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Suicidal Thoughts with a Chronic Illness

I want to start this off by saying this; you never know what is going on in the life of someone from young to old that may cause them to take their life. 342 more words


January 15th, Sunday

I should explain the Prednisone drug reference. Good physical health enables denial of the problems of aging. You don’t notice the gradual and progressive slowing down and wearing out of the machine. 493 more words


Changing the View of Chronic Illness

“Let’s face it, it’s not easy living with the invisible disease. The phrase “judging a book by its cover” comes to mind for people with RA. 532 more words

The Old Lady In My Bones

Whatever will be, will be?

Hey there, you! How’s your day been? New year treating you well so far?

Its been an interesting start to the new year here. At the end of last year I had my youngest in and out of specialist offices and diagnostic testing, to discover that the kiddo has Rheumatoid Arthritis. 529 more words

Get Up.. Stand Up..Don't give up the Fight!..

Written on January 12, 2017

It’s very easy to give in.  It takes no effort at all to give into any weakness of any kind.  How many times have you given into some desire or trigger?  700 more words

Just One of Those Days

Just one of those fibromyalgia days.


Living with RA - 9 Songs that "Get it"

I cant be the only one who finds that music can profoundly affect your moods. Oddly I find that in addition to seeking songs that pull me out of my funk when my RA has me down, I also look for songs that seem to ‘understand’ on some level. 470 more words