A while ago I wrote about being sleepy. I now have an answer, a reason for all that sleepiness: sleep apnea. It's not sexy, but it's also not conversion disorder, which was my big fear. So there's something actually wrong that the data supports, and you cannot imagine how exciting that is to someone who … Continue reading Wakeful

Everyone Converts But Not Everyone is Disordered

On World Mental Health Awareness Day, I don't wish you happiness but wisdom. Not joy but understanding. Not abundance but empathy. Years ago now I was diagnosed with Conversion Disorder, which I talk about on this blog often, along with Depression and Anxiety Disorder. I capitalize those here, though I don't think I always have. … Continue reading Everyone Converts But Not Everyone is Disordered