Month: November 2020

Cramping with ovulation

Cramping with ovulation. Cramping with ovulation: is it normal? Last updated: 4/1/2021 Is cramping with ovulation normal? Well, you may experience mild cramps or pain around the time of ovulation, but not every woman will have cramping pain during that time. Additionally, even if you regularly experience cramps with ovulation, you won’t necessarily feel them every …

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Fibromyalgia and endometriosis

Fibromyalgia and endometriosis. Fibromyalgia and endometriosis: my wife’s chronic illnesses. Last updated: 16/11/2020 My wife, M, suffers from fibromyalgia and endometriosis.  Primarily she was diagnosed with endometriosis and fibromyalgia was just another physiological process that affected her afterward.  How common is it to be struggling with multiple medical conditions? When it comes to chronic illness, many …

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A chronically ill spouse

How to cope with a chronically ill spouse? How to cope with a chronically ill spouse: a husband’s perspective. Last updated: 3/11/2020 So, how to cope with a chronically ill spouse? I can summarize it in one sentence – focus on changing yourself rather than “fixing” your partner’s health. Table of Contents: It’s not easy to …

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Acute vs chronic pain

Acute vs chronic pain. Acute vs chronic pain: symptoms and treatment. Last updated: 10/11/2020 The difference between acute vs chronic pain is that after acute pain goes away, you can go on with life as usual. Chronic pain, however, is pain that is ongoing and usually lasts longer than six months.  Here are the main differences: …

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