so damn lucky

I have had a few good doctor visits recently, and am making a ton of progress, so I want to share the good news! I had a good follow-up with my Vascular Neurologist/Stroke Team a few months ago at Northwestern. My last scan showed my vertebral artery had healed very well and my symptoms have been pretty minimal. The pain in my neck and shoulder … Continue reading so damn lucky



Another day, another referral!! Today was genetics. My neurologist at Northwestern Medicine referred me to look into the possibility of a genetic condition. Earlier this year I had a vertebral artery dissection that can’t be explained, the doctors think it could be an issue with my connective tissues. I am pretty terrified of the results, but I am very thankful to have Doctors who are … Continue reading DNA