Five Ways My Life Has Changed Since Developing Chronic Pain

I shouldn’t be surprised. But I am.

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This is what comes up when you search for “pain” on Unsplash so we’re gonna go with it. (Photo by Hailey Kean on Unsplash)

I’m so much more tired

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Me most days. (Photo by Matthew Henry on Unsplash)

It feels like I have a second Job

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Would you like a migraine with that? (Photo by Patrick Tomasso on Unsplash)

My anxiety is worse

I feel more isolated

At the end of the day, you are the one that has to live in your body, with your pain. No one else can take on this experience for you.

I’ve been forced to reprioritize

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