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Why Choosing the Right Doctor should be more like Dating

When it comes to dating, the age old saying applies… you have to kiss a lot of frogs before you find your prince. I believe the same sentiment can be applied to finding the right doctor… you have to face a lot of ignorance before you find a medical professional that understands. 480 more words

Thanksgiving 2016

Thanksgiving 2016

I was having a nearly pain-free day until my mother needed a pan that was on the top shelf. While reaching for it and then climbing down off the chair, my ankle gave way and I have been in pain since. 306 more words


A Trip to the Museum

Trip to the Museum

I planned on going to the Museum of Fine Arts today if the weather permitted. Snow was in the forecast and I wasn’t sure what it was going to be like. 954 more words



No, I’ve never left Earth and I’ve not seen UFO’s or aliens.  I hope that doesn’t disappoint you.  Abduct is defined in Webster’s dictionary as “to take away from a place by force.”  At this point in life, I felt I was being abducted and held hostage by my own body/health.  2,423 more words

My Life

A Snapshot From Last Night

It’s 4 a.m., and once again I’m unable to sleep. As I sit alone in my living room, guided meditation for pain streaming though my iPhone and sounds of my husband and dog’s snores hovering in the background, I attempt to choke back the tears. 68 more words

therapy, eye appt and other things

Therapy eye appt and other things

Today is the US election day. I had voted last week so I didn’t have to go near a poll today. 784 more words


Today I wear Orange

Today I wear Orange not because it will benefit me, but because it WILL benefit my loved ones, friends and those around the world who have never heard of CRPS, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome… 411 more words