Great reading. Look forward to being a contributor to that thread down the road.
You have found a welcoming brotherhood here!
Any treatments you might need down the road, our members here will share first hand experiences.
Meanwhile, we have assembled something to help newly diagnosed members.
Go to the top of your screen and find the search bar. It is likely next to a magnifying glass icon. Once you are there, type in this exact thread title:
Letters To The Newly Diagnosed
That thread will immediately pop up. Click on it, and begin reading the letters. You will be inspired, informed, and uplifted. Every letter was written by a brother, a comrade ---- fellows who stand alongside you now.
Wishing you the best,
Cyclone --- Iowa State University