6 reasons chronic pain is the worst

6 reasons chronic pain is the worst

Because living with chronic pain is not easy. You have to pretend to be sympathetic to other people’s pain- When someone is going on and on about how much they hurt after running ten miles it’s all you can do not to punch them. Instead you paste a sympathetic look on your face and agree that […]

5 tips for cleaning with chronic pain

5 tips for cleaning with chronic pain

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure policy for details.  I have two kids and a messy husband so keeping my house clean is a daily battle. Ideally I would have a perfectly clean and organized home because messes stress me out, but the people I live with have different ideas and […]

cbd clinic pain relief

Pain relief through CBD Clinic

Although this product was a gift, all opinions in this review remain my own and I was in no way influenced by the company. For more details please see my disclosure policy.  In my never ending quest for pain relief I’ve had a chance to try a few different pain creams. This time I tried out […]

5 things not to say to someone with chronic illness

5 things not to say to people with chronic illness

When you have a chronic illness you tend to get the same reactions from people over and over again. As much as you try to remember that most people have good intentions being regularly put into a position where you have to defend your illness is exasperating. Here are some suggestions for what not to say […]

10 truths about taking opioids for chronic pain

10 truths about taking opioids for chronic pain

Being on opioid medication because of chronic pain is practically a criminal offense these days. You spend a lot of time defending the decisions you and your doctor decided was best for you , and usually you’re defending these decisions to people who don’t actually know anything about pain. There are substantial misconceptions going around […]