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My life has changed but I think for the better

Sarahjh2004Sarahjh2004 ListenerPosts: 1Member Listener
Hi
I'm Sarah. I'm a married mum with two teenagers.
I fell ill 8 years ago with a rare disease. My life has changed but I think for the better. I'm a dog loving, wheelchair using middle aged mad woman. 

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  • ThreesticksThreesticks Pioneering Posts: 128Member Pioneering
    Welcome Sarah, your in the right place. I've just joined myself and the obvious wealth of knowledge is excellent. Lots of nice folks too.
    If you fight, you won't always win. But if you don't fight you will always always lose.
  • Ami2301Ami2301 Disability Gamechanger Posts: 5,402Community champion Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Sarahjh2004 welcome to the community! Let us know if you have any questions :)
    You're a fighter. Look at everything you've overcome. Don't give up now!
  • Antonia_ScopeAntonia_Scope Pioneering Posts: 1,783Member Pioneering
    Welcome to the community @Sarahjh2004 :) Thank you for sharing this with us. How are you doing today? Please feel free to join our undiagnosed and rare conditions discussions. 
  • GeoffBosworth195661GeoffBosworth195661 Pioneering Posts: 162Member Pioneering
    Hi and welcome @Sarahjh2004 It is so good to take that kind of approach in life Sarahjh. Taking a very positive view of your life can be a much more healthy state of the mind. It is how you approach the way you want to help yourself getting away from negative to positive. I see it time and time again with proven evidence that mind over matters does work. You are in control of what you think this is how Paralympic get through the pain and positive state of a healthy mind. "My life has changed but I think for the better" well done Sarahjh    
  • Sam_ScopeSam_Scope Scope community team Posts: 7,647Administrator Scope community team
    Welcome to the community @Sarahjh2004 :)
    Scope
    Senior online community officer
  • pollyanna1052pollyanna1052 Disability Gamechanger Posts: 830Member Disability Gamechanger
    Hi, only just read your post. I am also a wheelchair using, dog loving mum! Some would say mad too!

    I have only a partial diagnosis and that is a rare thing too!

    My label is  spastic paraparesis....cause unknown!

    What are your symptoms?
    xxxx

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