blog. If I’m being honest, I thought a lot about deleting the whole thing, or at least not writing again. After my last post about my benefit being taken … Continue reading

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Thankfully, no more (added) medication

So yesterday, I saw Nurse Awesome for the first time since the summer and we got to have a chat about my dark summer. We both came to the conclusion that lowering the dose of venlafaxine had taken its toll, … Continue reading

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Call her Nurse Awesome

So, I’ve just demolished two apple turnovers and I have a bottle of orange Lucozade by my side. Husband has Lady smooshed up next to him while we watch wrestling (she keeps falling asleep and waking up only to get … Continue reading

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Thank you for giving me false hope…

You know, when I was first diagnosed with BPD I was given some very good options for treatment. Medication to help me manage the difficult symptoms, DBT to get my behaviours in check and even things like art therapy to … Continue reading

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We deserve better; I deserve better!

My last post about the aftermath of the EU referendum results was controversial, to say the least. The best reactions were definitely from my Husband – he said he had been laughing about it all through work that day, and … Continue reading

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225mg to 150 mg

“So What Do You Do For Fun?” – Magic: The Gathering, Mental Health – And Me, by Claire Stephenson – Manaleak.com Game of Thrones and What ‘ship May Never Be – somenerdgirl.com I slept all day yesterday, just to avoid … Continue reading

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No, I need a competent psychiatrist!

Today started out so well. I finished my second university assignment after being granted an extension, watched new Game of Thrones and got ready in plenty of time for my appointment with the ANP – Advanced Nurse Practitioner in case … Continue reading

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