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Fibromyalgia

Growing Pains or Fibromyalgia?

By On February 21, 2017

My 7 year old has been complaining about pain in her left Achilles tendon. After x-rays showed no issue, doc advised us to ice it and rest. It seemed to be fine… Read More

Coping

The 3 most effective ways for moms to cope during a flare. (That don’t involve yoga!)

By On January 8, 2017

To be honest, I think I’ve passed the “flare” phase of fibromyalgia. Meaning, I am in a constant state of steady symptoms whereas so many go through a few days or weeks… Read More

Coping

Writing As Self Care – Guest Post

By On January 5, 2017

The following is an incredible guest post by a fellow mama with chronic pain. This is the must-read post to get you thinking about your own self-care, especially if you are a… Read More

Coping

Moms > Pain

By On January 4, 2017

So I got to do a fun guest post for a wonderful mommy blogger who also suffers from chronic pain and a rare disease called Marfan Syndrome. I wrote the top 5… Read More

Coping

You can add Sjogren’s to the list – seriously?

By On January 4, 2017

As of late, my gums have been inflamed. My tongue feels enlarged and burn. I wake up at night with the most severe dry mouth I have ever imagined – water doesn’t… Read More