I want to wish all of my readers, faithful Fighting Fatigue followers, and visitors a very Merry Christmas! May you and your families be safe, enjoy the holiday and have great health. While we spend the day enjoying our … [Read more...] about Merry Christmas!
As I was writing my post for today on my IC Disease blog, I sort of poured my heart out about how I am feeling a little down the past few days. I wrote about my passion for sharing information on misunderstood illnesses that … [Read more...] about Christmas Reflection
I got a call yesterday from my son's school principal regarding a problem they are having with him at lunch. The principal proceeded to tell me that my son has thrown up probably 8 or more times already this year during … [Read more...] about Problems With My Son: Is It Physical or Psychological?
I know I haven't posted as much this week as I normally would and I apologize. I have been having a CFS flare that is leaving me pretty much bedridden and I had to force myself to get up and write this little bit. I hope to … [Read more...] about Sorry For Lack of Posting This Week: Not Well
I fear that my going back out into the working world may have been a mistake. Even though I am only working 12 - 15 hours a week, I find that it is really taking a huge toll on me. I like working, I really do; however, my … [Read more...] about Going Back To Work May Have Been A Mistake
I made it through my first two days of work! Between Sunday and Monday I worked a total of 12 hours and I did rather well considering I haven't worked in a long time. I haven't had a job where I had to be on my feet for 11 … [Read more...] about Back to Work: I Made it Through My First 2 Days!
As we near the end of September, I know that I probably only have a couple more weeks left to get anything productive done. Typically from October through March I notice a definite increase in my fatigue and pain, thanks to … [Read more...] about Tis the Season To Really Start Feeling Like Crap
I had mentioned on here a while back that I was putting applications in at different places to see if I could find a part-time job.† Well, I got a call on Monday from Giant Foods, had an interview Tuesday, and was hire … [Read more...] about I Got A Part-time Job!
I go for a massage every six weeks to help with my Fibromyalgia pain and for my back pain and problems. ¬†Today is the first time I have ever felt worse after the massage instead of better. ¬†I had a different massage therapist … [Read more...] about I Feel Worse After Massage
Saturday I went to the beauty shop to have my hair permed and the perm did not take - not on the ends anyway. How this happened, I will never know. I thought immediately after my perm that my hair didn't look very curly, but … [Read more...] about My Hairdresser and I Have Two Things In Common: IC & Fibromyalgia