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Mental and Physical Self-Healing: Starting a Health Journey - The February Fox
Buckle up, folks — this is a long one. So grab a (healthy) snack and stick with me. For those who know me well, you know that I never watched what I ate (and I indulged often), never exercised, and didn’t care to check the labels on things I used in my home or on my body. You might also know that last fall I started experiencing some weird symptoms. Right before we flew to Iceland I came down with a terrible sore throat. It almost felt like I was allergic to something and I could barely get air through my passageway. It eventually lessened but by the time we left Iceland my sore throat was so bad I couldn’t swallow water without it falling down my chin. This was — by far — the worst sore throat I’ve ever had in my life. I went to the doctor’s office when I got home and he suggested that it was from household cleaning supplies. Um what? I didn’t believe him. A couple months later I felt my eyesight (20/20) starting to blur and a couple weeks after that I lost my taste. Entirely. For over a month. At first I …