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Confessions Of The Unvaccinated

Confessions Of The Unvaccinated Heck. How did we get here? Being so publicly entitled to pass fear based, angry, heated and passionate judgment upon someone else's health decisions? I mean, women across the globe are well versed in the narrative of little to zero bodily autonomy, but that's another story for another day! I know… Continue reading Confessions Of The Unvaccinated

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Preparing For An MRI Scan | What To Expect And Tips On How To Prepare

Preparing for an MRI scan can feel a little bit gloomy. I know they can feel frightening (believe me I know!), I've had at least five in the last six months alone! I've had at least one a year for the past 22 years. My condition Neurofibromatosis Type Two (NF2) means these regular check ups… Continue reading Preparing For An MRI Scan | What To Expect And Tips On How To Prepare

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Mental Health, Mushrooms, Magic & Me.

MENTAL HEALTH, MUSHROOMS, MAGIC & ME  DISCLAIMER This post is intended to be for entertainment purposes only, and should NOT be considered medical advice. ALL opinions are my own and are an overview of my personal experience using mushrooms for medicinal purposes. Links to ANY claims made from scientific research will be included and clearly… Continue reading Mental Health, Mushrooms, Magic & Me.

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Preparing For Surgery | What You NEED To Know

Preparing for surgery can be a little more than packing cute pyjamas and remembering your phone charger. Believe me, I know, I mean, I just struggled to remember am I recovering from surgery 6 or 7. The surgery in September was a big one - a brain tumour. I’ve had both big and little surgeries… Continue reading Preparing For Surgery | What You NEED To Know

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Learn to Love Yourself | My Story

Learn to Love Yourself | My Story Before I get straight in to this - TW: I talk about being unwell and misdiagnosed, I also share some post operative pictures. So, I’d love to tell you that learning to love yourself is all meditation and spiritual awakenings. I mean, they do come in to it… Continue reading Learn to Love Yourself | My Story

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Clean Non Toxic Deodorants – Lush, Jasons and Salt of the Earth Review

there is clear evidence that some deodorants can contain cancer causing chemicals, and our armpits are very porous sensitive areas. Here we have, Three Clean Non Toxic Affordable Deodorants - Lush, Jasons and Salt of the Earth Review 

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Neurofibromatosis Type 2 | What’s Next For Me In 2020 (part 5) (early 2020)

I enjoy reading peoples posts about their intentions for the year ahead, or goals and milestones reached the year before, yet I sit down to write mine and I feel like *hair flips* soooo busy and important EVERYBODY LOVES ME. Be sure to tell me in the comments what you'd like for 2020. I couldn't… Continue reading Neurofibromatosis Type 2 | What’s Next For Me In 2020 (part 5) (early 2020)

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Neurofibromatosis Type 2 – 1 Year Post Brain Surgery, 6 Months Alkaline Plant Based (part 4) (October 2019)

Do you love the title, or do you love the title? It's like a trick question on a game show or some sort of tongue twister. Here I am again, talking about living with Neurofibromatosis Type 2. how does an alkaline diet affects my health

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Hidden Dangers of Sunless Tanning | DHA, Parabens, Parfum And Why You Should Buy A Better Tan For Your Skin

I am fake tan OBSESSED. I've applied it once or twice a week for years, because of the dangers of sun bed use - conflicting information has come to light about that now too, Vitamin D is goooood, but premature aging and cancer is bad, obvs. When deciding to reduce my toxin and chemical intake,… Continue reading Hidden Dangers of Sunless Tanning | DHA, Parabens, Parfum And Why You Should Buy A Better Tan For Your Skin