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And then he told me that he didn't drink either because he was in outpatient rehab for drugs.
But I had suffered such extreme isolation in my own body as doctor after doctor told me that nothing was wrong with me, despite the fact that I had tested positive for Lyme.
So when I finally received my diagnosis in the summer of 2014, I decided to start a support group to find validation in others who had gone through such a traumatic experience. Facebook has become a sort of coming-out place for illness, be it your pet's, your mom's, or your own.
This was not at all what I expected him to say, and it couldn't have been an easy thing to tell me.
So there we were, both having revealed really private but pivotal parts of ourselves within the first five minutes.I hold steadfast to the belief that love and connection are healing; there are studies that prove this, but I think intuitively we all know it to be true.