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CHONIC PAIN FLARE | Taylor "Bob" Munholland
Yesterday I had a pretty bad chronic pain flare. It was one of those day where I could barely fold my clothes due to this overwhelming weight of inflammation throughout my body. I could feel the tears starting to build in my eyes as the pain worsened. I just wanted up get some “easy” everyday tasks done. But then I realized I wasn’t listening to my body. It was one of those times where I just needed to rest. I feel fortunate that I could do just that. I don’t feel fortunate with having chronic pain but I feel fortunate for the support I have. If it weren’t for my parents these last six years I would most likely be on disability, which is something always somewhere in the back or front of my mind. I know I don’t look “sick” or look like I’m “suffering”. And most days now my chronic pain is manageable. It’s getting better with time. I’m fortunate I am able to have very intelligent, hard working & empathetic individuals who I love & highly respect on my medical team. I’m fortunate I have a support group of family & friends who believe me & do …