So far, you’ve read my perspective on the start of my journey with Fibromyalgia. My intention in writing this is to share my unshakable belief that myself and my fellow sufferers can overcome this. I also have the desire to raise an awareness of how real this condition is and to eventually encourage more studies to be done in order to find a cure.
First of all, for those of you who aren’t familiar with Fibromyalgia, it is a condition which makes the sufferer simultaneously feel pain from the tip of their head all the way to their toes. The intense aches and pains are generally aggravated when the sufferer hasn’t had a successful night’s sleep, by which I mean less than 4-5 hours of continuous sleep. The result of a poor night’s sleep is persistent shooting aches and pains, mostly in the neck, shoulders, back and legs. Everyday you can feel as though you’ve been hit by a truck, but the hardest part of all to deal with is not knowing if this condition will ever go away, or will ever be cured. Continue reading Diary of a high-functioning fibromyalgia #1
I found a very good article on how to do Ph.D. writing that I want to share. I am yet to find a good project that I want to do for my thesis, but I’d be very happy if anyone wants to share their thoughts on UX and UI design, which is my field of interest.
I am super lucky to be living in such a beautiful paradise in New Zealand. Even though I get to enjoy the lovely scenery right outside the house, I also enjoy road trips and overseas travel.
Lately, I’ve to stumble upon this wonderful thing on YouTube. I wondered how good they are. At the price of NZ$159, I think it’s a bit dear for a hobby, I can be wrong.
Let me know if you guys have any thoughts on this, or maybe you have tried it.