I watched Cast Away a couple of days ago. I have seen it before but it really hit me at the end when he goes
One of the most powerful strategies we have seen in treating pain is when we don’t allow patients to discuss their pain with anyone –
I am a shadow of who I could be. Who I would be without chronic pain and chronic illness. Pain and illness changes us What
So this is going to be a bit hard to articulate since I have a migraine and vertigo at the moment. Sort of a tornado
Sometimes we exceed our limits to have an adventure… and we pay the price. But we plan for the consequences of our actions and are
One of the hardest things about having a chronic illness is all the worrying about things I have absolutely no control over. Let it be.
What did you feel when diagnosed with fibromyalgia? I can tell you for me it was a relief. I had symptoms for years but being
Yes, I am guilty of being ill. And we can feel this guilt acutely. When: We don’t perform to our standards When we don’t perform
You know when it comes to privacy I am aware not to allow certain apps access, not to take those infernal quizzes on Facebook, to
Me: I’m going to clean the house in One day! Body: Hell no, you’re not. Me: Yep, getting started now. *Does one thing* Body: Here
For some reason, we can be adverse to asking for help when we need it. I think this can occur for a few reasons. The
Some key things to point out before I begin. I have a journal for general life. I have my blog for everything health and back.
Chronic illness and coping can change our lives in many ways. When life expands I recently have had medical treatment for my major depressive disorder
Chronic illness doesn’t eradicate ambition, desires, goals and dreams. But it can limit our capacity to achieve ambitions we have geared our lives for. Careers