Category Archives: IBS

Hospital stay

My sweet sister-in-law brought me these beautiful flowers to cheer me up ­čśŐ I’ve spent Tuesday and Wednesday in hospital with severe chest pain. I’ve had lots of tests done. My heart is fine! I’ve also had an endoscopy done … Continue reading

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More of the same

What a great way to spend a Saturday afternoon ….NOT! Dealing with another IBS flare. Hope it passes quick! ***************  So kann man auch seinen Samstag Naachmittag verbringen… Wieder mal Reizdarm. Hoffe es geht schnell vorbei ! 

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Bed, Tea and Magazines

I’ve had a horrible night with an IBS flare. This one was extremely bad, the cramps were so bad that I past out. I’m taking it very easy today; drinking peppermint tee, which helps me sooth my stomach an resting … Continue reading

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I’ve been better

I haven’t been feeling well since last week Friday. It’s either the fibromyalgia acting up or the IBS! I haven’t had IBS this bad in quit some time. Really bad bloating and nausea. I’ve been taking my medication and it … Continue reading

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Invisible Illness Week

September 26 – October 2, 2016 is Invisible Illness Week! Fibromyalgia and IBS are considered an Invisible Illness. Sometimes it is very frustrating to have an illness that isn’t visible. Most days I just want to hide from the world! … Continue reading

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Illness blues

I am so over being ill! The new medication still works great and my fibro pain isn’t nearly as bad as it used to be. I’m happy for that because I’ve been feeling terrible since Saturday afternoon. I can imagine … Continue reading

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IBS Flare or… no I’m NOT expecting

I’ve been thinking about writing this post for awhile. It’s part of who I am so here it goes. I’ve been dealing with IBS for at least 15 year. Not going in to details but It’s very painful due to … Continue reading

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