Enjoying the Summer with CFS & Fibromyalgia

Now that we have been having a heat wave here over the past few days, I have started getting in the mood for the summer.  I always look forward to the spring and early summer season because I tend to … [Read more...]

How Our Children Respond to CFS & Fibro Flares

  Children are very observant and they notice every single thing.  They know when something is not right and they know when we are not well.  They can sense it whether we try to fake it or not.  My … [Read more...]

It’s Not Negativity – It’s Called “Being Sick”!

The helpful advice of others, or what they presume to be helpful advice...don't we just love it?  It's always interesting to have people who have absolutely no clue as to what we go through everyday … [Read more...]

Filing A Complaint Under the Americans with Disabilities Act

 If you have been discriminated against by an employer because of your disaiblity, you can file a complaint with the EEOC under the Americans with Disabilities Act.  I covered much of Title I of … [Read more...]

Part 1: Americans with Disabilities Act

 Disabled employees are supposed to be protected by the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, but we all know that as chronically ill patients, we face discrimination on the job frequently due to … [Read more...]