Chronic Pain, Fibromyalgia, Health

Comforting Words

"Me Too" There is so much truth to these words.  I just love how a community of people suffering from Fibromyalgia can pull together and support one another.  They may be miles apart and may not know each other at all and yet, we are all connected to each other by this awful condition.  We… Continue reading Comforting Words

Chronic Pain, Depression, Disability, Fibromyalgia, Health

My long journey to diagnosis

My Long Journey to Diagnosis To talk about the journey to diagnosis is important as it is just as traumatic as the diagnosis itself.  Many months, lots of doctors, lots of visits, lots of unnecessary painful medical procedures and tests, lots of costs involved, lots of heartache and painful moments.  As awareness of Fibromyalgia is… Continue reading My long journey to diagnosis

Chronic Pain, Depression, Fibromyalgia, Health

Things NOT to say to someone with Fibromyalgia

It is a sad reality that people with fibromyalgia often have to deal with judgement and criticism from their friends, family and the public at large.  A lot of this is very cruel and hurtful.  Education is key!  If somebody you know or love suffers from fibromyalgia, then you really should try and find out… Continue reading Things NOT to say to someone with Fibromyalgia