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How I told my boyfriend about my IC

Image- Rachel and Aaron taking a selfie cheeks pressed together smiling in NYC  The first time I told Aaron that I had Interstitial Cystitis (IC) was on our second date. We were at the Silver Diner and I was so nervous to tell him. I had been single for a year when I met him.…… Continue reading How I told my boyfriend about my IC

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Food as medicine

After months of debilitating pain and frantic searches for meds of all sort, I have decided to do myself a solid and change my diet completely. I will be cutting out processed foods, sugars, carbs. My body is literally screaming for help at the top of it’s lungs and if I didn’t listen to it……… Continue reading Food as medicine

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On coming out

I was diagnosed with IC in March 2015, so almost 2 years ago. And I always thought it would just be easier to not tell people. The less people that knew the better. If people knew, it would just make things more complicated. It would create more questions. People might question me. They might question…… Continue reading On coming out