Chronic Illness, Health, Life

Another Setback? No, Another Opportunity

The Diagnosis Ever since my neurologist thought I had fibromyalgia, I've been curious about confirming that diagnosis. The two rheumatologists I've visited in the past five years have said nothing about me having fibromyalgia. Why, then, did my neurologist believe I did? In the world of chronic illness, it's not uncommon to get a second,… Continue reading Another Setback? No, Another Opportunity


On My Own

All weekend, I've been laid up with another rheumatoid arthritis flare. I spent Friday in bed, sleeping most of the time, and on Saturday, I managed to get groceries and spend the evening with family for our family Christmas that night. Today, we had planned to go to a local farm for a Christmas festival.… Continue reading On My Own