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Alyona Kochetkova. When I was ill. Без названия
The diagnosis was unexpected. I was scared of the unknown. My anxiety began to grow.
Alyona Kochetkova. When I was ill. Без названия
I felt there were some changes in my life, but I didn’t fully realize them
Alyona Kochetkova. When I was ill. Без названия
The illness made me reassess my entire life. I was consumed by multiple thoughts.
Alyona Kochetkova. When I was ill. Без названия
Intravenous therapy drew a line under my past. That was the beginning of my struggle for recovery.

Alyona Kochetkova. When I was ill. Без названия
Having meals was a serious problem. I understood the vital importance of eating, but couldn’t help it. I had no appetite. Even my favorite food lacked taste and was disgusting.
Alyona Kochetkova. When I was ill. Без названия
Having meals was a serious problem. I understood the vital importance of eating, but couldn’t help it. I had no appetite. Even my favorite food lacked taste and was disgusting.
Alyona Kochetkova. When I was ill. Без названия
Like so many other people, I had lots of questions in mind: «Why did it happen to me? » No real answer can be given. It is significant not only to search for the cure in faith but to understand that the illness is an experience, a test. And it is a part of life, which teaches us a lot and leads to spiritual transformations.
Alyona Kochetkova. When I was ill. Без названия
Insomnia, nausea, chest discomfort and headache heightened the emotional tension.
Alyona Kochetkova. When I was ill. Без названия
Hair loss, which is painless itself but can’t be easily accepted emotionally. New “hairstyle” in combination with my swollen face irritated me.
Alyona Kochetkova. When I was ill. Без названия
I was not able to concentrate on anything. I sometimes felt like shattered glass.
Alyona Kochetkova. When I was ill. Без названия
A lot of things that I had considered important turned out to be insignificant and faded. At the same time big love came along, giving me hope and making me stronger.
Alyona Kochetkova. When I was ill. Без названия
Even the positive effect of treatment cannot guarantee full recovery. But there is always hope for the best.