Since I got the diagnosis, I have made a few changes to help me deal with the impending difficulties. I suspect that each of us has our own plan to fight ataxia (no such plan is a plan too!). And while I normally approve of each of us’ s right to feel awful and free to decide for ourselves, I consider the lack of any preventive action to be stupid. I’m sorry. But since you are here and reading this blog, this is some step in becoming more familiar with ataxia. Maybe you are not ready to face it yet.
Since this is my blog, I decided to describe my own perspective on vaccines. I wrote about the relationship of COVID vaccines and ataxia earlier here: link; Two weeks ago, I had the opportunity to get vaccinated. The vaccine I got is made by Johnson & Johnson, and it’s called Janssen. It is the vaccine with the lowest effectiveness available, but it is the fastest. After just one week, it largely eliminates the chance to get severe Covid disease and is single-dose. It can be said that I already have it over my head and now all that remains is