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Having no direction in life.

Chronic pain/illness is a life changing experience. We lose so much; our health, family, friends, independence, happiness, ourselves etc. Sometimes it seems like we have no direction in life, all our life revolves around is our pain and our illness and everything that brings. 689 more words

Bad day.

Today is a bad pain day, I’ve had quite a few recently. Actually more than quite a few, the majority of days in the past 2 weeks have been bad. 265 more words

Is it all in your head?

Firstly I’m going to start off by saying no! Because it most definitely is not all in your head.

I haven’t talked much about the time when I first got sick before, it feels like a lifetime ago to be honest, and it kind of was. 897 more words

For the first time in over 4 years I am out of therapy.

I’ve been in therapy almost as long as I’ve been sick.
I started seeing my school counsellor a few months after I got sick and started to go downhill mood wise. 272 more words


One of life’s biggest questions when your in chronic pain or have a chronic illness is why? Why did this happen to me? why did I get sick? 328 more words

Feeling better than I have in years.

Right now I’m in the middle of a bit of a flare up, the pain has been really bad the last couple of days. Last night after I got back from taekwondo training it was god awful and it’s not much better today either. 976 more words

Why exercise is the best painkiller.

So as you know if you’ve been following my blog for a while I’m a black belt in Tae Kwon-Do and train at least 5 times a week for an hour and a half to two hours each time. 528 more words