16 February 2011 ~ 16 Comments

Dr Jacob Teitelbaum and his Multi-Pronged Treatment Strategy for CFS, Fibromyalgia and Thyroid Disease (Part 1)

I first heard about Dr Jacob Teitelbaum, the specialist in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalitis (CFS/ME), fibromyalgia and thyroid disease, through Mary Shomon’s website. When I was diagnosed with Hashimoto’s thyroiditis and began doing my research, it soon became clear to me how important it is to use high-quality supplements when you have thyroid disease or […]

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08 February 2011 ~ 10 Comments

Sassy Style Talk With AJ: From Sleep-Deprived To Wide-Eyed In the Blink of an Eye, by Anita Roberts

How did you sleep?  This is a question asked a million times over, every day.  My household is no exception.  Fatigue is a problem for everyone at some point, but for people with autoimmune illness it’s a constant curse.  In fact, if you ask all of us what one of our most pressing issues is, […]

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13 December 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Wild Child

I think this poem was probably written when I was about 17 and a bit of a wild child (at least compared to now), going out clubbing every weekend and frequently getting drunk. Early to rise Early to bed Keeps you healthy But socially dead Late to rise Late to bed Means you’re clubbing And […]

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16 August 2010 ~ 0 Comments


A sheet of paper to pen my thoughts And while away the time ‘Cause I’m not sleeping as I ought But thinking up a rhyme My thoughts they crash inside my head Like waves against the rocks They just won’t let me go to bed They’re incessant with their knocks Oh to sleep, perchance to […]

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