Updates on my nephrologist visits, symptoms/side effects related (or not) to my lithium dose, vague details on my personal life since being cast aside by my ex-guy, and some fretting about a Seattle trip and my PTSD.
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Personal Update – The Fallout
“My guy” is no longer my guy. The lithium reduction has had an effect on my side effect symptoms, and I express some self-deprecation and discouragement about myself as a person.
Personal Update – Lithium Toxicity
The latest personal update is on a recent medication change due to lithium toxicity–it covers my side effects and how the medication change has affected them.
Personal Update – SSI Appeal Denial (And Why?)
This is just a recount of my most recent denial, which was a straight-up abuse of their power–right after the ALJ’s unlawful decision in my case. That is also explained here.
A Year in Reflection
Just me rambling about how my year of being 24 was. Mostly good moments except for the bad ones. I include a humble request if you would like to make my 25th birthday even better. Be sure to visit my helpful links page to support me.
Personal Update – Antipsychotic Change
My PCP suspects I may have developed sleep apnea at some point, and this has caused my psychiatrist to change up my antipsychotic, which acts somewhat as a sedative for me. What will happen next is a mystery…
Episode 46 – Shades of Sorrow
Depression, either as a symptom or as the disorder itself, can manifest in different ways. Here, I talk a bit about my three main types I’ve felt–anger as an adolescent; flat depression and mood cycling depression as they alternate in my later years.