I'm 23 years old, and it has been a long road.
I am about to go home and cook some rice, green beans, and cod. My diet has been mostly consisting of rice and fish here lately since it seems to be the only thing my stomach can easily tolerate...
Oh my goodness...like so many others I'm drawing lots of similarities. I was diagnosed with Celiac on February 6th and I have been gluten free since February 15th! My stomach is feeling better, but that's about it right now... All my life, since I can remember (yes, even at five years old) I have struggled with depression, anxiety, and suicide. I had to be medicated in my early teens for it, which is when a lot of other symptoms began to develop. By 17 I was taking 300mg of Effexor XR per day, I was a year behind in school (I made it up quickly and graduated on time, fortunately!), I nev