Monthly Archives: January 2011

Fibromyalgia, Music and Creativity

“I think I should have no other mortal wants, if I could always have plenty of music. It seems to infuse strength into my limbs and ideas into my brain. Life seems to go on without effort, when I am … Continue reading

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Fibromyalgia and major life transitions: accumulated life crises

“When you’re finished changing,  you’re finished”, Benjamin Franklin It really is all about the brain and how new pathways can become established and old ones can be paths less travelled. So many report their fibromyalgia began with an accident, surgery, … Continue reading

Posted in abuse, accidents, carolyn Thomas, death of loved ones, divorce, Fibromyalgia, Heart Sisters, job losses, marriage, menstruation, mind/body connection, panic, secondary fibromyalgiia, uncertainty | 4 Comments

Fibromyalgia and Highly Sensitive Persons: “Orchid Children”

“The flourishing orchid spreads out its fragrance”, Confucius In the January 1, 2011 edition of The Globe and Mail A4 an article has resonated with me that is tied in to the issues I wrote about in my book. Based upon … Continue reading

Posted in AnneMcILroy, brain research, environmental vulnerabilities, Fibromyalgia, genetic code, orchid associated with women's beauty, orchids and spring, perfectionist, sensitive to pain, sensory-processing sensitivity, Tom Boyce | 24 Comments