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Do I have chronic pain, or does it have me?

Semantics and rhetoric are things I love, perhaps accounting for much of my interest in illness narratives. So I find it fascinating to consider the language used in referring to someone’s impairment. 376 more words

Chronic Pain

Keep Going!

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” Wayne Gretky

One of my earliest memories as a child was my first hockey game with my dad. 323 more words

The aquarium.

Just wanted to share some photos from the aquarium.

First and foremost, Jon hated all the children.

Somebody....Anybody.... PLEASE HELP ME!?!?!

First of all, I owe you all a great deal of gratitude!! When I started writing this blog a few weeks ago, never in my imagination’s wildest dream did I think anyone would find it and take the time to read it, let alone follow it. 520 more words

Chronic Pain

Some days. . .

it’s all I can do to keep my chin up.

Its not a good day.  The weather has caused a flare up, which depresses me. 30 more words

Arthritis

MANCHESTER BRANCH LIBRARY TO OFFER SELF-MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP FOR SUFFERERS OF CHRONIC DISEASES

MANCHESTER – A six-week course will be offered at the Manchester branch that is designed help individuals with chronic conditions overcome daily challenges and maintain an active and fulfilling life. 153 more words