I was diagnosed cognitive impairment NOC in 2014. I had a couple #seizures and head injuries and was still grieving. My first seizure was in January, 2012 and it came out of nowhere. I was not in good shape physically or mentally. In NYS you lose your driver's license for a year if you have a grand mal/tonic clonic. I went to numerous doctors during that year and was out on epilepsy drugs. Keppra was the first and a rare side effect of Keppra is significant anger/rage.
👇 Lots has changed without you. You are irreplaceable. Here is an excerpt from #notinvainapromisekept on #nationaldaughtersday 👇👇👇👇👇👇👇👇 I won’t lie and say it has all been easy since you died for our family or without strife, but I find nothing in life worth fighting for. 👇 We all handled your loss differently. I don’t believe in the “norms” of grief; I think we are all managing the best we can. 👇 They say death can bring out the best and worst in families. I thi
As we get older, we all start to forget stuff. Usually, it's gracefully, but some are not that lucky and get head injuries, early-onset #Alzheimers, post-concussive syndrome, #TBI, and now I'm hearing long-term #covidbrain. All of these can be life-altering diagnoses. I had a grand mal seizure, yep full #tonicclonic where I flew from one room to another, hit my tile floor, and turned blue a little over a year after my mom passed away. I can't say it was shocking because I
https://www.nytimes.com/2021/07/29/well/mind/mental-health-day.html This is spot on but unfortunately many employees that are in high pressure jobs burn out before they will take time off for #mentalhealth.
After my Mom passed away I was given many opportunities to take time because my employer saw a walking mess. Because they were so supportive during her illness I felt I owed them to be in the office. It was a huge mistake as I was down to a size 0, had severe acute de
She said, “Don't call the doctor, I want to fall asleep peacefully, with your hand in mine.” He told her about the past, how they met, their first kiss. they didn't cry, they smiled. They didn't regret anything, they were grateful. Then she repeated softly, 'I love you forever!' He returned her words, gave her a soft kiss on the forehead. She closed her eyes and fell asleep peacefully with her hand in his. Love is what matters because man comes into this world with nothing ot