Risperidone

My next medication, Risperidone, an anti-psychotic. How had it got to this point, trying medication like pick & mix? The visual hallucinations I was experiencing were spiders crawling all over the wall and my body…

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Pregabalin Medication

With my neurologist being adamant my condition was nothing to do with Epilepsy she instructed me to wean myself off Keppra and pursue whatever medication my psychiatrist felt was appropriate. My psychiatrist, I believe, felt…

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Money saving tips when living or visiting Tulum

Tulum is an amazing, spiritual and magical place with some of the best parties in the world. It has a beautiful community of people and has one of the most stunning beaches in the whole…

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Epilepsy journey: “I’ve never had a patient with your symptoms”

It goes without saying that I felt that I was starting all over again by seeing a new neurologist. Nevertheless, mentally I felt positive and I had so much faith in doctors that I really…

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Top eateries in Tulum

If you are like me and love eating out during the day, not just for dinner then this blog is for you! When I am travelling, I become a seriously healthy eater, I think it’s…

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Epilepsy journey – medication #2 – my experience with Keppra

They told you it was Glandular Fever? Well A&E couldn’t have got it any more wrong. I had experienced a severe reaction to Lamotrigine that only 1% of people who take it have. My neurologist…

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Selina Hostel, Tulum

Ratings: Google: 4.5/5Booking.com: 8.1Hostelworld: 9.4 This blog will give you an honest review of the Selina Hostel in Tulum. Vibe The Selina has a Marbella style, beach club vibe. You cannot come here if you…

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“You have Epilepsy” – My experience with Lamotrigine

Yes those words have stuck with me for a long time. Before this experience, I honestly thought Epilepsy was flashing lights. Every week when the X Factor would come on and they would say ‘contains…

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Getting Diagnosed

Is it a brain tumour? Is it epilepsy? Or had I made everything up in my head? When I initially went to see the neurologist I was my typical self (happy), I can never seem…

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Meteora Stay and Coffee House, Tulum

Ratings Google: 4.8/5Booking.com: 8.8/10 This blog will explain to you why exactly Meteora Stay and Coffee House Tulum is scoring so high on the ratings. Vibe The vibe of this hostel is suited to a…

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