“Nickel was discovered in 1751 by the Swedish chemist Axel Fredrik Cronstedt. It is from the German word Nickel, which means “Old Nick,” a name for the devil.”
Dealing with a nickel allergy is hard, because you aren’t allergic to specific foods you are allergic to the nickel in the specific foods. So sometimes you can get away with cheating on your diet and some days well, you can predict what happens. It all depends on how much nickel you have already, but this is my week in a whole.
Allergic food offered
Me in a nutshell non-allergic-shell
My name is Barbara Njuguna. I am a recent college graduate with a B.A. in psychology, hopefully, a Ph.D. in clinical psychology. I was born in Kenya, and I feel that I am more Kenyan than American, but most disagree. I came to the United States when I was 9 years old and 10 months. I have lived a bi-continental lifestyle all my life. My parent’s decided to leave the U.S. and move back to Kenya, so it’s my sister and I trying to conquer this big country one cultural integration at a time. Read More …
Listening to music
Sometimes I don’t stress but when I do it can be disastrous. Which leads me to cheat then I stress about cheating. In this never-ending circle of trying to not betray my body, sometimes food gets the best of me. Hence my post Diary of a Mad Allergic Woman.