Survival.

Sepsis. A word I hoped I’d never hear again. Since 2016, I’d been septic twice. It was awful each time, but nothing like this. It's taken me some time to really work through the aftermath. Slowly but surely, I'm getting myself back. I woke up on a Tuesday morning earlier this month and EVERYTHING HURT. [...]

He da man!

My downward health spiral started just over six years ago. In that time, I’ve seen many doctors; some in the hospital during admissions/ER visits, and mostly, when trying to find the right doctor to help me. For example, my kick ass endo was not my first. I estimate a good five prior to getting into [...]

October.

October was a big month for me. So many things happened and I’ve been waiting to share it all! First, one of the COOLEST things that happened, and one of the coolest things that has ever happened to me in my WHOLE life happened. I was interviewed by Runner’s World and had MY STORY SHARED ON [...]

Guest Blog: How Do Clinical Trials Actually Work?

Today on Hustle & Heart, we have a guest post by Nancy Ryerson on all things clinical trials! Clinical trials are important for many of us living with chronic illness. Nancy does a fantastic job explaining just what they are, and why they're important for us! Check it out below! For those living with chronic [...]