What's The Matter With Me? Podcast

I have multiple sclerosis, trigeminal neuralgia and I made this podcast to share what I’m going through.

Tag: medication

  • Anxiety Medication Strategy Session

    Anxiety Medication Strategy Session

    In “Anxiety Medication Strategy Session,” changing opinions on music, bouts of anxiety, recent publication in Identity Theory and Disturb the Universe, family life changes, increased mobility, and resumption of some duties. Last Old Guy Or First New Guy? Recently, I read a tweet by flea, and I was forced to reconsider: Pat Matheny was a…

  • Burnin’


    Welcome to “Burnin’” on the What’s The Matter With Me? Podcast In this episode, I’m still recovering from my last rhizotomy procedure, managing to get to get new footwear, and get out to a show in my wheelchair Burn Victim They Look Like Sneakers Tiitration Blues William Parker’s New Heart Trio Titration Blues, Pt. 2 Parting…

  • No More Painkillers

    No More Painkillers

    Welcome to What’s The Matter With Me? Podcast, “No More Painkillers” It’s a big day for me because I’m finally free of trigeminal neuralgia pain after successful rhizotomy surgery last month. It’s been seven years that I’ve been battling the disease and it feels like a major victory. This Week’s Selfie

  • Pain / Withdrawal Cycle

    Pain / Withdrawal Cycle

    Pain / Withdrawal Cycle Swallowing Evaluation AKA Diagnostic Fluoroscopy Medication (mis-)management traps me in the the pain & withdrawal cycle. Read more for my visit to the nurse practicioner, diagnostic fluoroscopy, postlude with John John & more.

  • Infusion


    In this episode we’ll go through getting an infusion infusion nounthe slow injection of a substance into a vein or tissue. Google Dictionary I was due for my Rituxan infusion, my primary multiple sclerosis (MS) medication, on January 4th.  I called a week ahead. I needed to get bloodwork at a lab and approval from the…