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Crying

Crying is the body’s way to relieve stress during times of anxiety. When I go through periods when I feel like I have to cry all of the time it means that I’m experiencing a lot of pain, and then stress and anxiety resulting from that pain. 311 more words

Migraine

A Morbid Dream...

The estrogen seems to have helped a lot with the depression. So far, I have not had the horrible depression hit at night since day two of taking it. 1,366 more words

My Life

Apps for pain?!

It is always a good idea to keep a pain diary to show your doctor, but this is always something I have struggled  with as there is too much information to relay but where to start? 747 more words

Disability

The Relationship of Relationships

I’ve been on a mission of late to try to pinpoint “when” SLE ( Systemic lupus erythematosus ) entered my life. Why I “got” SLE. Why, in the twelve years I’ve dealt with it I’ve had serious flares and symptoms, and other times I’ve managed my symptoms enough to get some things accomplished. 2,029 more words

Lupus

Herbs and Supplements for Pain Relief

There are plenty of reasons to seek out natural pain relief.

For some people, over the counter medications just don’t cut it. Others just don’t like the idea of prescription painkillers, to take medications, or are afraid of getting addicted. 310 more words

Pain Management

Is self hatred making us sick (Link)

I found this great article today by Sarah Wilson via news.co.au, the same lady who bought us ‘I quit sugar’. It’s an interesting article, especially about the gender difference between the number of men and women who suffer autoummune disease. 1,130 more words

Fibromyalgia