Posts Tagged ‘pain’

Well I just got back from a two day trip to New York City. I decided to go to the taping of the Daily Show after encouragement from friends. The results were…mixed. I asked the show if I could be accommodated, due to my difficulty with standing. They told me to ask for a chair […]


The people in my life always mean well when they try to give me advice on how to deal with my RA. But the more they do, the less I feel like they understand. I don’t talk about it too much here, but I am a politics junkie. I watch political tv, read political blogs […]


So two nights ago I had a bit of insomnia. It has been worse, but I was awake for the crucial 2-4am hours, so when I woke up, I felt like I was run over by a truck. Most of the day consisted of me yawning and wishing I could sleep. It was not cool. […]


Feeling better

04Apr09

After a restful day yesterday and a good night sleep last night, I am feeling much better. I still seem to be having some stomach issues, but it isn’t as bad as yesterday. And emotionally I feel better prepared to handle myself. We’re planning on going downtown to meet family for lunch. So in preparation […]


Yesterday was another adventure at my new Rheumatologists. I swear, she had no recollection of my visit three months ago. That is understandable, but would it hurt to at least glance at my chart and my past RA paperwork before you walk in the exam room? She wants me to see a Podiatrist for my […]


So over the last week, my feet have gotten more and more sore. I’ve thought it was me working out more, but at the end of the last week I started getting this sharp pain on the side of my foot when I walked. When I got home I realized that I had what looks […]