Fibromyalgia and Isolation

Fibromyalgia and Isolation

  I've always have been comfortable by myself. To the point that I have gone to the movies, concerts, traveled and relocated by myself. Not because I didn't have anyone but simply if I was ready to make a move, being alone didn't stop me. Now I almost can't stand being around others. And if [...]

I have finally caved and began medication for my fibromyalgia..

I have finally caved and began medication for my fibromyalgia..

I have finally caved and began medication for my fibromyalgia.. nortriptylin 25mg.  Boy.. the first week was tough.   8 1/2 years after my diagnosis I am finally getting treated for my Fibromyalgia.  As a sufferer I can tell you how insidious this syndrome can be first hand. Over the years I've become used to the [...]

Fibromyalgia Guilt..

Fibromyalgia Guilt..

Okay this is going to be short, sweet and to the point.  As someone who suffers from fibromyalgia also suffers from overwhelming guilt. What do I mean by that? I'll to you, this syndrome is so inconsistent, it's impossible to make any futuristic plans. I say that now, even though it's taken me nine years [...]

Is it Pain? or Do I Need An Attitude Adjustment?

Is it Pain? or Do I Need An Attitude Adjustment?

Yes it's time for one of my personal experience rants... mis·er·a·ble ˈmiz(ə)rəb(ə)l/ adjective (of a person) wretchedly unhappy or uncomfortable. "their happiness made Anne feel even more miserable" unhappy, sad, sorrowful, dejected, depressed, downcast, downhearted, down,despondent, disconsolate, wretched, glum, gloomy, dismal, melancholy, woebegone,doleful, forlorn, heartbroken; More   2. pitiably small or inadequate. "all they pay [...]

Why Do You Have Fibromyalgia? found this article on Fibromyalgia-Symptoms.org

Why Do You Have Fibromyalgia?  found this article on Fibromyalgia-Symptoms.org

Why Do You Have Fibromyalgia? Are Your Children Doomed?  The Genetic Factor. Is there a fibromyalgia gene that predetermined your condition even before you were born?  Read on…. Is fibromyalgia a genetic condition passed along from parents to children in a never ending cycle of pain, fatigue and sore muscles?  Studies have uncovered that fibromyalgia [...]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month.. I need to be examined.

Breast Cancer Awareness Month.. I need to be examined.

Breast cancer is another concern for women Fibromyalgia victims

fibromyalgia and sex

fibromyalgia and sex

I found this article on WebMD.com I know this sounds a little crazy but I am space relieved to find that I am not the only one who has no sex life. This is another symptom of fibromyalgia intimacy is very hard at a 18-year-old son and a partner of 10 years that I cannot [...]