The Twinge: Story of a College Diagnosis, Part 1

The Twinge: Story of a College Diagnosis, Part 1

In August 2014, I was an energetic 19-year-old, excited to start my second year studying Environmental Science at Northeastern University. I had spent all summer happily working outdoors at my restoration ecology internship. My free time was focused on running and...
Remembering When I Was Diagnosed

Remembering When I Was Diagnosed

Gosh… remembering when I was diagnosed. So, today is August 2017 and I was diagnosed on May 28th, 2014. It’s been over three years and I still remember it so distinctly. I was 17 years old, a junior at Sacred Heart Preparatory in Atherton, California. I had just...