10. And when we do feel great, it’s the best feeling in the world.
Until a flare comes to ruin all the fun.
11. We constantly play a game of “maybe this could work” when it comes to medicine.
Our emotions can range from “hopefully this time” to “I know this will never work, just like the others.”
12. Dealing with the physical side effects that come with meds can be one of the most difficult things imaginable.
Gaining weight, losing weight, growing hair, losing hair.