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Destiny Rhodes finds solace in music. Diagnosed with temporal-lobe epilepsy when she was 17 months old, Destiny says when she started playing guitar as a teenager, it became a constant source of comfort during her uncertain health. Despite medication, Destiny’s seizures continued for more than 20 years, often occurring several times a week. The medication also plagued her with a plethora of discouraging side effects that Destiny describes as “lots of bad feelings.” “I had dizziness, drowsiness, depression, anger, tiredness,…
- April 17, 2021
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