Chronic illness: Have hope… but not too much of it

Hope is a great thing unless you are living for it. Then it is a very dangerous thing indeed. You want hope. Hopelessness is a horrible place to be. So hope is a very good thing to have. Just not to live on. Example of Too much hope with chronic pain Back in the day … Continue reading Chronic illness: Have hope… but not too much of it

Review: Benepod

I have been given this product as part of a product review. Although the product was a gift, all opinions in this review remain my own and I was in no way influenced by the company. Post may contain affiliate links. The Benepod is a really neat little device for pain management. Just a wee thing, … Continue reading Review: Benepod

Recent treatment recomendations for Fibromyalgia

Recent talks at the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting looked at overall treatment protocols we should see. The two presentations: Daniel J. Clauw, MD, a rheumatologist and professor of anesthesiology and medicine and director of the Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center at the University of Michigan, focused on the nature of pain experienced by … Continue reading Recent treatment recomendations for Fibromyalgia

10 things we are doing for our health that people are not aware of

Ever been told that you do not do 'enough' for your health? Like you're not working hard enough to cure yourself? It makes me wonder if people, in fact, realize all the things we, in fact, do for our health. And frankly, we do a whole boatload for our health and wellbeing. Doctors/specialists/tests upon tests- … Continue reading 10 things we are doing for our health that people are not aware of