I realize this article was written 10 years ago but it is still very relevant. Having been diagnosed with fibromyalgia in 1999. I have lived a secret double life. Afraid to share with anyone that I have this disease! When I was diagnosed with Hemochromatosis in 2008 I though "Will this remove the stigma which... Continue Reading →
Ever been in a sleep lab? The wires attached by gooey wax or something similar stuck to your scalp? Then there was the camera..... but the bed was very comfy. Anyway enjoy.
I'm still awake with these god darned annoying wiggling, burning, painful, tangley(yup I made that word up) feet who have betrayed me so badly I just want to end any relationship I have ever had with them. The hack saw idea wasn't a well thought out plan. It would take too much time to-remove each... Continue Reading →
(Its a slightly humorous theory for a very real topic. Of coarse I have ZERO plans to chop my legs off.... I spent time in a hospital as a child with a child who had a limb removed. She cried and screamed for her missing limb) Please excuse typos... still suffering from double vision. I'm... Continue Reading →
What does the full moon have to do with restless leg syndrome? A friend of mine also states the same. Her RLS is aggravation just like mine! We both get lidocaine infusions monthly. The lidocaine infusing does help with RLS symptoms for a few weeks.
IT’s your BP. It is 210 / 101. Are you taking your medication? um YES. Everyday? Yes for almost 15 years. Any other symptoms? EXCUSE ME? Is there anything else I just made my will, medical proxy, blah, blah, blah but I haven’t signed then yet. This means my daughter still has the right to... Continue Reading →
If you have ever experienced an episode of RLS (restless leg syndrome) then you might understand this.... Sunday night, maybe it was early Monday morning I awoke in agony with an attack of RLS. Not a little attack, the kind where I take a short walk around the house. Nope this was a FULL BLOWN,... Continue Reading →