Having to deal with your pain on a daily basis is hard work to say the least. But when it starts to hold you Prisoner in your own body, even … Continue reading Pain as Your Motivation
As if life wasn’t expensive enough, adding your chronic illness in to the mix just made things a whole lot more expensive. In lucky enough, for the moment, to still … Continue reading The Financial Side of Chronic Pain
I worry. I am anxious. I stress. I care. I care about those around me, I worry about those around me and I try to be the best person, friend … Continue reading Who Cares For Me?
Waking up to face another day in this body that seems to have failed me in so many ways, leads to a whole new load of emotions I never even … Continue reading The Emotional side of Chronic Pain
I woke up today exhausted, but it’s the same exhaustion I woke up with yesterday. And the day before that too. In fact I’m pretty sure this is how I … Continue reading Fighting with my Fatigue
Now that Lady Gaga has come out and announced to the world she has been diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, im seeing all these “wonder” cures popping up everywhere. Perhaps because of … Continue reading Faking It
Well guys, I did it! I’m here, I’m alive (just about!) and I’m so happy to say I completed my challenge! I’m not going to lie, it’s been the longest … Continue reading The END! My BIG Challenge for Arthritis Research UK