There are times when people judge us for being ill. We are just lazy. We just need to exercise. We are not trying hard enough
I’m not full of warm fuzzy and rainbows. I’m not like a super-duper positivity dude that is going to blow sunshine up your butt. Just
Pain is a complex beast that needs complex treatment. But there is a lot of chronic pain stigma. And we can’t all afford the chronic
I am just going to say it, you can repress all you want, you can be as stoic as you want, as zen as humanly
My doctor had taken me off my slow release tramadol on the recommendation of a neurologist I had seen for a consultation set up by
So I am Canadian, so medicinal and recreational cannabis is legal here. And this gave me the opportunity to give it a go for pain.
I have been very unwell and it is a difficult time for me really. Rough year. Really rough year. But I just go on day
So I had taken off my slow release tramadol a while back now. And it sucks. I have been in so much pain lately and
I exceeded my limits a couple of days ago. I helped my dad move with my spouse. My dad is also disabled. I am disabled.
I think we all know suffering is inevitable. It is actually a function of being human. We all suffer in different ways. It is so
I have been chronically more than half my life not counting the joint hypermobility pain as a child. And the older I get the more
You know my common-law spouse has been with me 22 years. And that means he was there for my fibromyalgia diagnosis. For the migraines. When
How A Trump Proposal Could Reduce ‘Happy’ Disabled People A new policy proposal by the Trump administration calls for the surveillance of disabled people’s social
So I have learned a lot of painful lessons from pain, the hard way, more than once, because that is how I roll. Here are