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Tips for Supporting a Chronic Partner

Last night I stumbled upon a post on Pinterest that made me cry. It made me cry because it is fantastic, so it was tears due to a display of true love. It was written by a guy who has been married to his wife for almost 14 years, and his wife suffers from chronic…… Continue reading Tips for Supporting a Chronic Partner

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The Difficulty of Chronics vs Being Sick

Since I got diagnosed with all my Chronics (see the sidebar for the list), it is very difficult to determine when I’m sick. Why? Well, let’s break that down, shall we? First, the symptoms of the common cold (source: Mayo Clinic): Runny or stuffy nose Itchy or sore throat Cough Congestion Slight body aches or a…… Continue reading The Difficulty of Chronics vs Being Sick

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Tips for Winter Pain Flares

The links in this article are not affiliated links, they’re just so you can find things quickly if you are interested. I literally get nothing from them being in my post (sadly, hehe). I’m sure many people with fibromyalgia (and probably other chronic pain conditions) experience discomfort when the weather changes. For me, cold weather…… Continue reading Tips for Winter Pain Flares

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Purple Sweet Potatoes?!

Apparently, these are a thing! My favorite color is purple! We were walking through the grocery store the other day, and as Dan was surveying the produce section he goes “those are weird potatoes.” Of course, I had to go check what they were. They were really odd shaped, definitely looked like the roots that…… Continue reading Purple Sweet Potatoes?!