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The Medication Debate

Every so often, there’s a conversation on social media about whether to take medication for various things. Contraception and mental illness are the two main topics, but I wanted to share my experience and thoughts about medication for mental health. History of My Medication Aged 14 I was first put on antidepressants when I was …

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The Eating Disorder Hypocrisy

I was officially diagnosed with eating disorders when I was 20, and have struggled with them ever since because I didn’t receive any treatment. I had what I call the Triad – anorexia, bulimia and body dysmorphia. My Triad My triad was anorexia, bulimia and body dysmorphia, but it can differ from person to person. …

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Holy Moley… Pt 1

Health posts are becoming a frequent feature on this blog, but if people don’t share their stories, others won’t know to share theirs. I’ve written about finding a lump, my mental health, my eating disorder but this time, it’s something that I’m unsure about. I’ve had a mole by my nose for as long as I can …

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Lovely Lady Lumps Pt 4

If you’ve read any of my other posts, you’ll know that I found a lump in my right breast while I was in Sydney. Over the past few months, I’ve documented my journey, from ultrasound to biopsy. I have another appointment to see a surgeon tomorrow and I’m trying not to think about it if …

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