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rlee8235

Las Vegas, Nevada
Diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, I blog about the invisible illness and try to find humor in everyday life. Sometimes I find it and sometimes I don't. I love talking with people who have this disease and you're more than welcome to make comments on my blog or you can email me directly at... Full Bio
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TWO OLD GOATS ESSENTIAL OIL LOTION REVIEW by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia I read about it.It sounded kind of interesting.So, I contacted the owner. It still surprises me that people respond the way they do. I sent an email ... Read on »
TBT...PUMPED UP KICKS AND FEEDBACK LOOPS by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia I always knew I was dysfunctional.I just didn't know it ran so deep.Clear down to my neurotransmitters. I think we all have a dysfunctional neurotra ... Read on »
WHEN DID I BECOME A DOCTOR? by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia I've done it myself.I'm as guilty as the next person.We really need to find a balance. The vaccine issue the past few weeks has been a real eye opener f ... Read on »
FAKE SUPPLEMENTS.....THE OLD SWITCHEROO. by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia How dare they?We should be up in arms.Is anything real anymore? I was reading an article about herbal supplements. A lot of us use them in conjunction ... Read on »
UPDATE ON LOW DOSE NALTREXONE by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia New study.Old pills.Can we tell the difference. I wrote about low dose Naltrexone for the use of pain management in Fibromyalgia back in 2010. Stanford ... Read on »
QUESTIONS BUT NO ANSWERS.....YET by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia So, what is it?Will they ever know?Or do I just continue to question? I'm really sick of going to doctors. I guess what I mean to say is that I'm si ... Read on »
THE MUSCLE REBELLION OF 2015 by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia Oh, what a beautiful morning!Oh, what a beautiful day!I've got a wonderful feeling....blah, blah, blah....What a crock. First of all, I've never been ... Read on »
BABY, IT'S COLD INSIDE by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia Localized or whole body?Freezing or sub-freezing temperatures?Are you in? Think for a minute. You are ready to get into a chamber to expose your body to ... Read on »
2015? REALLY? by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia Wow!The days turn into weeks.Turn into months.Turn into years. I must be getting old because time is moving much faster than I'd like. I can't believe a ... Read on »
MERRY CHRISTMAS ETC. by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia It's Christmas Day.It's windy and cold.Need I say more? I love Christmas. I love the season, decorating and buying presents. The rush of the malls and ... Read on »
THE WEATHER AND THE VERY ICKY DAY by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia It's been cloudy,it's been humid.Yippee. I continue to run my usual errands although with less frequency. To the casual observer I look like anyon ... Read on »
THE MAGICAL TIN FOIL CURE FOR PAIN by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia I'll admit.I can be a tad gullible.But this?No way. For those of us who have been lucky enough to have been inducted in the Chronic Pain Hall of F ... Read on »
THE THANKSGIVING CONUNDRUM 2014 by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia Well, I've done it again.Just when I thought I wouldn't.I just couldn't help myself. Every year I say the same thing. I promise myself that I will ... Read on »
WHY SHOULD WE CARE ABOUT KRATOM? by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia What is it?How is it used?Is it safe?I don't know. I was reading about the latest thing to pop up about painkillers. People on forums and Facebook hav ... Read on »
DR. SEAN MACKEY ......AN UPDATE ON FIBRO by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia There are times that we feel left behind.Some doctors don't believe us.Some people don't believe us.Sometimes we don't believe us.Go here. ... Read on »
OUR HALLOWEEN MASKS by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia Masks. Halloween.Chronic Pain.The perfect trifecta. It's so true that we disguise ourselves. Whether we have a chronic illness or not we usually n ... Read on »
STOP, DROP AND PUT IT IN NEUTRAL by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia It's been well documented that our physical and emotional wellness intersect. We need management tips and we need them bad because, let's face it ... Read on »
THE CDC AND THE THREE STOOGES COMPARISON by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia OK.I know the memes are out there.But......They just had one job.One. As far as I'm concerned; they blew it. I usually don't write political criticisms ... Read on »
500 POSTS AND COUNTING by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia 500.I can't believe it.Thank you. When I first started blogging it was mainly for me. It was a way to find out what was going on in my body and also a ... Read on »
THE POSTER CHILDREN FOR PAIN by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia A Medscape Article.It was long.But I read it to the end.And this is what I found! On September 17, 2014 Medscape published an interview with Dr. D ... Read on »