Managing Lyme’s Unpredictability

One of the most frustrating things about this illness is the unpredictable nature of its flare-ups. Even without flare-ups, the illness is unpredictable: one month I am dizzy each time I stand up, almost to the point of blacking out, the next I have to wear sunglasses and a hat indoors if the lights are … Continue reading Managing Lyme’s Unpredictability

A full time job on a half time schedule?

How did all of this impact my ability to work this semester? I've already described how I took a week of for rest and research in October. But the impact on my semester was much more pervasive than a single week off from work. Starting in mid September, I realized that I simply was not … Continue reading A full time job on a half time schedule?