Category Archives: Stress

Waking and Sleeping

It’s very easy to become anxious about one’s sleep patterns. How often do we hear someone talking about how they “can’t sleep”? Actually, how often do we, ourselves, say those words? I know I used to talk about lack of … Continue reading

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Another Lesson Learned

I am pleased to say that this week hasn’t been too bad. Yes, there’s been fatigue, but it has simply been a nuisance rather than dragging me way down. Also, pain has been minimal. I should add, at this point, … Continue reading

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Taking Care Of Oneself, Bossy-Style

Last time I posted on here I mentioned that I was coming off the Amitriptyline and not replacing it with any other medication for the Fibromyalgia. Having gradually reduced the Amitriptyline, I took my final dose just over a week … Continue reading

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The Radical Option

Do you ever go “commando”? Or ride bareback? If you do you’ll be able to identify with what I’m about to do… I went to see Dr. Azeer this morning – oh, and that is a story in itself! Anyway, … Continue reading

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You Might Say It’s Been Quiet But…

There doesn’t seem to have been much happening here lately, does there? Well, actually, that’s completely wrong as a huge amount has been happening. So much, in fact, that Fibromyalgia hasn’t really had much of a look in. That doesn’t … Continue reading

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All Bets Are Off

I spoke too soon. I should have just kept quiet, shouldn’t I? Why did I tempt fate? Although I don’t think I had mentioned it on here, when speaking to friends, if they asked me how things were going, I … Continue reading

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New Things Are Happening

The major stresses in my life recently are continuing. The levels of stress vary but are consistently high and the impact on my health and wellbeing becomes more apparent. My mood has lowered during these last three weeks and I … Continue reading

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