So I had a chat with my boss a few days back about my lack of progress. He is a good man. And a great
For some of us, we have years of pain to reflect on. And that can mean times where we didn’t cope well at all.
We all know fear when it comes to chronic illness. Here are some fears we have to deal with because of our illnesses. The fear
Fear is a part of chronic illness and chronic pain. But the fear I have lately isn’t one of the limitations. That fear that inhibits
Here is the thing about fear and pain. We learn it. For me, it came from working a decade in a horrible workplace. The environment
I know I have a self-worth problem. It developed over time from the guilt of being in pain, missing work and being told I should
The only thing to fear is fear itself. Well, maybe. Fear and chronic illness can comingle and create what doctors refer to as ‘sick behaviors’.
No matter what I do, it hurts. The chronic pain will be there. This is the thought process I go through with migraines. Not my
Functional. I wrote this about the word because I do loathe it. When I used to work if I was in a lot of pain,
Migraine awareness Day 9 What fear can teach us: I love this lecture. Great way to look at fears. Because it is exactly true. They
The fear of suffering is far worse than suffering itself To some extent this is true. Suffering sucks. I know a lot about suffering
What’s your biggest Migraine related fear? How do you cope with it? That the pain will never end and it will kill me. Or more