Category: Chronic fatigue

  • Congratulations, you’ve won post-infective fatigue syndrome

    Thank you for playing Why Am I So Sick All The Time? It’s been an exciting several months, but we’re finally ready to announce the outcome. Remember, all of these conditions and more were in the mix: Lupus Malaria Ross river fever An allergy to cockroaches Pregnancy Maybe some kind of cancer? Multiple sclerosis Syphilis […]

  • Spoons

    The problem with spoon theory is that I never know how many spoons I’ll have any given day. If I knew I had ten spoons, I could use them accordingly. But today I might have seven spoons and tomorrow only three, with no idea why. As though someone sneaks into my cutlery drawer at night […]