This past Wednesday, I was supposed to have my second follow up for my cataract surgery, an appointment with my nephrologist, and chemotherapy before driving out of town for clinic in the southern part of the state. Things didn’t quite go as planned. Monday Kyle said he wasn’t feeling well and thought he had bronchitis. … Continue reading Detour


I follow a blog [] written by a woman with a rare disease called autoimmune encephalitis (AE), which causes the immune system to attack the brain and spinal cord. It causes a variety of neurologic and psychiatric symptoms. Like a lot of rare diseases, it’s often misdiagnosed, and reaching the right conclusion takes time. Because … Continue reading Milestones