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Food Diary - month 8: celebrating summer salads and new drinks discovered

After 8 months of following a gluten-free, potato-free, low-sugar diet I can report the good news that I now have:

  • Stable weight
  • No IBS
  • Clearer mind…
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Straight, No Chaser: Fibromyalgia

Previously, Straight, No Chaser has discussed the frustration of uncertainty some patients have with having symptoms and not being given a diagnosis (much less a cure). 583 more words

Sterling Medical Advice

Straight, No Chaser: Your Questions About Chronic Pain and Management

Chronic pain and its management are complicated topics, both for sufferers and those who care for them. Thank you for your feedback on the previous post and appreciating the spirit in which the information was provided. 644 more words

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When plans go wrong remember . . .

 The best laid schemes o’ Mice an’ Men, 

Gang aft agley,’

Robert Burns

Field Mouse

I’ve always been a planner. I have lists of lists, diaries, calendars, post-it-notes, magnets holding notes to the fridge and notes pinned to a pin board; not to mention the notes, reminders and alarms set on my phone, pad and computer.

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Weekend wrap-up

I hope everyone enjoyed their fourth of July weekend! I had a quiet weekend that was spent with family. Fourth of July is such a fun holiday. 372 more words

Hide and Seek

Just out of grasp

A glimpse caught…

Around the next corner

Creeping slowly…

Hopes abound

Maybe this time…

Nothing! How could this be?

So elusive…so evasive! 33 more words

Food Diary – my new shopping list, snacks and cheats and a wonderful alternative to bread

In this series of posts Sally shares the first stages of her lifestyle change to a gluten-free, potato-free and low sugar diet, as one of the ways to manage her fibromyalgia symptoms. 1,342 more words