Welcome to my website Sparkly Stripes, a place for acceptance, equality, mutual interests, advice, help and following my own journey, living with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome & Fibromyagia.
Well it’s been a while since I’ve had hip pain this severe, the two years that I was on Morphine, had masked the severity of my hip conditions. I have a Labral Tear on my right hip, sustained from a fall in 2008, for four years it went undiagnosed it was wrongly diagnosed as soft … Continue reading Ouch! Hip injuries/conditions & Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome 😖
I’m a big believer in actions speaking louder than words, I’ve given too many chances in the past, when I’ve felt that I’ve been taken for granted, used and abused, I’ve still forgiven and got burned. Now I’m paying closer attention, I need to listen to my instincts, instead of being so forgiving and listening … Continue reading Pay close attention
Good morning! It’s been 81 days since I stopped taking Morphine that I was prescribed for 2 years to treat my widespread chronic pain. For that alone, I am proud of myself, I am still taking other medication to treat pain but the morphine side-affects weren’t worth it. I’ve been sleeping better since taking CBD … Continue reading Self care & positivity
Well hello there! After a much needed (amazing) break, I’m back to the normal, everyday nonsense that stresses me out. Anxiety attacks are so often at the moment and I’m starting to think that the tablets I’m on for anxiety either don’t work or just make me worse?! Either way, I need to discuss anxiety … Continue reading I’m back