Category Archives: Guillain-Barre Syndrome

Becoming a Buff

While reading the section on logotherapy in Man’s Search for Meaning, written by Viktor E Frankl, my mind made a sudden leap to photography. You are now wondering what a mode of psychoanalysis and a camera have in common, but … Continue reading

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Back. Again.

I lied seven months ago.  I wrote my post in October 2016 knowing full well that I was going to end my life that same night. The daily emotional trauma of coping with my lack of independence and slow recovery, … Continue reading

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Is the Zika Virus the next Spanish Flu?

The influenza outbreak in 1918 infected 500 million people worldwide and killed between 50-100 million.  The outbreak did not commence in Spain but that country’s press was the first to go public with the news, the other affected countries having … Continue reading

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My progress after almost 18 months.

The improvements continue.  I can: Drum most of my fingers Wipe hair from my face Scratch my right ear Push my specs up the bridge of my nose Wiggle my backside backwards into the wheelchair Wheel myself from room to … Continue reading

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The time has come…

My blog pages are – finally – completed and I can move on to another item on my to-do list: creating a basic website for my hubby’s business. I am curious -an information “junkie” – and have been a jack-of-all-trades … Continue reading

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New release…

The Tips and Medication, Diet & Supplements pages have just been published!  The remaining sections will be ready in about two weeks from today.  

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14 Months to the Day…

“I’LL LISTEN TO YOUR UNREASONABLE DEMANDS IF YOU’LL CONSIDER MY UNACCEPTABLE OFFER – ASHLEIGH BRILLIANT” This is how I felt when diagnosed with Guillain-Barre Syndrome 14 months ago. Within 7 days I went from being independent, active and busy to … Continue reading

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