This is my update on my previous story which you can read here.
In 2010, I was diagnosed with Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension and had a spinal tap, was put in a wheel chair, not able to walk for many months. A few months later I joined a gym and fought my hardest to control it even though I felt horribly sick and had severe headaches. Now I have lost 130 lbs.
I’m still working on losing more weight and guess what? I’m in remission! I have joined Taekwondo, which is a great work out and very fun, encouraging and rewarding.
I have a new son named William, who will be one years old on November, 16, 2013. The pregnancy went very well, although I had complications with the IIH. The only thing that surprised me was when I had the spinal tap done in 2010, there was severe nerve damage done in my back. And when it came to my natural delivery, I couldn’t feel any pain at all. But now I am keeping up my exercises and am looking to go into becoming a personal trainer myself. I’m living a happy life with my boyfriend and my two wonderful children.
Thank you to all of those who helped me through all the good and bad times. Love you all.