Chronic Pain Thoughts – Maybe The Pain Isn’t So Bad Anymore?

You know every once in a while you think *maybe* just maybe you don't need all these pain meds anymore? Miraculously you might be "better" and you let the hours between doses lapse. Maybe over 2 days even, you kinda don't worry … [Read more...]

Fibromyalgia – how is your nerve pain?

I'm up another night with that bone deep squirmy nerve pain feeling. The kind you feel in your hips and/or knees that makes you feel like you *must* move them. Get up, pace a bit. Sit back down coz you are too tired to do much else. Endure the … [Read more...]

Pain Journal January 24 – 2012

My well meaning intention to blog daily didn't pan out last week, at all. I could blame procrastination, but in all honesty I have been asleep most of this last week. I don't know why, I don't know what's going on. I just can't … [Read more...]

Pain Journal Jan 14 – 2012

Was up all night, which isn't unusual. Especially after sleeping so much in the last 3 days. My costochondritis is really acting up though. A pain flare? Due to weather? I don't know and I still have a hard time deciding what even is a pain … [Read more...]

Pain Journal Jan 13 – 2012

Seems all I've been doing for the last several days is sleep. This is nothing new to me at all. I often go a few days of not being able to sleep or not being able to sleep more than a few hours at a time followed by days of not being able to stay … [Read more...]