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For the past several days, I have been dealing with a husband in severe pain from osteoarthritis, plantar fasciitis, and back spasms.
I have driven him to Urgent Care, picked up prescriptions, provided him with a walking stick and a cane, set up a heating pad, researched his conditions on the computer, talked him through his exercises, and more. 131 more words
Have you ever heard of the spoon theory? There are a huge group of people with Fibromyalgia and other pain disorders that call themselves “Spoonies” because of this little story where a friend tries explaining Fibro in a way that compares daily tasks with a pile of spoons. 375 more words