Welp, on Monday I go back to work. My medically induced vacation hasn’t been as helpful as I’d hoped. But if I’m obligated to find a bright
Getting out of bed is so hard. But I did it—for the second day in a row—and finally got to sit down with my primary
Of all the ways I react in response to fibromyalgia, fear is the thing that takes up the most space in my brain and the thing I talk about the least.
My hands are swollen today. My skin burns. My knuckles ache. If I use the computer mouse for too long, my hand curls into that shape,
I am currently in the grieving stage of chronic illness. It’s hard.
I’ve been on 100 mg daily for three days. So far I am not impressed, but if I could give Cymbalta six months, I can