Tag Archives: Guest Blogger Emily

Baby on Board

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By Emily Spurrier From her Blog: Dys-Located This is the sixth and final entry in a blog series on Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) as part of EB Awareness Week (October 25-31). *************************** Earlier in life, I had envisioned myself having three children. I always said that the first would be a boy, the second, a girl… and the third…

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Further Into Adulthood

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By Emily Spurrier From her Blog: Dys-Located This is the fifth in a blog series on Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) as part of EB Awareness Week (October 25-31). *************************** Following the demise of my first serious relationship, I figured honesty was still the best policy with those I had dated. With the first potentiality, however, intimacy was not an…

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Into Adulthood

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By Emily Spurrier From her Blog: Dys-Located This is the fourth in a blog series on Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) as part of EB Awareness Week (October 25-31). *************************** By the time I was fourteen, I was able to walk long distances, but could not do so in shoes. I was in an adapted physical education…

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Childhood

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By Emily Spurrier From her Blog: Dys-Located This is the third in a blog series on Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) as part of EB Awareness Week (October 25-31). *************************** My mother turned 28 on October 25, 1974. On that same day, she received a phone call advising her that her one-week-old infant would only live for…

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What is EB?

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By Emily Spurrier From her Blog: Dys-Located This is the first in a blog series on Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) as part of EB Awareness Week (October 25-31). *************************** Some would describe EB as horrific. Some use words like “Painful”, “devastating”, “horrible”, “dreadful” or “insurmountable”. In reality, for several who do not know what EB is,…

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