I am now officially into my 23rd month of TSW and happy to say that I am STILL doing so much better than in earlier months. I wish all of my fellow sufferers the very best and may you all have a speedier recovery period! I am SO glad my body is moving along… Continue reading I Am 23 Months In – Here is the Update!
This video was posted by my fellow sufferer friend Briana. The video she put together is not only informative but VERY entertaining. You GO Girl! This condition is a serious one and at times I feel like a lot of the people I know don’t truly understand what I have and am going through. Even… Continue reading Briana Explains Topical Steroid Withdrawal and Red Skin Syndrome
Okay folks, here is a little update for you all! As of this writing I am feeling good…still. No major flares, just itchy, flaky, shedding a bit and my skin is still burning a bit here and there. Oh and also today the chills are back a bit too. Ugh! My skin color is taking… Continue reading What’s Happening Now Nearing 22 Months
Today is A MUCH BETTER day thank goodness! For a few days this past week I was barely able to walk due to the pain in my legs, especially the backs of my thighs due to bad really strange rashes that came out. With this condition, a variety of different skin issues can erupt during… Continue reading New Supplements: From Barely Being Able to Walk to Feeling Better!
It’s Been Over One Year So, as of this writing it has been over 1 year 1 year, 1 month and 3 days to be exact since I have been off of the poison! YAY! It has been a messed up horrible situation and I still cannot believe up to this day how I have… Continue reading It’s Been Over One Year
Supplements To Help Calm Topical Steroid Withdrawal Symptoms Okay so here is the deal. I am TIRED of these crazy and sometimes debilitating symptoms! I was hoping so bad that they would just ease up at a quicker pace but to no avail, then finally….finally one of my fellow TSW Warriors who is a Nurse… Continue reading Supplements To Help Calm Topical Steroid Withdrawal Symptoms
The FDA Recommended Black Box Warnings on All Topical Steroids in 2001 Were they listened to? NO! WHY NOT??? This excerpt from the report is very disturbing! “Sometimes topical corticosteroids were continued despite the failure of the treatment. The reports do not explain why the topical corticosteroids were continued when they were not effective. In… Continue reading The FDA Recommended Black Box Warnings on All Topical Steroids Back in 2001
TSW Sufferers Are NOT Contagious! The title says it all but you really need to KNOW this. Here is the video……
Going Into Month 10 of Topical Steroid Withdrawal
The Calm After a Flare I was shocked that last flare was shorter than previous ones. It was still VERY intense though, especially the nerve pain with the burning. If you are going through Topical Steroid Withdrawal make sure you get out of the house as much as you can during the calm periods. I… Continue reading The Calm After a Flare