Author Archives: Amy Cate

About Amy Cate

I have lupus. I'm doing my damndest to advocate and spread awareness. This is just one of the ways I'm involved =D

if i have to see one more specialist…

… i might just scream. i have no desire to explain everything to new doctors, but it seems that’s what i have to do. first, i’m changing my rheumy when i can find one who takes my insurance. i’ve been referred … Continue reading

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so glad it’s january!

yes, i was MIA in december. i apologize for that 😦 working some meds out of my body and just trying to get myself … body and life … back in order. or simply get it in order, rather… for … Continue reading

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been trying to be positive…

first, i was going to rant about my doctor. and then i chose not to. then i was going to rant some more, since i saw him again. but i just want to be happy so i put it off. … Continue reading

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fatigue and pain — what else :P

today, my grandma came over — this time she brought her cleaning lady. they were Amazing!! they reorganized my entire kitchen, which would have taken me soooo long … i’m beyond appreciative they did that for me. my daughter even … Continue reading

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30 things about my invisible illness (11.23.10)

So I’m a bit late doing this, but hey … I’m late to everything, so it’s nothing new 😉     I was going to rant about my doctor’s appointment again today, but it would actually be a rant about … Continue reading

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rheumy pissed me off (11.20.10)

so i was looking through some of my medical records today from when i was first diagnosed, realizing how many more records i need to get (bleh!), when i saw something that *totally* did not vibe with, um, well, reality. … Continue reading

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weight and BMI (11.17.10)

i’m about to head off to the dentist because, after all the craziness in my life over the years, i haven’t taken care of myself as well as i used to (every six months for a cleaning without fail! … … Continue reading

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