Adult Naps Are Completely Underrated

FibroSleep is made by the company, ProHealth, and intended for "even the most challenged" sleepers. Often Fibromyalgia causes poor sleep and/or what we like to call, Painsomnia, in the chronic illness community.

One Step Forward, Four Years Back

This blog post is a tad overdue; to be honest, I think I have been apprehensive to talk about getting a second opinion, what that means, potential outcomes, and everything else that has been happening surrounding the appointment. It almost didn't feel real that I would get a second opinion because I scheduled the appointment [...]

A Confused Health Update

I mentioned back in October, that I was in one of the worst flares I have ever had while I was doing all of that travel and conference experience (#MedX and #TXFM). The flare continued when I got home. And added lovely symptoms of fatigue, body aches, congestion, headaches, etc. I had a feeling I would [...]

ePharma Blog Posts

Hi everyone!   I just wanted to update with a post on my blog posts for ePharma Summit. You can read my posts, and others, on their blog, here. Follow them on social media with @epharma and #epharma16.   Here are the first two posts, I'll edit this and add more as they are published. [...]

Patient, Person, Actor, Life.

As we wrapped up the last day of Mayo Clinic Center for Innovation Transform 2015 yesterday, so many thoughts are running through my brain. And said brain is mush, ya'll. I'm traveled out. I'm conferenced out. I'm worked out. I need a vacation! But it's all so worth it. I'm forever changed by all of [...]

My Little Piece of “Cake.”

Yet again, I found myself awake in the middle of the night. Tonight it was 3am. I didn't take my sleeping medicines, for the sole reason that I thought I was tired enough to sleep through the night without them. And for the fact that I hate taking them in the first place. But alas, [...]

The Invisibility of Invisible Illness

I'm just a little bit over two years into my diagnoses of chronic diseases. Who knows how long I've actually had them, or at the very least had the beginning symptoms. But March 3, 2013 feels like it was a mix between my D-Day and my Birth. It's bizarre to feel like your world is [...]