Patients Talk About Symptoms
Perry Myers, Evanston, IL
“I was tired quite often, and I used to respond to that either with coffee or vitamins. I was always looking for something to give me an energy burst.
“If I’m going somewhere with a 2- or 3-hour flight, it’s a great time to take a nap for me, and so I warn people who are next to me [on the airplane], and I say, ‘Listen, if I’m snoring, you have permission to nudge me and wake me up. I don’t want you to have to live through this.’ “