Tag Archives: coping with chronic pain

Why does it hurt more at night?

I think many of us have asked this question: Why does it seem to hurt so much more at night? Now I’m also certain that a few will respond that it hurts more during the day, or after strenuous activity … Continue reading

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Dead Man Walking

Seven years have past.  It was cancer they said.  Frightened I was but was determined to fight.  As heavy the load, it would get heavier still.  It’s as if I’m a dead man walking. I hear the angels talking talking talking Now I’m … Continue reading

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The Link Between Inflammation and Chronic Illness with Answers

***A chronic illness may be defined as a long-lasting condition that can be controlled but not cured.***  Chronic illness impacts people all over the world. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reports that chronic disease is the leading cause of death … Continue reading

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I use apple cider vinegar in my diet plan, do you?

Here’s a little different post today.  One about diet, nutrition and wellness. ***I think diet is very important in fighting chronic illness.*** There is good reason that apple cider vinegar is regarded as a remedy for a myriad of illnesses and … Continue reading

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One Week: A Snapshot of Chronic Illness and its Impact

One Week: A Snapshot of Chronic Illness and its Impact.

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Chronic Pain: It’s Real and What Can We Do About It

***Pain is cruel.  It can take many forms.  It is real no matter the source or the cause.  And it can last forever.***  Those of us who suffer from severe, chronic pain know how it can disrupt and damage our lives making … Continue reading

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My home as a refuge from my chronic disease

I thought for this post I would talk a little bit about how I make the most of my world at home. ***This is where I spend almost all my time although I do get out on the occasional errand, … Continue reading

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Why I include chai tea in my total nutrition plan

***Sometime in early 2009, I discovered a wonderful beverage – chai tea.***  Well, some might be thinking something like, “What took you so long?”  I admit that although I have consumed a tremendous amount of iced tea over my life … Continue reading

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