7 surprising ways to exercise with chronic pain

7 surprising ways to exercise with chronic pain

When you live with chronic pain or Fibromyalgia all you hear is exercise exercise exercise. Because when just getting out of bed is accomplishment, of course you should go running because it will surely be good for you. Because this advice just won’t go away, I’ve come up with a few things that I do […]

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 […]

why i use humor to cope with chronic illness

Why I use humor to cope with chronic illness

Chronic illness isn’t funny I don’t know why you would write something like this This is in poor taste I don’t appreciate people laughing about illness This reflects badly on Fibromyalgia because people will think it’s real These are just some of the comments I get on my humorous chronic illness posts, and I always […]

how-i-fake-my-fibromyalgia-symptoms

How I fake my Fibromyalgia symptoms

When I’m faking my favorite thing to do is to pretend that I’m exhausted. It can be somewhat taxing to always look like I’ve got an endless version of the flu, but if I apply myself I can really pull it off. When I can’t get up off the couch because of my “exhaustion” I’m […]

12 days of christmas fibro gave me to

12 days of Christmas fibro gave to me

The Twelve Days of Christmas Fibromyalgia gave to me… Ginormous flare 2. Swollen hands 3. Days of itching 4. Unexplained symptoms 5. Judgmental relatives 6. Days of fibro fog 7. Sleepless nights 8. Days of fatigue 9. Magic cures offered 10. Daily medications 11. Doctor appointments 12. Trigger points