Probably since my early teens I have fought with pain. However I was only diagnosed with Fibromyalgia in my early twenties. If you want to know more, please see my Living with Fibromyalgia post. Otherwise please see my latest Fibromyalgia Blog Posts below.
Thank you for reading! And feel free to get in touch via my Twitter or Facebook page if you want to talk about anything in these posts.
The Fibromyalgia Used-To-Do Guy, Part 1Having had Fibromyalgia for probably over twenty-five years now, like many people without a chronic illness, life has changed many times over. But there are "normal" life changes, like going to univer... Read More →
The Sickness ConundrumComm terminals beeped quietly but persistently, the occasional astromech whirred through doing their daily tasks and the allies of the Alliance held their usual conversations and exchanged intelligenc... Read More →
I Don't Have Three HandsA few days ago, I had three drinks I needed to carry up to my office. I took one drink in each hand and told my three-year-old daughter I would be popping down for the last one. Her response to most s... Read More →
What's a Day With Fibromyalgia Like?From time-to-time people send me encouraging Tweets saying that I do a lot despite fighting Fibromyalgia. Although I do share about how bad my pain levels are, I really try to make sure it's only a sm... Read More →
When Social Media is a Force for GoodSocial Media often hits the news for all the wrong reasons - and we do need to address those. But I'm not giving the negatives any airtime here, because I want to celebrate when Social Media is a forc... Read More →
Fibromyalgia and Streaming GamesI have been running my rather haphazard Twitch Channel for over a year now. I started by wondering if I could even "do" this streaming thing. I made the mistake of looking at successful streamers' fol... Read More →
CBD Oil for FibromyalgiaCBD Oil for Fibromyalgia and other conditions is a fairly recent appearance on the landscape of self-treatment.. They can also be quite expensive, so when a company offered me some free samples of the... Read More →
Working With Fibromyalgia - An UpdateIt has been a long time since I wrote my original post, on balancing a job with Fibromyalgia. Since that time much has changed, both in my general life, but also in a decline in my health. Instead of... Read More →
When Rest is not RestfulSo I am coming to the end of a week of work. I have slept anywhere between 9 and 12 hours each night, depending on how I felt. I have not had to attend to client work all week. Granted both my wife an... Read More →
Fibromyalgia - It's Not Your FaultImage Credit This might seem obvious to some, but I know I very often forget this: Fibromyalgia, or [insert your Chronic Illness here], and all its related traits, behaviours and flaws, is not you... Read More →
Face Pain in FibromyalgiaThis is going to be one of my shortest posts. I really want to reach out to you about your experiences of face pain and fibromyalgia. How I Experience Face PainIt can strike at any time, but is... Read More →
Fibromyalgia Interview: @GONZ0HUNTERI was quite humbled when @GONZ0HUNTER, a bloke with Fibro suggested I interview him for my site. It's not something I had thought of doing, but it's always good to share experiences. So here's how the... Read More →
The Effect of Stress on FibromyalgiaStress, or more broadly speaking, anxiety can be brought about in various ways. Common stress factors for most 'normal' people include work, weddings, deaths, family tensions, finances and deadlines.... Read More →
Balancing Fibromyalgia With a JobThis post will be updated soonish as I no longer have a 'normal job' due to pain. I'm leaving it here in case it still helps people in its current form!I find myself in the blessed position of being a... Read More →