When you have a chronic illness, or two, or five it can get expensive and more often than not the more disabling it is the more likely it is it will impact your capacity to make an income or your income stability. It is like trying to balance an impossible equation It is the ultimate … Continue reading Being Chronically ill is more expensive than people believe
I was told to take 5000 IU for my chronic pain which is fibromyalgia and chronic migraine. Mostly because there was this suggestion it could help people with chronic pain. But does it help with fibromyalgia pain? The reason it is researched is that Vitamin D is looked at for Chronic Pain quite a bit. … Continue reading Does Vitamin D work for fibromyalgia pain?
I am very careful when choosing vitamins and supplements due to the cost factor and just reducing them to essentials. There are ones I take all the time and certain ones that are extremely beneficial in the winter months. So there are a few essentials I use in the winter for sure. And a few … Continue reading Winter supplements and vitamins
I have been put on Vitamin D by the pain clinic and before that, by my doctor. Both of them recommended 5000 IU of it for chronic pain.NO. Not because I am a vampire that never sees sunlight. Specifically for the chronic pain. I assumed there must be conclusive evidence for this but you know … Continue reading Does Vitamin D help with chronic pain?
"I have been given this product as part of a product review through the Chronic Illness Bloggers network. Although the product was a gift, all opinions in this review remain my own and I was in no way influenced by the company. " Prohealth offers the product Fibro Soothe. I personally am pretty interested in these … Continue reading Review: Fibro Soothe
Ginger has long, long been used for nausea, upset stomach, and diarrhea. We often use it for migraine nausea but now I am thinking maybe even migraine related diarrhea. The study in my image references comparing ginger (Given in power form) compared to a triptan (sumatriptan) and found them similarly to abort a migraine within … Continue reading Looking at Ginger for migraine