Author archives: Kaley Zeitouni

  • Learning to Laugh About My Illness

  • During my diagnosis, there were days when, while I still didn’t know what was going in my body, and while I still could not sit through class because of my symptoms, I just wanted to be at school.  I was blessed that Kadima Hebrew Academy was very understanding and allowed me to come to school durin[...]
  • My Whirlwind Diagnosis | Multiple Sclerosis

  • Anyone who has gone through a diagnosis knows that no matter how many people are supporting you, you are utterly, and completely alone.  My diagnosis felt like it was never going to end.  Ironically, I was craving a diagnosis by the time I actually got one, simply because of the grueling process.  I[...]
  • A Blessing in Disguise | My MS Diagnosis

  • WELCOME TO THE WORLD, WELCOME TO LIFE! This is how I felt when I was diagnosed with MS at twelve years old.  Suddenly I felt like I was alive!  Now, make no mistake, I am not entertaining any illusions that having a chronic illness is a fun walk in the park.  Because, it is NOT.  But my diagnosis c[...]