“You Don’t Have Cancer, But You Should Take Chemo”

This post is a little overdue.. I think I might have been procrastinating it because there are many things to update with regards to my health. So I apologize that it's a little lengthy. As per usual, it's one step forward, three steps back, rinse & repeat, every few months. In other words, it seems [...]

When the Unexpected Lingers

Hello, hello! It's been just a hot second, but I have been swamped with work and utterly exhausted any other moment. But here I am! Another reason I haven't written a large amount lately is because I've been in pain. I've had about 8-10 days straight of consistent pain. As I've written previously, I don't [...]

30 Things About My Invisible Illnesses You May Not Know

I found this blogger survey about invisible illnesses on But You Don't Look Sick. I thought it would be a different way to share some truths about invisible illnesses and, hopefully, raise awareness for these chronic conditions that many of us suffer with, while looking outwardly healthy. 30 Things About My Invisible Illness You May [...]

Fibromyalgia: The Temperature Extremist

Just this morning, I read an interesting article surrounding the correlation between temperature and fibromyalgia. First of all, it makes me happy to continue and see articles, research, and attention around fibromyalgia. This chronic disease is still inching its way into being accepted by society and the medical community. Thankfully, most doctors now agree with [...]

Facing Your Chronic Fears

This is a topic I don't talk about often. In fact, I'm not sure that I've talked about this with much of anyone. Living with more than one chronic illness is a roller coaster. It's like hearing a tornado on the weather report and walking right into it. Or having the flu 24 hours a [...]

Not just your grandma’s arthritis…

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A warning to Fibromyalgia sufferers…

I needed a place to voice my frustration and concern over a common Fibromyalgia treatment. I haven't visited this space in a ridiculously long time, and I won't sit here and promise that I'll be here on a regular basis. But here we go. I've spent about a year and a half determined that I [...]