fibromyalgia

My Story with Fibromyalgia

My Story with Fibromyalgia

I think from memory it started with me getting tired.  Tired isn’t as easy to remember as the pain and once the pain started pain and tired went hand in hand.  I can push past tired. I can push past some levels of pain and I certainly did that. However eventually, working together persistently and over time, the pain and tiredness rendered me useless…

Fibromyalgia: Dealing with the pain.

Fibromyalgia: Dealing with the pain.

Pain is one of the most debilitating symptoms of fibromyalgia and often is a major contributor to the fatigue and sleeplessness that become part of a vicious cycle.  More pain, less sleep, less sleep, more pain. The more tired you are the less able to you are mentally tolerate the pain, thus the more focus it gets and the worse you feel.  The less you sleep the more tired you are and the more pain you feel and you get where I’m going yeah? It sucks.