Dealing with chronic pain
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Recently diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, trying to figure out life.

Poppy0109Poppy0109 Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited February 2019 in Dealing with chronic pain
Heya! I'm Poppy, 25 and living in Lincolnshire. I'm still figuring out this new life since my diagnosis and over a year of illness. I'm an artist, I work at home when I can and that's my biggest passion. And I also want to work in schools part time as a teacher/teaching assistant. 
Would love to meet people on here who understand and maybe make some friends. :smile:


  • caracara Member Posts: 21 Listener
    Hi Poppy.I also.have fibromyalgia,it's horrible the pain and tiredness drains you to exhaustion. The only advise I can is when.your feeling tired rest don't push yourself. You will.get to know your limits but it takes time. I was diagnosed.over 20yrs ago.
  • thespicemanthespiceman Member Posts: 6,408 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @Poppy0109   Pleased to meet you welcome.

    Thank you for joining and sharing.

    I am one of the team of community champions who help and advise new members who join.

    Sorry to hear what you are going through. We have many members like yourself on our website. Have a look around.

    Please ask if we can help and advise. Some one will be able to advise and be supportive.

    We are friendly, care and share.

    Please take care.

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  • shell11shell11 Member Posts: 4 Listener
    Hi poppy I too am new here in the hope of getting some advice on my recent ?? Diagnosis of fybro .. I hope you get some good advice . I hadn’t even heard of it until December x
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