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Adding My Face to Fibromyalgia Awareness, Sheila Pacheco

Fibromyalgia warrior, Sheila Pacheco, suffers from Fibromyalgia. While Sheila is not ready to share her story, she has agreed to add her face to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that Sheila has shared this, as each face added raises awareness. You can connect with Sheila by following her on Instagram. Sheila Pacheco Joplin, Missouri,… Continue reading Adding My Face to Fibromyalgia Awareness, Sheila Pacheco

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Adding My Face to Fibromyalgia Awareness, Sharron Holbert

Fibromyalgia warrior, Sharron Holbert, has added her face to "Faces of Fibromyalgia"

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Fibromyalgia; The Pain behind my Smile, by Katharine Austin

Katherine Austin shares her story about Fibromyalgia with us

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I Knew Something Was Wrong & Just Wanted ANSWERS, by Shanikwa Brown

Fibromyalgia warrior, Shanikwa Brown suffers from Fibromyalgia and Lupus. Shanikwa has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that Shanikwa has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Shanikwa by following her on Instagram. I Knew Something Was Wrong & Just Wanted… Continue reading I Knew Something Was Wrong & Just Wanted ANSWERS, by Shanikwa Brown

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I've Been Suffering From Fibromyalgia by Rika Kino

Fibromyalgia warrior, Rika Kino, suffers from Fibromyalgia. Rika has agreed to add her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I’m so grateful that she has agreed to do this, as each story told raises Fibromyalgia awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Rika Kino by following her on Instagram. I've Been Suffering from… Continue reading I've Been Suffering From Fibromyalgia by Rika Kino

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Finally Diagnosed and Finding Ways To Cope by Hayley Lindemer

Fibromyalgia warrior, Hayley Lindemer suffers from Fibromyalgia. Hayley has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that Hayley has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Hayley Lindemer by following her on Instagram. Finally Diagnosed & Finding Ways to Cope,… Continue reading Finally Diagnosed and Finding Ways To Cope by Hayley Lindemer

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Fibromyalgia Diagnosis: Searching for Answers but Treated Like a Liar Instead! by Rikki-May

Fibromyalgia warrior, Rikki-May suffers from Fibromyalgia. Rikki-May has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that Rikki-May has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Rikki-May by following her on Instagram. Fibromyalgia Diagnosis: Searching for Answers but Treated Like a Liar… Continue reading Fibromyalgia Diagnosis: Searching for Answers but Treated Like a Liar Instead! by Rikki-May

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Fibromyalgia; My Journey and My Fight, by Natasha Atkinson

Fibromyalgia warrior, Natasha Atkinson, suffers from Fibromyalgia. Natasha has agreed to add her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I’m so grateful that she has agreed to do this, as each story told raises Fibromyalgia awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Natasha Atkinson by following her on Instagram. Fibromyalgia; My Journey &… Continue reading Fibromyalgia; My Journey and My Fight, by Natasha Atkinson

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Living Life with Chronic Illnesses by Ellie-Jayne Lloyd

Chronic Illness Warrior, Ellie-Jayne Lloyd, suffers from various chronic illnesses. Ellie-Jayne has agreed to add her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that Ellie-Jayne has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Ellie-Jayne by following her on Instagram. Living Life with… Continue reading Living Life with Chronic Illnesses by Ellie-Jayne Lloyd

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Fibromyalgia: My Struggle To Obtain a Diagnosis by Katherine Williams-Watson

Fibromyalgia warrior, Katherine Williams-Watson, was diagnosed with Fibromyalgia in 2020. Katherine has agreed to add her face to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia and would like to share her story with us. I’m so grateful that Katherine has shared this, as each story told raises Fibromyalgia awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Katherine by… Continue reading Fibromyalgia: My Struggle To Obtain a Diagnosis by Katherine Williams-Watson

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My Life Now with Fibromyalgia by Shannon Senecal

Fibromyalgia warrior, Shannon Senecal suffers from Fibromyalgia. Shannon has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that Shannon has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Shannon Senecal by following her on Instagram. My Life Now with Fibromyalgia, by Shannon Senecal… Continue reading My Life Now with Fibromyalgia by Shannon Senecal

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How I Fight my Fibromyalgia Diagnosis by Zuzana Babickova

Fibromyalgia warrior, Zuzana Babickova, has been suffering from Fibromyalgia since 2016. Zuzana has added her face to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia and would like to share her story with us. I'm so grateful that Zuzana has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. Zuzana is German and so we will be posting her… Continue reading How I Fight my Fibromyalgia Diagnosis by Zuzana Babickova

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Fibromyalgia & Libido? Here are the Realities No One will Tell You

This subject is one that I haven't seen written about. It's sad because it's a reality that affects us all.

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Fighting Fibromyalgia since 2012 by Guest Blogger, Arushi Lohiya

Fibromyalgia warrior, Arushi Lohiya has been suffering from Fibromyalgia since 2012. Arushi has added her face to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia and would like to share her poem about Fibromyalgia with us. I am so grateful that Arushi shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with… Continue reading Fighting Fibromyalgia since 2012 by Guest Blogger, Arushi Lohiya

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My Fibromyalgia Story by Guest Blogger, Claire Day

My Fibromyalgia Story by Guest Blogger, Claire Day My journey with Fibromyalgia and inflammation started at the age of 21 with back pains and muscle spasms in my shoulder and neck. I was pregnant with my daughter at the time. At 3 months I was referred to a physio as my pelvis tilted and so… Continue reading My Fibromyalgia Story by Guest Blogger, Claire Day

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Would you like to help raise awareness of Fibromyalgia? Here is a simple way to do it

Fibromyalgia Awareness I’m in need of your help 🦋 The more faces and stories we share, the more awareness we bring to the disease. I really hope that you will assist and I’m looking forward to getting your responses. I’d like to thank you so much in advance 🙏

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Adding Purpose to Your Life

While looking through the internet, I came across this quote by Rick Warren. The greatest tragedy is not death, but life without purpose It resonates so much with me. I wrote an article on my blog about having to go on disability due to my Fibromyalgia and how that took away my purpose in life.… Continue reading Adding Purpose to Your Life

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My Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) & Fibromyalgia Story by Guest Blogger Antoinette Mitchell

2020 has arrived and the first post I have for you is a story by guest blogger, Antoinette Mitchell. https://nettiesmomlife.wordpress.com/ Antoinette suffers from Rheumatoid Arthritis and Fibromyalgia and would like to share both stories with you. I am so grateful to Antoinette for sharing her story with us as each story told raises awareness and… Continue reading My Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) & Fibromyalgia Story by Guest Blogger Antoinette Mitchell

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Radical Acceptance Template

In my recent blog post, Diagnosis Acceptance, you will read how I used Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Radical Acceptance, to accept my diagnosis. I have drawn up a template for you to utilize when practicing this skill: DBT Radical Acceptance Template You can download the template for free under the Resources section of this blog. You… Continue reading Radical Acceptance Template