Update 082120

The doctor thinks I have stomach ulcers and has put me on medication to help them heal. It’s been a week and things have improved, but not resolved. So now I’m beginning to question the possibility of a hiatal hernia. They are common with EDS. Yippies. Gotta call the doctor and make another appointment. 🙄I’m tired of barfing, but couldn’t get my nausea medication filled. 😑Fun times. 

POLY-PHARMACY

Medications come with risks, so why would anyone want to join the many who take a fist full of pills every day? It is easy to stand on the outside and declare this a bad idea. But the reality is that nothing in medicine is clear cut or easy. It is always about choosing between the lesser evils, because there are never any perfect answers. Any treatment you choose will come with risks (even diet and exercise).

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