Fibromyalgia stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

August 05, 2019

poem about remembering normal Read More
Fibromyalgia symptoms affect the body, mind, and spirit. Having fibromyalgia is being in a constant state of fight or flight. This causes the cells to reuptake phosphates and returns to the cells. The cells then continually fire 24/7/365 causing pain and stiffness and fatigue. The diagnosis of fibromyalgia is the… Read More
There are over 100 types of arthritis classified in various forms. For effective treatment, we classify them into 4 groups. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 12, 2016

Reads: 403

Comments: 10

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

I have suffered from Fibromyalgia for 10 years. Like any long term illness, it can be a very lonely and isolating experience. I wrote this one day when I was feeling rather sorry for myself. Cue the violins! Read More
Normal every day activities that most people don't even think about, cause pain and struggles for those with fibromyalgia and other chronic invisible illnesses. Read More
Those who suffer from chronic pain and invisible illnesses have to withstand far more than just the pain that accompanies their condition. This article looks at that fact and gives some very basic ways to take forward steps. Read More
Multitudes of us suffer from chronic pain and we repeatedly have to deal with ill-informed, ignorant comments from all kinds of sources. It hurst most when it comes from family and friends so I provided a list of things that are not wise to say to someone suffering from chronic… Read More
I am writing a novel about my life, and everything I have gone through, in hopes that it will help some people to not feel so alone. This is just the intro. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 21, 2013

Reads: 341

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

a few more feelings about this illness that no one can see but that I have and I feel it painfully Read More
Booksie 2019 Short Story Contest

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