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The Side Effect Dilemma: Tales of a Chronic Illness ~Megan

Hello, friends.  Recently, we have endeavored on our blog, to bring life with a chronic illness to light, through our writing.  Having lived with POTS for many years, I have learned that beyond the medical word and illness support groups, the good, the bad and the daily struggle of living with chronic conditions are not… Continue reading The Side Effect Dilemma: Tales of a Chronic Illness ~Megan

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The Chronically Ill Clothing Chronicles ~By Megan

Top 10 and such posts are all the rage right now!  Unfortunately, I can’t claim to be immune to those gripping headings that somehow beg “read me!”  So now that you have my confession, dear reader, that yes, I succumb to “top 10” online posts, I’ll tell you why I am here confessing one of… Continue reading The Chronically Ill Clothing Chronicles ~By Megan

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Joy In Sickness ~By Megan

 14 Is anyone among you sick? Let them call the elders of the church to pray over them and anoint them with oil in the name of the Lord.15 And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well; the Lord will raise them up. If they have sinned, they will be forgiven.… Continue reading Joy In Sickness ~By Megan

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POTS (Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome) & Our Family’s Story (pt. 1)

My girls and I have felt called to share our journey of dealing with chronic, debilitating illness on a daily, actually hour by hour basis, for the past 11 years as a means of reaching out and hopefully helping others in the same or similar situations.  You see, both of my daughters, who are now… Continue reading POTS (Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome) & Our Family’s Story (pt. 1)

"Trust In The Lord" · Odds and Ends · POTS Support & Info

Dear Stranger

We get out of our car, my sister Katie in a skirt and heels and myself dressed similarly except I’m not in high heels.  To any random person on the street we look “normal.”  We look like healthy 17 year old girls getting out of our car to go hang out with friends downtown.  When… Continue reading Dear Stranger

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Blessings

“Blessings,”  by Laura Story, has become one of my favorite songs.  As a mama of two teenage daughters that battle chronic illness daily, Dysautonomia in the form of Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS), these lyrics touch me deeply.  God has been our strength as we have faced the minute by minute challenges of this illness… Continue reading Blessings

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POTS (Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome) & Our Family’s Story (pt.2)

The summer Megan was 10, she became bedridden with her illness.  The infamous “walk” was in early June and I just continued to watch her get sicker and sicker as the summer wore on.  As I mentioned before, I took her back to the pediatric clinic every 7 days.  I kind of played a game… Continue reading POTS (Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome) & Our Family’s Story (pt.2)