12 things I can tell you about chronic pain

I have had chronic pain officially for 23 years but I was complaining about pain since around 8 years old- before I even remember it really. I became to have memories of it around 12. You know, feeling drained by it and having troubles sleeping because of it. That sort of thing. It just means … Continue reading 12 things I can tell you about chronic pain

How to Understand Someone with Chronic Pain

September is Pain Awareness Month and as such maybe we can spread some awareness of living with and coping with chronic pain. To that, I would like to explain how to understand someone with chronic pain- the basic essentials. Impact to Quality of Life with Chronic Pain How to understand someone with chronic pain We … Continue reading How to Understand Someone with Chronic Pain

Highly Sensitive Person and chronic illness

I was reading the book Quiet by Susan Cain about Introversion and its benefits... I highly recommend it to any introvert, by the way. And there was a section on HSP- Highly Sensitive Persons and the research behind it. And... I think I fit rather well into that category. More HSP are introverts but they … Continue reading Highly Sensitive Person and chronic illness