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I saw an osteopath three weeks ago, the same one that helped me correct my Atlas (first vertebra) in 2012, and he was able to help me again - it must have become dislocated when I did some heavy lifting during our last move, because of my connective tissue weakness. He also had to fix my lumbar vertebrae, which had been completely "twisted" according to him. That helped a great deal and the pain was basically gone for two weeks. But then last week my lumbar vertebrae started to feel weird…Continue
Hi everyone !!
I'm Laura Riley and I am new here. I wanted to blog about chronic pain because, honestly, it
is a pain. The area I live in there isn't a lot of support for these issues so, this site is
great and to be able to discuss chronic pain with others who suffer just like I do.
well,that's awesome !!
My reason for doing this is just to be able to hear from others and get support from
other members who have the same condition or…Continue
My name is Emily Berk and I am currently in the process of doing research for my Senior Research Thesis for Sociology. In short, the mission of my research is to understand how chronic illness impacts well-being. In order to do this, I must conduct interviews with individuals with a chronic illness.
I am reaching out to anyone who identifies with having a physical chronic illness in hopes that you will be willing to help me with…Continue
The black dog is of course a metaphor that was used by Winston Churchill to describe his depression. Although it is believed this expression is much older than that.
“I don’t like standing near the edge of a platform when an express train is passing through. I like to stand right back and if possible get a pillar between me and the train. I don’t like to stand by the side of a ship and look down into the water. A second’s action would end everything. A few drops of…Continue