Wednesday, May 18, 2011
Okay boys and girls, buckle your seatbelts, we’re in the big leagues now. After 6 years of feeling sick and knowing something wasn’t quite right, 16 months of false diagnoses, doctors who thought I was just a junkie trying to get my next fix, friends who thought I was faking, doctors who classified it as psychosomatic, even doctors who chuckled (I know, right?) as I begged them to run more tests, I finally have an official diagnosis. You ready? Lyme Borreliosis Complex - or LBC for short. Sounds fun, right?
You may be wondering where in the world I picked up a disease with such a long and hard to pronounce name. Well, there are two theories on that. But let’s talk about that tomorrow…..