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500 Words on Balls

After closing up the shop last night, my body sort of gave up on me. The last two weeks I’ve been pushing through classes, teaching, dealing with general academic bullshit, … 489 more words

This Is My Life And I'm Living It

Trigger Point Injections

This outpatient procedure is designed to reduce or relieve the pain of trigger points. These small, tender knots can form in muscles or in the fascia (the soft, stretchy connective tissue that surrounds muscles and organs).  234 more words

Ana Lipson Md

Weekend flare.

I decided to do gentle exercises to help cope with fibromyalgia, my partner bought an exercise bike and I decided to do 30 minutes on it. 408 more words

Fibromyalgia - About Me

Back in the land of the living, almost.

Woke up this morning and my face didn’t feel like it was going to fall off! YAY! Finally on the road to recovery. For those who are unaware, a person with Fibro has every symptom they suffer multiply somewhere between ten and a thousand times in the event of any infection or illness, be it viral or bacterial. 508 more words



I woke up this morning with a heavy heart with tears welling in my eyes.  I quickly (well, as fast as one can move with a “dead” leg and walker) got up as I felt a blog post brewing. 593 more words



Today, 03:04 AM#3


Re: The shortage has ended!
I appreciate the update, and I’m glad the program is working for you. Sounds like you had a good harvest, too. 125 more words

Chronic Pain

Voices of pain patients (Maine)


Kathy Shiplett
January 21 at 1:04pm
I, too, suffer from chronic pain and am being weaned off morphine. I have been using it successfully and responsibly for over 15 years. 118 more words

Chronic Pain