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Trying To Understand 

Ten Tips For Communicating With A Person Suffering From Chronic Pain by Mark Grant MA People with chronic pain communicate differently to well people.  Tired, irritable and withdrawn, they are often reluctant or unable to talk about their feelings. Or they may talk in a kind of 'code' and tell you they feel fine when… Continue reading Trying To Understand 

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Looking Towards The Future

I’ve lived in Groton, Connecticut for the past 23 years. I moved here when I was 4 safe to say I was pretty much raised here. I thought I knew and saw everything that my small town had to offer. I knew the streets, the buildings, the people, the changing of the crazy seasons that… Continue reading Looking Towards The Future

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Oh, What Now!

Around 1pm on Friday I fell off a ladder that I was using to paint my room and landed on my back, my right foot (my bad foot), my side ribs, my left shoulder, my elbow, my arm, and my head. I got several X-Rays done and a CAT Scan to make sure that I… Continue reading Oh, What Now!

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Brooklyn Bedding 3 Years Later And Counting!

After almost 3 years I’m still in love with my Brooklyn Bedding as I was day I got it! I’ve gone through so many mattresses in my life.. I always think I’ve FINALLY found the PERFECT one but then something happens. I happened to have come across brooklyn bedding thanks to my cousin.. some of… Continue reading Brooklyn Bedding 3 Years Later And Counting!

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How It Happened!

Recently a lot of people have been asking me what is CRPS/RSD and how did I get it. I never realized that I didn't share how all this came to be. So without further ado here is my story! ------ A horse and having a bunion surgery! I was stepped on a 900lb horse in… Continue reading How It Happened!