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  Each to their own but I'm fully vaccinated and, no, I don't know what's in it - neither this vaccine, the ones I had as a child, nor in the Big Mac, or hot dogs, other treatments…whether it's for cancer, AIDS, the one for polyarthritis, or vaccines for infants or children. I also don't know everything that’s in Ibuprofen, Tylenol, Paracetamol, or other meds, it just cures my headaches & pains. I don't know what's in the ink for tattoos, vaping, Botox and fillers, or every ingredient in my soap or shampoo or even deodorants. I don’t know the long term effect of mobile phone use or whether or not that restaurant I just ate at REALLY used clean foods and washed their hands. In short ...There's a lot of things I don't know and never will… I just know one thing: life is short, very short, I still want to do something other than just going to work every day or staying locked in my home. I still want to travel, hug people without fear and find a litt


  Googled how to get birth control without a doctor and this came up. I am about to cry. All these people have access without good medical advice

my truth

 So because my stroke was hormonal birth control I have been gun shy of anything hormonal. After 17 years and going to 2 different hematologists to make sure it's the right hormone for me, I finally agreed to switch.  So I practice what I preach, educate yourself about anything you feel uncomfortable about until you are ready! (I have been talking to people about birth control, but I wasn't ready.)  

side effects

 So I talk a lot about my birth control side effect. Although my side effect was uncommon, these are common side effects:  Intermenstrual spotting . ... Nausea . ... Breast tenderness. ... Headaches . ... Weight gain. ... Mood changes . ... Missed periods. ... Decreased libido.