Hi, I'm Michele! 32 Active - Alive - ASwarrior
Hi there! My name is Michele and I’m 32 years old. I was diagnosed finally, after living with it for what I presume most of my life, at age 26.
Not only did I have an unruly list of symptoms, but I also had the MRI and bloodwork to confirm. Every day I wake up wondering what that day will hold as far as energy and pain levels go, but I still wake up with a positive outlook and try to seize the day, and not let the day seize me. It’s a constant battle.
AS is a daily challenge
I have allergic skin reactions a lot and fatigue like crazy. I have dealt with stomach issues and entire body pain.
I’m an avid biker and hiker, as well as a gym/ yoga goer. I have changed my diet more times than I can count, and continue striving towards a better tomorrow via all-natural health regimens.
Cheers to all AS warriors
I have been on and off the meditations (4 now) for the last six years but finally decided it was time for a break and took matters into my own hands.
We shall see how that goes... wishing everyone the best, health, hope, and happiness.
Cheers, you’re fellow AS warrior
Other than back pain and fatigue, what is the most common symptom that AS patients experience?