As a child I had noticed that I was a little different from the other kids. I complained often of bone pains.
This is Bobbie Bixler's story as told to George Malkmus at Hallelujah Acres in NC. Her story is very inspiring! Read how she beat fibromyalgia with diet. ♥
One day, out of the blue, I woke in terrible pain. I thought of heading to the hospital. My whole body felt like I had the worst flu!! I was wracked with pain. I called my family doctor for an appointment and called in sick at work. I was very animated as I spilled out all my complaints. He was a doctor that had seen fibromyalgia. “I’m afraid you have a textbook case of fibromyalgia”. It was head-to-toe! We talked a little about it. Writing on his prescription pad he said compassionately to “keep yourself warm,” and that would make […]
A day or two living pain free multiplied my productivity by 90%. Mentally, I could focus with no distractions. How tiring it is to fight pain! What a difference the right medications can make!
A video from The Doctors, the subject is fibromyalgia. The question is, are theydoing enough?
Living with Fibromyalgia Patients really hit home with me often having me in tears from the validation it provided. The little things like hand holding make a huge difference in a relationship if the pulling away is not fully understood.
For those of us who have fibromyalgia, shopping may not be fun and easy every time. We all have issues! As you flip thru the racks, you will have your eye out for different things. Really different for me, too, since I'm now 56. Here are some things that I've learned that may help you.
Just a little exercise has been blamed for pulling up your energy. That is all it was, some casual walking. And breathing some summer afternoon air. A body in motion tends to stay in motion. Science says that energy begets energy.
Did you know that what you hear has a powerful affect on how you feel, even if your not listening? Think of music and sound as real energy that can be directed and controlled to achieve your desired outcome. Notes, (energy) has the power to shatter glass, and can affect the way you internal organs function. You know that some music helps you concentrate and other music would never let you concentrate.