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Pain... Oh, the Pain!

I have a completely new appreciation for those who suffer from chronic pain syndrome.

Not that long ago, my wife made it clear to me she thought I was suffering from CPS. 1,293 more words


My Fight With Sleep Becomes Addicting

Strange to say… but my fight with sleep apparently became addicting at least for my body.

When I visited my new doctor at Johns Hopkins in early July I mentioned it was an eye-opening 90 minutes. 1,078 more words


Dealing With Depression... not RLS

As I indicated in my previous post about “Misunderstanding My Pain,” in hindsight there were many symptoms, diagnoses, etc. that probably seemed to indicate I had RLS and PLMD as early as my high school years. 1,212 more words


Misunderstanding My Pain: Hindsight is 20/20

I have always been active and as I get older it has been hard to not stay as active, fit, etc. as I once was. I played collegiate soccer, worked with the women’s basketball team in college, played noon-time hoops, all after having played as many sports as I could as a child and through high school. 1,086 more words


My Fight With Sleep... Gets More Complicated

In the first blog (My Fight With Sleep) of this series, I explained how I had been having an ongoing fight with sleep for two decades Рat least. 1,054 more words


My Fight With Sleep

For almost as long as I can remember, I have not slept very well. Since high school at least. There have always been reasons: active mind, depression, studying, chronic knee problems (pain). 938 more words



I’ve put away some dreams. Did I have a choice? Yet, others I have kept alive by making them a reality. What would life be without dreams? 570 more words

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