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Babes, we are not doctors. Nor are we lawyers. In fact, we're just a bunch of women (and a few men) who are sick and want to share resources. So please be careful what you do after reading medical advice here. Always speak to your health care professional before trying a new medication, supplement, exercise routine, etc. ChronicBabe.com and its staff are not liable if bad stuff happens to you, and we would hate for bad stuff to happen to you! So be smart, savvy, and do your own research. XO Jenni, the Editrix
I was recently asked to be part of the #BeReal campaign. It's all about letting who you are on the inside out in the world. As someone with an invisible illness, that was a little scary for me but I think it is time we had a voice. What do you think?…Continue
Ugh. This just crushes my heart.
Here's my tale :
After five constantly sick years being a early education teacher, I found a fantastic career opportunity with my local major health center. My new position was in registration, working with computers & people, two of the things I'm best at. I would be verifying identities & insurances, getting signatures for consent, and being an optimistic friendly in the scary world of the emergency department. I said my…Continue
Earlier today I had a spinal cord simulator placed in my back...I have some seriously bad siatica pain and degenerative disc issues. I am doing a trial for 5 days. Has anyone used one of these? They are hoping it helps with my Fibro also. Any information would be great. BTW it appears to definitely helping with my pain but where they put the wires in hurts like a @#$#%!