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Lyrica & lullabies

Saw my rheumatologist today. All the tests came back normal, except for my antibody test and my vitamin D of course. Since I have no other symptoms, we can say I have fibro but nothing else. 463 more words

Being A Grown Up


So, its been a few days since I last shared.  Just been resting and relaxing, since that’s what I can do without over doing anything.  I know how to do that very well now.   262 more words

Chronic Pain

Exercising with Fibromyalgia: the April Fitness Challenge

Exercising is a challenge when all you really want to do is take a nap, especially when the exercise exhausts you further rather than invigorates you. 1,263 more words

Managing Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia: What the body goes through during a flare

Fibromyalgia is one of the stronger illnesses I have been diagnosed with. Yet, before posting anything on the website about the disease, I wanted to wait until a flare hit. 907 more words


A Healthier Life 05/05/2016

April was a busy month with lots of appointments. Most of these appointments were with the local Diabetes Program.

At my last appointment with their dietician I upgraded to the One Touch Verio Flex glucometer from the One Touch Ultra Mini. 580 more words


Living a 'normal' life with a chronic illness.

So, previously (2014), I wrote ‘A day in the life of a paediatric nurse‘.

Unlike my brothers, I am in no way an ‘academic’. 3,618 more words

Life with Fibro Told through Gifs

Sleep is for the weak.

We always wake up tired, go to sleep tired–we’re just always tired. Tired is a part of our personality and we’re trying to stay awake constantly like: 292 more words