Shit in Mind, Shit in (out) Body

Stomach in knots, shoulders tensed up towards my ears, sweat on my brow, teeth clenched, head starting to throb.  I'm not inflicted with the flu or any other ailment.  This is simply how my body responds to my mind.  Ever get the nervous shits?  Yeah, that happens to me constantly.  I, thanks to my anxiety and nerves, deal with I.B.S....more
Thank you so much for your comment! I sooo agree--everything works together! :)more

Another trip to the ER goes badly…Thank God for DAN Doctors

Monday, was such a long day. We did our normal, all day therapy. We visited some friends, when Gabe said his stomach hurt. I asked if he had to go “Caca.” Of course he said No, and I proceeded to make him to at least sit on the toilet. I get him to go, he comes out saying he feels better, and goes back to playing. About 30mins later. He come out and says. “Mommy, I don’t feel soo good, my tummy hurts.” I look at him, and all color has gone from his face....more

Living with IBS

::::::::WARNING::::::::::  There will be talk of bodily functions!...more

Serious Spring Cleaning

This past week I've had my sister Chris here painting almost every square inch of my house....more

Fibromyalgia+ The Type "A" Personality= Chaos, Frustration and Near Insanity!

Those of you who know me personally, know all too well that I am a self professed control freak....a type "A" personality. I like everything a certain way or I have a little meltdown. When things go awry, I morph into "fix it" mode....I run around like a chicken with my head cut off making phone calls, Googling things and scribbling notes in a notebook....more
Also had bilateral pain in lower abdomin. urologist said i had a slightly enlarged prostate, ...more

From jammies that pull moisture away from your skin, to portable air conditioning units and cool pillows...

Thankfully, my days of hot flashes and evenings of night sweats are a thing of the past. For me, what finally worked was to get on the correct medications. Once my hormones were back in balance, these unpleasant (to put it mildly!) symptoms went away. ...more