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Another Typical Day

Almost 2 1/2 months since my first Remicade infusion and I’m still trying to determine how much it is actually helping. I just came off a flare up that lasted about a week and a half. 175 more words

Ankylosing Spondylitis

Common Reasons Women Experience Hip Pain

Hip pain is often chronic and experienced more in women than men.  If you’re experiencing this type of pain, there may be a number of reasons for your discomfort.  384 more words

Pain Management

Mini Holiday Success

So, I’m home from the mini holiday and glad to report that it was, for the most part, a success and a much needed change of scene. 474 more words

Chronic Pain

22 Today!

Well today I turn the grand old age of 22 (although I feel so much older). Spending the day with my family is going to be great. 46 more words

Fibromyalgia

If this is not a battle, what is it?

Violent language is everywhere in the realm of illness. Especially when it comes to cancer, the terms “battling” and “fighting” as well as “winning” and “losing” come up frequently. 579 more words

Migraine

Great News For Migraine Sufferers – New Class Of Drug To Prevent Chronic Migraines

“CGRP (calcitonin-gene-related peptide) is a specific biochemical which is being targeted through his new class of drugs. Clinical trials have proved that these drugs can be an effective measure in preventing migraine in a significant amount of the population of headache sufferers.

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Chronic Pain

Experience a Migraine Through Virtual Reality | Mental Floss

“If you’ve never had a migraine, you might imagine it as just a bit worse than your run-of-the-mill headache, or assume the sufferer is using it as an excuse.

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