Tag Archives: fibro

My Absent Friend

Sleep………………….. Yep, tis 5.30 am and I have not been to sleep. I was doing so well,  but the last 10 days or so, the old pattern has crept back. Last night I decided to take my sleepy pills (both … Continue reading

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Dr Myhill’s Protocol Update – 1 month

Well, it’s about a month since I included L-carnitine into my growing assortment of supplements, so I thought now was a good time to do an update 🙂 Sleep – this isn’t perfect yet, but it’s a damn sight better … Continue reading

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Talks Available for Final Day of Abundant Energy Summit

Tuesday, September 1st, at 10 A.M. Eastern, U.S. time. Sarah Myhill, MBBS Rebooting Mitochondrial Function and Nutrient Status for Optimum Energy! Basics of energy production in the body and the role of mitochondria and ATP How to feed and reboot … Continue reading

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Of Teeth and Ears

The teeth being my eldest’s, not mine, thankfully. In the space of a week she had a very traumatic extraction which involved part of her gum being cut away, then the tooth (which had grown in sideways) breaking into 3 … Continue reading

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Let’s Put Some Music On……..Ah Yes…..

That’s better 🙂  It was far too quiet, and my mood far too flat. Music helps both. (Cheap Trick – I want you to want me) Everyone has been out most of this weekend. Three of them spent the day … Continue reading

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Not a Total Success

But an improvement. Last night I took 2 herbal Nytol and then half an hour later I took a zopiclone. I fell asleep quickly, which was blissfull in itself, but then I woke up at 2.30 am O_o. I followed … Continue reading

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If You Have CFS/Fibromyalgia – This Book is For YOU

I literally stumbled on this book while browsing on Amazon, and of course, in light of the research I posted about recently HERE and HERE I was really interested. I read all the Amazon reviews, which convinced me it was … Continue reading

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Alzheimers Drug Namenda (memantine): A Potential NEW Treatment for Fibromyalgia

Once again Spain seems to be leading the way with the Fibromyalgia research. I find the blood pressure cuff extremely painful too.  Ha! Maybe the anticipation of the pain contributes to my high bp readings 😛 But there still needs … Continue reading

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Bleugh

It is 11.30pm here in the UK, and it’s still 68 degrees F 😥 Definitely a night for sleeping nekkid, with industrial fans blowing at you from all directions. I shall have to make do with my little desk fan, … Continue reading

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Today is……

Well, it’s been Fibromyalgia Awareness Day. I was going to do a post about it. I even had one mostly typed up and ready. But…well, I have read A LOT of stuff about it today, and it’s not that I … Continue reading

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