Health and Wellness

Getting New Glasses

“Looking but not seeing is the hearing but not understanding of the eye.” ― Mokokoma Mokhonoana Before knowing my eyes are weak, I was in second grade. One day, the writings on the blackboard were just too blurry for me to understand. I always had to sit on the floor in front, very close to… Continue reading Getting New Glasses

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Out of Breath and Paralyzed

My aunt died of an asthma attack. I wasn't going to let it be the end of me. I have had asthma since I was a kid. While others grew out of it, I didn't. Blame it on genetics, I guess. I don't really recall being on maintenance meds for a long time. I did… Continue reading Out of Breath and Paralyzed

Health and Wellness

Eight Months of Migraine

It started with a stye back in 2016. It's going to be a loooooooooooong story. I do not know how I got it but I did. I went to my eye doctor to get a prescription because apparently, even if your eyes are red and swollen because of a stye, the pharmacies won't sell you… Continue reading Eight Months of Migraine