I knew I was feeling too well there for a while. I get my hopes up, feel well for a while and think that maybe just this once, I am finally getting my life and my health under control. Then I get this bad sinus infection … [Read more...] about Sinusitis & Bladder Issues – My Life Is So Much Fun
The second story has been posted on the Fighting Fatigue "Fighting Back Challenge website and I'm thrilled to share it with you all! Click on the link below and you will read about how my friend, Michelle, has found a way to … [Read more...] about Fighting Back Challenge: “Ten Things That CFS Has Taught Me”
Last week I was excited to announce the Fighting Fatigue "Fighting Back Challenge" and already we have received a submisison of an inspirational story by a CFS & Fibromyalgia survivor! To read Debbie's amazing story … [Read more...] about First Person to Take the “Fighting Back Challenge”!
I had a really bad CFS spell yesterday and most of today and once again, all of the things I wanted to get done I had to let go and push off until my next day off, which is Friday. One of my major issues I have is that when … [Read more...] about If Tomorrow Never Comes….Then What?
It's a blessing to wake up every morning in a free country knowing that we have choices that many people in other countries don't have. We have the right to read the books we want to read, we have the right to say what we … [Read more...] about ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia Has Robbed Us Of Choices
I've been sick since Friday and I'm assuming it's the flu bug that has been going around. I've been feeling semi-sick on my stomach and I have a cold and sinus headache and now it's settled in my chest, so I'm coughing with … [Read more...] about ME/CFS, Fibromyalgia & the Flu
The weather is as unpredictable as our ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia symptoms can be. I find that I personally struggle the most with symptoms flaring when the weather and temperatures are at extremes - either really hot, really … [Read more...] about CFS & Fibromyalgia Symptoms Flare In Cold Weather
I published a picture of myself on this post because it is relevant to what I am about to post. At work the other day, a customer overheard me talking to another employee when I was explaining why I only work a few hours a … [Read more...] about The Invisibility of ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia
I hate going to the dentist worse than anything. Everytime I have to go, I dread the thought and I don't want the date to come, but I faithfully go to my check-ups twice a year and for anything else that needs done … [Read more...] about TMJ Symptoms Worsen – Affecting Dental Health
Last week I started physical therapy and it went rather well. From what I remember, it is going a lot better for me this time around than what it has previously. I attribute it to the fact that my body is in better physical … [Read more...] about My First Week of Physical Therapy…