Gelcys Castaneda

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Gelcys is a mother to a gentleman and married to a military vet. She lives life in a battle against scoliosis and fibromyalgia. She suffers daily from headaches and migraines due to a brain tumor. But above all her chronic illnesses, she is a runner and marathoner. She runs to prove nothing is impossible and that you have the strength to overcome any obstacle that gets in your way. 

The Connection Between 'Alice in Wonderland' and Migraines

“Can you stand on your h ead?”- Cheshire Cat One of the most famous stories and movies is “Alice in Wonderland.” It is one of my favorites. It was written by Lewis Carroll in 1865. The original book was called “Alice’s Adventure in Wonderland,” but later shortened to “Alice in Wonderland.” If you haven’t read or seen any variation of the movie, it is a story about a little girl named, Alice, who falls through a rabbit hole into a fantasy world while experiencing many peculiar adventures with creatures and experiences. One known fact about Lewis Carroll is that he was known to get chronic migraines and he also had epilepsy. He experienced migraine aura symptoms before he wrote “Alice in Wonderland.” The theory is that some parts of Alice’s adventures were based on Lewis Carroll’s own migraine aura perception. This theory does explain the similarities between a migraine aura and an active migraine ( This theory is supported by many universities around the world). So, why do I connect with Lewis Carroll besides being my favorite author? Because I experience severe chronic migraines and seizures too. I have been collecting “Alice in Wonderland” copies for years, it’s my favorite Disney movie classic, and I have an Alice in Wonderland tattoo. But this was all before I found out that he was a migraineur. Once I knew that some of Alice’s adventures were loosely based on his struggle with the symptoms, I saw the movie completely differently. It hit differently. I totally got the movie and book, and saw my symptoms and pain come to life. Sometimes it is difficult for me to explain how I feel or how intense the pain is. Or how horrible it is to live like this. I just tell people, “Have you seen ‘Alice in Wonderland?’ THAT is how I feel.” Did you know there is a real neurological disorder called the Alice in Wonderland Syndrome(AIWS)? According to WebMD, It’s a rare neurological disorder characterized by distortions of visual perception, body image, and the experience of time. People may see things smaller than they are, feel their body alter in size, or experience any of the syndrome’s numerous other symptoms. These brief episodes of visual hallucinations and distorted perception appear during the aura stage before a migraine attack. Each episode can last seconds to minutes. Symptoms of AIWS include a number of changes, along with a feeling of individualization, that affect things like: Sense of time: the clock may appear to speed up or time may seem to pass very slowly Hearing: sounds are exaggerated Sight: objects appear to change in size, distance, or position Feeling: as if levitating free from gravity Visual disturbances of a migraine: Photopsia: bright flashes of light in the visual field Teichopsia : bright, shimmering, lines in the visual field Scotoma : partial loss of vision, ranging from blank spots to tunnel vision Metamorphopsia : the medical term for Alice in Wonderland Syndrome, describing the distortion of visual images in their size, shape, and color The visual disturbance characteristic to AIWS usually appear before a migraine attack by 20 to 60 minutes. While Alice in Wonderland Syndrome is more dramatic, it is not the most common migraine warning symptom. Blurred vision and sensitivity to light are the visual disturbances seen most within migraineurs. AIWS episodes may go on several times during the day. Understandably the surreal sensory-perceptive episode often cause anxiety in those who get migraines. It’s like not feeling in control of normal senses, such as like the White Rabbit, are decidedly not behaving normally. You can talk to your doctor about the AIWS if you suspect you get these symptoms or are concerned. Having someone who not only endured what you go through, but visually put it into words, then it got put on the big screen made me feel glad knowing that it’s out there. Migraines don’t have a cure and don’t get the attention they NEED. Migraines are affecting so many of us daily and we get little to no relief. And I am pretty sure, not many know this information about Alice in Wonderland either. It is very comforting to see my symptoms and pain in color and out there for the world to see when I can’t even utter the words to express it. “I’m afraid I can’t explain myself, sir. Because I am not myself, you see?” – Alice

Running Marathons With Chronic Illness

When you live with chronic illnesses, there is often a lot you aren’t told. Besides new symptoms, medication side effects and a change of lifestyle, chronic illnesses can change how you end up feeling about yourself. Depending on the chronic illnesses you are fighting through, some of them beat you up mentally as well as physically. Luckily for me, I am a fighter, a mover, a goal chaser. So I try my hardest not to let my pain and illnesses beat me up. But there are some bad days. There are some days where I just can’t. I have scoliosis, fibromyalgia and several different neurological disorders. I experience chronic migraines that are doing a lot of damage to my brain, bad enough to leave scars. I am going through several different treatments to see what works, but so far everything has failed. Still, we keep trying. This is something my husband of 12 years did not expect to happen, nor did I. But the harder my journey is getting, the harder we fight and the closer we stand. Having so much going on does take a toll on me mentally. It does make me feel alone at times because no one knows what I am going through or how I feel. But my husband makes sure I know he has my back. Whenever I feel weak or have bad days, he is right by my side. He fights all my wars with me. I couldn’t be more grateful or more honored to have him by my side. I feel bad at times because I know this isn’t the life he married into, but he has never complained about it. He thanks me for all I do and always tells me how proud he is of me. It means so much to me. I am thankful for his unconditional support. Trying to run and do marathons in my conditions is brutal. But here I am. Training has been ridiculous. My health has gotten in the way so much and makes training complicated. I already have to work much harder than most runners, so this is tough. Today was a big test on my anxiety, scoliosis, facial and body numbness (neurological issue) and willpower. I had 15 miles of training and boy was it a battle. Tears flowed — not because of pain, but because I was frustrated. I feel trapped. I want to do so much but my body won’t let me, so I get frustrated. But in walks my husband to remind me of my strength, what I have done and what I am capable of. I’ve run other marathons and this is just another one I am about to overcome. His unconditional support and love is immeasurable. He didn’t ask for this life, but he is willing to be on this journey with me and doesn’t plan on letting me be alone, ever. Sometimes you just need to hear some encouraging words and get a big hug.

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Battles are deeper than just a photo

I posted this photo a while back. This is Lyssa and I. Lyssa is my medical alert doberman. She alerts me to headaches, migraines and seizures. In this photo I didn’t get into details of how I was feeling. I didn’t describe the pain, or how much effort it took to stand up and pose. Or the fact that it was so easy to get this shot of Lyssa and I because she was already working and alerting me. All you see is my witty shirt, and my medical alert dog.

What you don’t see is me throwing up in the toilet. You can’t see the pain that I am going through. It feels as though something is trying to claw out of my skull. My head is pulsating so severely and so loud that I can actually see it. When my migraines get this bad, I can’t even walk, I don’t want to talk and the last thing I want is to hear noise.

A migraine is NOT, I repeat IS NOT a headache!!! Unless you have suffered a severe migraine yourself, it is hard to understand what going through one is like. Even though you can’t physically see it, the pain, the struggle, the uncomfortable is there. I suffer from chronic migraines about 3 to 4 times a week and together with my doctor, we are trying to figure out what is going on and what the best treatment should be. But my migraines are so aggressive, they have left my brain covered in scars.

I am always smiling, always laughing, joking and looking like I am not in pain. But the true fact is that I am in so much pain that I could cry. But why do I hide it? Because it actually helps me be more positive and stay more sane. they say laughter is the best medicine, it’s true. I rather laugh my pain off than cry it out. Crying actually makes my migraines worse! So I try to avoid it.

But inside I am tired. I am tired of the pain, the fighting, the hospital stays and all the tests. We don’t get anywhere. The only thing I have is to stay strong, keep fighting and to keep going. The migraines are so bad, I had a small stroke 3 years ago because of them. But my migraines are killer and debilitating. I spend days in bed where I can’t move because even shifting sides in bed irritate my pain. They cause numbness in my face, hands, and legs. Occasionally, it makes me go blind in one eye as well. It just depends on how bad it hits me. But again, in photos like these, you can’t see any of this.

That is why it is always good to be kind to one another. Because you never know what someone is battling. Everyone is battling something. Some battles are deeper than what a photo shows.

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Mygraines

I hear the word migraine and it makes me want to scream, vomit, and run away as fast as I can. It is the most horrifically, painful struggle ever. A migraine can cause severe throbbing pain or a pulsing sensation, usually on one side of the head. It’s often accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and extreme sensitivity to light and sound and smell.

When I get migraines, they hit me like a freight train! I’ve been suffering from migraines since my second spinal surgery when I was 16. They have only worsened since then. I do get them with auras, I see spots and my face always goes numb. It is super uncomfortable and awful. Personally, there is nothing worse than the throbbing sensation. My head doesn’t stop throbbing! It is the worst feeling in the world! It is constant and doesn’t go away most of the time. I do take preventative medication daily and have some once I feel the migraine symptoms begin but my migraines are something serious. I also take Emgality self injector shots once a month. Even though I get lots of migraines, I would get more if I wasn’t getting these shots.

It is difficult to function with a migraine. I sometimes can’t even stand up or even lay down. I’ve had to sleep in a sitting position because putting my head down causes the throbbing sensation to intensify. I have been spending a lot of time in the hospital lately due to them. I haven’t been able to get control of them and the seizures. But the pain is terrible. I can’t do anything I would usually do, like cook and clean. Migraines destroy your life. But you can choose to rise above them and find ways to fight them as best you can.

I have a very powerful weapon, her name is Lyssa. She is a rescued Doberman who is my medical alert dog. She was trained to alert me to seizures and migraines. Long story short(because I get this question often) We noticed that Lyssa was acting strange every time I got sick. We have a friend who trains service dogs and we had her evaluated and tested. She passed with flying colors. During her evaluation she was at rest and she suddenly got up. My husband and the trainer followed Lyssa to a random lady sitting on a bench nearby. Lyssa went straight to her and sat in front of her and started licking her. The trainer politely asked her if she suffered from migraines and the lady said she was sitting down because she was taking her medication because she was getting a real bad migraine. Lyssa was alerting her during her evaluation! So at that point the trainer said Lyssa has the gift and was an excellent candidate to help me. Since then we have worked together to get Lyssa to help me. Since she is a Doberman and they are known to be one of the smartest breeds, I kid you not, I give her a new task 3 or 4 times max, and she gets it. I don’t have to train her long because she picks it up quick. So yes, there is such thing as a medical alert dog for migraines. She alerts me days, hours and minutes before. I do get them before they attack, but sometimes they are too intense and off to the ER I go.

Migraines are a serious disease that tons of people have and not enough doctors out there to help us. Not much research, not enough knowledge or awareness for the billions of us suffering from this disabling disease. It isn’t just a headache and no we can’t just take 2 Advil and drink some water. We want a dark, quiet room and with no strong perfume. We want to be pain free to do what we love and enjoy the time with those we love. But for now I, myself am doing the best I can with what I have. I don’t know the last time I was pain free but I am working through it as strong and courageous as I can. That is all I have left and I am fighting this disease along with all my others ones every day. It isn’t easy but I believe I was given this life because I am strong enough to handle it.

You can beat this agonizing, incurable disease. You just have to keep fighting and keep trying to find what words best for you. Not all migraines are the same. Never give up. I know it’s painful and debilitating, but you are NOT alone.

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Can you really see me without judgement?

When you meet someone what to you see? Are you looking for something? Can you see something that isn’t there? We all have our own battles we sometimes don’t talk about. But many of us have chronic health illnesses that are not visible to the naked eye.

But what makes it worse, besides already having to deal with illnesses that probably don’t have cures and the treatments are not working, is being judged. Passing judgement is the worst EVER. Especially on something that we know you don’t know anything about(unless you’re going through it).

I am perfectly fine sharing my experience and my symptoms with my #Fibromyalgia, and my multiple brain disease problems, and I am pretty much a pro with #Scoliosis information. But when I get the look from someone like I am making it all up, then that is a completely different situation.

I know that the way society has become, the way you breathe is being judged by everyone, but it shouldn’t be and it is NOT OK. I know that it is hard to explain to someone how much you suffer on the daily, when you look perfectly fine on the outside but feel like death on the inside. It’s like putting on a constant show and being an actor. Especially when it’s talking to someone who doesn’t believe you.

I recently had an uncomfortable experience that happens all too often. When you have to explain to someone what you deal with for a particular reason without going into details and have them give you a blank stare. Not only did this person make me feel insignificant and unworthy but they made me feel like they didn’t believe anything I said about any of my chronic illnesses. I completely lost it and broke down.

It’s not right, I shouldn’t have been put in the situation to feel like this and shouldn’t have happened. While I get judged DAILY, ALLLLLL the time and I am aware of that. But this one time, it sucked. From the way it was handled, to how I felt, to how it got my #Anxiety going, and making me break down in front of my son, and a large group of people. Unnecessary. All because this person was passing judgement and didn’t believe me, instead of trying to understand.

So do me a favor, try not to judge what you don’t know, try to understand and be patient instead. It will make the person you are talking to feel better, and it will help you truly understand things a bit more. And if you can’t understand, it is much better than judging someone for something they are not. Because I guarantee you were once judged for something you are not. People with chronic health issues already deal with a lot, no need to deal with more. We rather you ask us about it then judge us about it, trust me.

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My reaction to Emilia Clarke's brain aneurysms story

Emilia Clarke, is an actress most known for her role as Daenerys Targaryen, mother of dragons on Game of Thrones. A very popular, watched TV show on HBO. Just yesterday she released an incredible story about the journey she was in during her filming of Season 1 through 3. What she went through was horrifically brave, but I also think it was admirably courageous to come out and let everyone know what she was going through.

I think her story and her words really resonate with me for several reasons. First of all, she came out and said that she had suffered a  subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) kind of #Stroke.

In her words:

“On the morning of February 11, 2011, I was getting dressed in the locker room of a gym in Crouch End, North London, when I started to feel a bad #Headache coming on. I was so fatigued that I could barely put on my sneakers. When I started my workout, I had to force myself through the first few exercises.

Then my trainer had me get into the plank position, and I immediately felt as though an elastic band were squeezing my brain. I tried to ignore the pain and push through it, but I just couldn’t. I told my trainer I had to take a break. Somehow, almost crawling, I made it to the locker room. I reached the toilet, sank to my knees, and proceeded to be violently, voluminously ill. Meanwhile, the pain—shooting, stabbing, constricting pain—was getting worse. At some level, I knew what was happening: my brain was damaged.

For a few moments, I tried to will away the pain and the nausea……..I heard a woman’s voice coming from the next stall, asking me if I was O.K. No, I wasn’t. She came to help me and maneuvered me onto my side, in the recovery position. Then everything became, at once, noisy and blurry. I remember the sound of a siren, an ambulance; I heard new voices, someone saying that my pulse was weak. I was throwing up bile. Someone found my phone and called my parents, who live in Oxfordshire, and they were told to meet me at the emergency room of Whittington Hospital.”

As I kept reading what she was going through, I couldn’t help but feel like it was me speaking. Talking about the pain I go through every day with my chronic migraines and headaches. I felt like FINALLY, someone understood what I was going through and know it isn’t just a headache, it’s something serious.

She was 24 years old when she would end up having her first brain surgery. She thought she can’t be going through something like this. But she had no choice but to go through the minimally invasive procedure to seal off the #Aneurysm. She woke up and she said she had to get over the 2 weeks hump to get a good prognosis. But she ran into a roadblock. She suddenly suffered from a condition called #Aphasia, a consequence of the brain trauma. “I could see my life ahead, and it wasn’t worth living. I am an actor; I need to remember my lines. Now I couldn’t recall my name.” she said.

“I was told that I had a smaller aneurysm on the other side of my brain, and it could “pop” at any time. The doctors said, though, that it was small and it was possible it would remain dormant and harmless indefinitely. Even before we began filming Season 2, I was deeply unsure of myself. I was often so woozy, so weak, that I thought I was going to die. Staying at a hotel in London during a publicity tour, I vividly remember thinking, I can’t keep up or think or breathe, much less try to be charming. I sipped on morphine in between interviews. The pain was there, and the fatigue was like the worst exhaustion I’d ever experienced, multiplied by a million.” Emilia stated.

Boy does this sound familiar. I have also suffered two minor strokes and they were NOT fun. I know what it’s like to barely function, or even pretend to function like a normal human being. Feeling so sick, throwing up, and the pain so intense that going to the hospital only makes it worse. But that multiplied by a million quote, I’ve said about a million times.

In a routine MRI check up, she found out that the growth on the other side of her brain, had doubled in size and needed to have another surgery. But the minimally invasive surgery failed and they needed to immediately operate the old school way, cut right through the skull. She spent another month in the hospital with a tougher recovery than the first. And she continued with the pain and struggled through working and interviews. Especially a notable one to her with MTV.

“I survived MTV and so much more. In the years since my second surgery I have healed beyond my most unreasonable hopes. I am now at a hundred per cent. Beyond my work as an actor, I’ve decided to throw myself into a charity I’ve helped develop in conjunction with partners in the U.K. and the U.S. It is called SameYou, and it aims to provide treatment for people recovering from brain injuries and stroke.”

By her sharing her journey with everyone, not only does it show her bravery, strength, and courage, but it also shows that us fighters are not alone. There is hope, there are options and there are better days. Even on the days we feel our worst, we have a little thing called HOPE we can hang onto. Thank you Emilia for sharing your story.

Erin Migdol

15 Products for Chronic Pain Relief That People Swear By

Everyone in our chronic pain community has their own tricks and techniques for coping with the pain. But there are so many lotions, oils, massagers, pillows and other tools out there meant to offer relief, it can be overwhelming to try and figure out which ones to try. We all know what works for one person may not work for you, but hearing which ones others have incorporated into their pain-relief repertoire can be helpful as you decide which ones to test.So, we asked our Mighty chronic pain community to share the products they swear by. These are the tools (aside from medication and medical cannabis) that help give them that extra relief from their pain. Let us know in the comments what other products you swear by. 1. Kalaya Naturals Pain Relief Rub This topical pain lotion can be rubbed on the site of the pain itself, providing instant and long-lasting treatment.“This is the best cream I’ve tried out of everything else (Bengay, Lakota, A535, etc). The scent isn’t overpowering at all and the relief is so soothing,” Rhia Schaerig said. Buy Kalaya Natural Pain Relief Rub for $24.98 on Amazon. 2. SBC Arnica Skincare Gel Arnica is a herb that, when applied to the skin, can provide pain relief. SBC incorporates arnica into a shower gel that is lathered onto skin with water. It’s a U.K. product, so it’s cheaper to buy in Europe than the U.S.“It’s horrid to actually apply but once it’s on, pain areas feel a little relaxed — more than ibuprofen gel at any rate!” Matthew Tyrrell recommended. Buy SBC Arnica Skincare Gel for £9.50 on SBC. 3. Microwavable Rice Heat Pack A pack filled with rice can be microwaved and laid across the painful areas. The pack featured above is especially designed to be applied to your neck.“ I bought a rice heat pack from Etsy that wraps around the neck and goes down my back. It feels amazing,” said Shannon Keating. Buy the Ferris Wheels Microwavable Heat Pack featured above for $52.95 on Etsy. 4. Electric Blanket If you constantly feel cold and experience pain relief from heat, an electric blanket is a must-have. Supersoft material like microfiber makes it even more cozy.“My pain from reflex sympathetic dystrophy/complex regional pain syndrome has my body craving different levels of heat at all times. I can’t imagine my life without it,” Melissa Landrosh said. Buy the Sunbeam SlumberRest Microplush Heated Throw featured above for $119.99 on Amazon. 5. TENS Unit TENS units deliver electronic nerve stimulation through electrodes that you can place on painful areas. You can control the strength of the stimulation yourself and its small size makes it portable.“My TENS machine… acts as a really good distraction from the pain. Doesn’t take it away but it definitely distracts from it. Sometimes I wonder which joint to use it on first,” said Janey Grover. Buy the United Surgical TENS 7000 TENS Unit featured above for $28.99 on Amazon. 6. Thermophore Heat Pack The Thermophore is a heating pad that provides moist heat with the push of a button. If you’re a fan of covering yourself with hot washcloths, this is an easy alternative.“My Thermophore is my life. I don’t know what I would do without it!” said Lisbeth Analees. “No heating pad has ever been as good as this one as far as getting hot enough to have an effect. It’s a little pricey, but absolutely worth the money. It will last for years.” Buy the Thermophore Classic Moist Heat Pack for $69.19 on Amazon. 7. Zero Gravity Lounge Chair Zero gravity chairs are a type of folding lounge chair that seamlessly slides back, allowing you to recline in your desired position.Amy Marksheffel Balenzano said she relies on her zero gravity chair to help stretch out her back. Buy the Best Choice Products Zero Gravity Chairs (2) featured above for $71.97 on Amazon. 8. Sombra Warm Therapy Natural Pain Relieving Gel This gel offers a soothing, warm sensation when rubbed on muscle and joint pain.“It’s stronger than Biofreeze and has helped with muscle pain spasms,” Joni Frentzel Callow said. Buy Sombra Warm Therapy Natural Pain Relieving Gel for $11.45 on Amazon. 9. Chair Massage Cushion Massage chairs are too expensive for the average person, but portable massage pads that fit into other chairs are a more affordable option. Plus, you can take it with you when you travel or just want some relief without being limited to one chair in your home.Georgia Down said she enjoys the convenience of a massager that hooks into any chair. Buy the Shiatsu Back Massager Cushion featured above for $99.89 on Amazon. 10. Leggings Soft, stretchy leggings may not take away your pain completely, but they can at least help you feel cute and comfortable. Some may find compression leggings to be actually more helpful as a pain relief method than regular leggings. Buy the LuLaRoe leggings featured above from a LuLaRoe consultant. 11. Biofreeze Biofreeze gives off a cool sensation followed by a warm sensation to soothe painful areas.“Biofreeze helps to distract from my constant nerve pain,” Amanda Reames said. Buy Biofreeze for $10.49 on Amazon. 12. Body Pillows You can find body pillows in a variety of shapes and sizes to help support the painful parts of your body, so you’re not as sore when you wake up. Of course, you can also stash these on your couch for extra-comfy lounging.“A v-pillow which helps sleep positions, and a knee raising pillow for fellow leg pain sufferers. Combine those two and you basically have hospital bed maneuverability at home or on the couch!” Tyrrell said. Buy the v-pillow featured above for $37.99 on Amazon. 13. Japanese Mint Oil Just a few drops of Japanese mint oil is applied to the skin for pain relief and a sense of well-being.“Hagina brand Japanese Mint Oil. Often will take away pain my Percocet doesn’t,” Kim Dokken said. “Everyone I have turned on to it swears by it.” Buy Hagina Japanese Mint oil for $21.99 on Amazon. 14. Tiger Balm Tiger Balm is a staple for many in our community. The ointment was developed by a Chinese herbalist in Burma in the 1870s and has been sold around the world since the early 1900s.“I use Tiger Balm ointment which has natural ingredients that topically helps with muscle tissue pain. It smells good, too,” Jenny Williams Sarver recommended. “It’s the best topical pain reliever I’ve ever tried. And I’ve tried many! Tiger Balm lasts the longest, too!” Buy Tiger Balm Ointment for $9.99 on Amazon. 15. Netflix Netflix may not directly lessen your pain, but it can be a great distraction. Current offerings include “The Office,” “How I Met Your Mother,” “The Great British Bake-Off,” “Breaking Bad” and much more. “Netflix takes me to a world I can get lost in and somewhat escape my pain,” Laura Romito explained. Sign up for Netflix starting at $7.99 here.

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For those who suffer with #Fibromyalgia

I have Fibromyalgia and I know we all have different symptoms but the most uncomfortable one for me is the way my skin feels. Anything that brushes against me skin hurts. I had to hunt for clothes and bed sheets that didn't hurt me and I found the perfect ones! I found RawThreads, they have excellent clothes and bed sheets! Now I can be a bit more comfortable when the flare up is wrecking havoc on my body. I know you all would understand. Check them out. You all will thank me. Trust me. Especially if you have the same skin issue I have.

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For those who suffer with #Fibromyalgia

I have Fibromyalgia and I know we all have different symptoms but the most uncomfortable one for me is the way my skin feels. Anything that brushes against me skin hurts. I had to hunt for clothes and bed sheets that didn't hurt me and I found the perfect ones! I found RawThreads, they have excellent clothes and bed sheets! Now I can be a bit more comfortable when the flare up is wrecking havoc on my body. I know you all would understand. Check them out. You all will thank me. Trust me. Especially if you have the same skin issue I have.

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For those who suffer with #Fibromyalgia

I have Fibromyalgia and I know we all have different symptoms but the most uncomfortable one for me is the way my skin feels. Anything that brushes against me skin hurts. I had to hunt for clothes and bed sheets that didn't hurt me and I found the perfect ones! I found RawThreads, they have excellent clothes and bed sheets! Now I can be a bit more comfortable when the flare up is wrecking havoc on my body. I know you all would understand. Check them out. You all will thank me. Trust me. Especially if you have the same skin issue I have.

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