Fibro Pain vs. Passion As if the pain of fibromyalgia isn’t enough, the effect of said pain can wreak havoc on our personal lives. You see, it’s not just pain like a headache or even a broken bone. This pain is constant with no hope of ending. And to make matters worse the pain does not… Continue reading How to Push Past Pain to Produce Passion
Do You Have Questions About Fibromyalgia? Do you wonder if it is real or just something made up? What are they talking about when they say, “I don’t have enough spoons”? Why can’t you come out to the parties anymore? I know that I had a lot of questions until recently… I had friends… Continue reading Have Questions About Fibromyalgia?
Back in the day, they called it growing pains. Well, I had enough growing pains to be ten feet tall. But there was never any evidence of a problem, just pain after exertion. Several times during the 5th and 6th grade, I had excruciating chest pain. This pain took my breath away and felt like I… Continue reading Growing Pains ~ Fibromyalgia?
Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Your Fibro Mom With Mother’s Day approaching, I thought I would write a post about what you could get for your Fibro Warrior Mom. Then the Chronic Mom posted this and I figure … My work is done. Shelley hit the nail on the head with her post so since… Continue reading Fibromyalgia Awareness & Mother’s Day
May 12 is Fibromyalgia Awareness Day. Fibromyalgia is an invisible disease meaning that to look at me, you wouldn’t know that I am sick. Presently doctors do not know the cause, therefore, they are only able to treat the symptoms and that not well. Some doctors don’t even think it is a disease. Some say you… Continue reading Fibromyalgia Awareness Post #3
I kept asking God “Why are you taking everything I love away from me?” …
Don’t eat wheat.
Don’t eat Potatoes.
It makes you wonder, “What can I eat?”
OK. I admit it! … I am a sugar-holic. I love sweets and I have very little willpower to resist them. If it’s there, I want it. I’m doing some better but it is still a challenge. To be honest, I have yet to have a doctor tell me to eat more healthy or tell me… Continue reading No Sugar Tonight
It’s hard to swallow; but we are what we eat. We really don’t want to admit that all the snacks and goodies we ingest are hurting us.
I haven’t tried yoga for my fibromyalgia, so I’ve asked a friend to give us some insight. Katarina has some great pointers for us here ….