Tag Archives: Medication

Can Chronic Pain Turn You Into a Bitch?

My father had a terrible temper. He was known for it all around town. But he was also known as a fun loving guy, fun to be around, would do anything for a friend. But there was that temper. I … Continue reading

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Once Again, The Meds I Need The Most I Can’t Take

Well, guess what. That wonder drug that the new doc put me on 3 days ago is RAISING MY BLOOD PRESSURE. I just read tonight that prednisone can also raise blood pressure…..just like every single NSAID on the face of … Continue reading

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May Cause Drowsiness….

I am a person with multiple chronic illnesses. I take medicine for most of those illnesses. Most of the meds I take cause side effects. The most frequent side effect of all of them is drowsiness. Drowsiness is defined this … Continue reading

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Up All Night (Again)

Well, I had a birthday yesterday. I am now 58 years old. Not sure how I feel about that. I am not one of those women who cringe at the thought of growing older. It doesn’t really bother me all … Continue reading

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