liking life anger

How I'm Experiencing Grief Following a Rare Disease Diagnosis

Reading now: 252

There are five stages of grief. Denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance. For me, those stages happened out of order.

I was hit with denial; the first time a doctor alluded to the fact that my symptoms may be in line with functional neurological disorder (FND), I refused to believe it.

I was convinced it had to be something else, anything else. MS, Parkinson’s, some unknown disease, anything but FND. To me FND meant that everyone was right, all my pain was in my head, my anxiety had caused it.

The website is an aggregator of articles from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the article if you find it unreliable.

Related articles