I have some exciting new stories posted on the Fighting Fatigue Fighting Back Challenge website! Both of these ladies are very inspirational and have done remarkable things for the CFS & Fibromyalgia community! Just … [Read more...] about Check Out the Latest “Fighting Back Challenge” Stories!
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
A recent study by the University of Utah & Emory University has found that Isentress, Merck's AIDS treatment drug, fights the XMRV virus. While researchers are still saying that it is way too early to suggest that … [Read more...] about Study Found Isentress (AIDS Drug) Blocks XMRV
As I sat down to write this post, I found that typing these words were not easy. It was not easy because it's always a difficult thing to realize, then admit (especially to the world) one's own faults. But here I am, once … [Read more...] about Love, Understanding & Compassion Are A Two Way Street
The buzz among ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia patients and bloggers is the latest government funding figures for 2011 for ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia research, which were posted by the ME/CFS Worldwide Patient Alliance recently. … [Read more...] about Lack of Government Funding for ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia Research
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”
The unpredictable nature of ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia makes daily life a challenge for those of us who are trying to survive with the illnesses. Never knowing from 0ne day to the next what is going to happen, what we will or … [Read more...] about The Only Thing Predictiable About CFS & FM Is the Unpredictability
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”!
In order to stay sane, I always try to find the silver lining in the world of chronic illness. I think one of the true blessings of being sick is that it has helped me to be more empathetic towards others. I find that I can … [Read more...] about Empathy & Tough Love Comes with Chronic Illness
Thanks to the CFS Central blog for putting the news out there regarding Myra McClure's appointment to the Center for Scientific Review Special Emphasis Panel, which approves National Institutes of Health grants for … [Read more...] about Patient Protest Against Myra McClure’s NIH Committee Approval for CFS Grants