Chronic Illness

It Takes Courage

It’s surprising to me that I’ve been so affected by the passing of John McCain.  I don’t write about politics on this blog, but there are some people (who happen to be in politics) that are worth writing about. I’ve certainly become very sad about the loss of Senator McCain.  Listening to the non-stop stories on tv, I’ve learned more …

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Chronic Illness

All The Nerves

My chiropractic treatment trial was a one day disaster.  By the evening of the treatment, my throat started hurting and my back was throbbing.  When my throat hurts, it’s always followed by a flare of pain.  The next day was even worse.  Now, five days later, the pain is severe. Late Saturday night I noticed a rash on my breast, …

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Chronic Illness, Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, Small Fiber Neuropathy

I’ll Try Anything

My pain from Sciatica has been getting worse, so I did something today that I said I wouldn’t do.  I went to see my chiropractor. After wearing a Milwaukee brace in my teens for scoliosis, the pain began to disrupt my life in my twenties.  It progressively worsened until my body was nonfunctional.  From my mid-thirties until around 50 I …

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