Before my own experience with this, I never would’ve cared. Since writing that post, I’ve seen 2 sleep disorder specialists and 3 medical providers, in addition to making a desperately needed trip to the ER.Going 4 days in a row without any sleep is excruciating.
Having an officially recognized awareness month will bring much needed attention to this disorder and hopefully lead to prompter diagnoses, better treatments, and some day a cure. Before meeting John, I was diagnosed with cervical dystonia and a whole host of other health issues. And I can confirm we both enjoy it very much, but there’s a big secret we carry around about our sex life.It’s definitely important to be knowledgable about how the drug might affect your body, mind, and emotions. If I’d known then what I know now about how weaning off of it would affect me, I would’ve thought long and hard about whether this was a good antidote for me.However, most of us are never educated about the possible withdrawal symptoms if we are told to go off a medication. In my last post, you read about my withdrawal symptoms.Conversation presents a bout of oral gymnastics that leaves me exhausted.Recently, I stood on line at Starbucks on a Saturday morning, all set to tackle a monumental challenge: ordering a Grande Decaf Soy Latte.