Hi there! Welcome to my blog, πŸ’›ribbonrx! The goal of this blog is to give a voice to issues that are near and dear to my heart (meaning, issues I suffer from) that need a louder voice. Topics covered include:

  • Endometriosis (visit Yellow for Endometriosis, my specific page for endo information, resources, and links to my blog posts)
  • Adenomyosis
  • Celiac disease
  • Depression *some trigger warnings provided on these posts*
  • Self harm *trigger warnings provided on these posts*
  • Migraines
  • Infertility
  • Social anxiety
  • Chronic pain
  • Stigmas surrounding mental health and chronic pain
  • Pituitary tumors (specifically prolactinomas)
  • Dysautonomia
  • Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)
  • Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Hypermobility Type (hEDS) or, as my geneticist said, an “unspecified connective tissue disorder,” so perhaps on the range of Hypermobility Spectrum Disorders (HSD) based on the newly released 2017 diagnostic criteria.
  • Being a spoonie

I also randomly blog about cats, books, dance, and other fun things.


I hope here you find support and helpful information regarding these illnesses. Welcome and enjoy!



6 thoughts on “About”

  1. You are incredible! I have all of the same illnesses..plus Crohn’s Disease, chronic migraines, mixed connective tissue disease & then some..I feel such a kinship with you! I’m also a patient advocate & health educator writing a book on the spoonie life–I’d LOVE to include you!

    Liked by 2 people

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s