I read today that depression is one of the symptoms of Lupus! And it stupidly made me feel better about it! I have no idea why! After all the stuff I’ve been through these last 8 months, it’s hardly surprising that it’s all caught up with me, and I need a bit of help to get my positivity back. But I actually feel guilty for being depressed. Things are finally starting to improve for me, and while I do have to still deal with the day to day problems, I am getting better at managing them, and my meds seem to be settling down and working now, so I should be as happy as a happy thing!
But anyway! That’s just my mixed up head!
Another example of it – yesterday I told hubby that I’m actually grateful I went through what I did! I follow a lot of Lupus sites, and so many people say they have trouble being diagnosed, and their doctors don’t take them seriously, and take forever to prescribe medication for them! At least I was diagnosed very quickly as I was in hospital and they had to figure out what was up with me, and treat me!
And another good thing – we are now off work for two weeks! Hoping to get out and about a lot, build my legs up again, and hopefully – with not sitting down at my desk all day – lose a bit of weight too!
Hope you all have a good week