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Posted on 18. June 2010

Meeting Your Medical Match

For much of my life, I never gave much thought to choosing doctors. Often I simply picked a name at random from an insurance directory. But, when I suddenly found myself suffering from mysterious pelvic pain 10 years ago, I quickly discovered that finding a physician who could provide an accurate diagnosis was not just difficult, it was next to impossible. [More]
Categories: Need to Know
Posted on 11. June 2010

Raised in Captivity

By Tammie Allegro When you meet a 17-year-old who says he was raised in captivity, it gives you pause. You might even wonder what on earth the kid is talking about. However, when you learn that this particular young man has been sheltered and home-schooled since kindergarten due to his autoimmune ... [More]
Posted on 2. June 2010

Immune Disease; Are You Sure it’s Not Depression?

I often hear from IG Living readers who are frustrated with questions and advice from well-meaning, but slightly misguided friends and family. When trying to show support, they offer advice and make suggestions that make us want to scream. [More]
Categories: Life With IG
Posted on 26. May 2010

Toto, We’re Not In Kansas Anymore!

Since you’re reading this blog, you know the frustrations of living with an immune disease. It can be like waking up in the Land of Oz, wandering down a Yellow Brick Road in search of ways to understand what caused your illness and how to feel better, to explain to others how it feels to be constantly ill, and to find and bond with others who are experiencing the same physical and emotional pain. [More]
Categories: Life With IG