Red and the Big Bad Wolf

The story of me – Red living with Myasthenia Gravis or the 'Big Bad Wolf' as I prefer to call it

Following from my last post I had been admitted to hospital for viral encephalitis for the second time – and as I mentioned it was harrowing! Note this post may seem as scattered as my thoughts were at that time! It started of similar to my first hospital stay – same symptoms, same treatment and …

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Myasthenia gravis or MG for short is a rare autoimmune disease that cause skeletal or voluntary muscle weakness. I was only diagnosed with myasthenia gravis in July of 2014 when my neurologist noticed one of the tell-tale symptoms – a drooping eye lid. I have probably had myasthenia gravis for a few years already. I …

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