Emotions · Health · Thoughts

I’m up and down like a yoyo

Recently I was asked to decide what my two primary conditions are. ME/CFS is the indisputable elephant sitting on my chest. But the chance to pick another one – so much to choose from. The other day, I came to a conclusion: it’s really horrible, what’s happening to me. It sounds obvious, but it’s taken me… Continue reading I’m up and down like a yoyo

Emotions · Health · Thoughts

I have Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Addressed to my guilty conscience. To be very blunt (at least to start off with): A few weeks ago, I was diagnosed with ME/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. My symptoms include exercise intolerance, post-exertional malaise, joint and muscle pain akin to fibromyalgia, flu-like symptoms, sleep disturbances, and cognitive dysfunction; the latter of which I go into particular… Continue reading I have Chronic Fatigue Syndrome