Raising Children as a Chronic Pain Patient

Raising Children as a Chronic Pain Patient

The pain does not have to interfere with raising good humans. I am a chronic pain patient. My pain is manageable, which means: it will never go away or be cured but can be reduced enough to allow me to move and walk up to two miles on a good day, with some modifications and [...]

Should I Have Back Surgery?

I find myself at a crossroads. I usually try to keep things upbeat when I write, but life isn't always sunshine and rainbows. I have serious spine issues. I'm barely into my forties and I have the spine of an octogenarian. I don't let it keep my spirits down, but sometimes it does keep me [...]