Inflammation & Pain

Inflammation - a word that Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS patients know all to well - and feel way too much of in our bodies all of the time. As a Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS patient, blood tests always reveal … [Read more...]

What To Do With Those Holiday Blues…

The holidays are meant to be a happy and joyous time but for many suffering from chronic illness and chronic pain, the lonliness, exhaustion and the sickness causes the depressioin to worsen and the … [Read more...]

Chronic Pain – Like the Annoying Person Who Never Leaves

When I went in for physical therapy the other day, my therapist asked me that ever-annoying question that us chronic pain sufferers hate to hear:  "What is your pain level today on a scale of 1 - … [Read more...]

My First Week of Physical Therapy…

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 … [Read more...]

FDA Bans Darvocet & Darvon (Propoxyphene) from Market

The FDA removed Darvocet & Darvon from the market on November 19th citing serious heart risk.  The FDA also warns that anyone taking these medications should call their doctor immediately.  … [Read more...]