I’ve just had a member of the board of the Fibormyalgia & Chronic Pain Association publicly dismiss me and warn people against anyone claiming to have cured their Fibromyalgia. Her reason: If there were a way SHE would know about it. It seems that in order to have truly eradicated my FM I needed to have held a press conference and been validated by the all knowing Association. Not that I think they would have paid me any attention…. after all, where would someone like that be if people suddenly ridding themselves of their pain and symptoms all on their own. Otherwise they may have noticed that there a quite a few people claiming to have cured their Fibromyalgia. A quick #Fibromyalgia search on Twitter will quickly overwhelm you. You could get buried for days following the symptom elimination links on the internet.
But, to be fair. Let’s just be more impeccable with our words from now on. “Cure” is a word that is now owned mostly by the establishments that have done little but tell people that they need millions of dollars to “find a cure” but never have. Let’s let them have the word. We don’t “cure”. We “Heal.” We “Eliminate.” We “Terminate.” We “find the way to live free of symptoms and return to a level of health that we may not remember ever having had.” We cast out, count out, cut out, defeat, discharge, dispense with, dispose of, do away with, drive out, drop, eject, eradicate, evict, expel, exterminate, get rid of, knock out, phase out, put out, rub out, rule out, set aside, shut the door on, slay, stamp out, take out, waste, or wipe out.
We don’t “cure” We Annihilate.
While we are it, let’s look at two more words. Just to be clear…
I’d like to warn you all to be very aware of any one or any organization telling you that something isn’t possible. It’s always “impossible” until someone does it. Then, somehow, it’s still impossible until they do it.
Rebel! Take control of your own health!
Oh, and let’s not forget to be clear here:
I am NOT a doctor. I have NO legal right to tell you what to do. In fact, you would do well to always CHECK WITH AS MANY SOURCES AS POSSIBLE before you do anything to your body. Check with your acupuncturist, your doctor of oriental medicine, your certified herbalist, your nutritionist or any healer of your choice.
What I am is a person who suffered for nearly two decades; buried alive beneath a crushing “disease” and drowning in treatments that always made me feel worse and often added new symptoms. If Fibromyalgia where caused by what the authorities suggest then there would be little hope. But, as usual, symptoms are being mistaken as causes. There are root causes alright and they can be “eliminated.”
What I am is a busy mom, a survivor, a homesteader, a traveler, an artist and a person who has carved out time to offer up anything that I have to share in response to the hundreds of emails I’ve received asking for just that. It’s taken me three years to put this together. Three years to tear myself away from the new found ability to LIVE my life and return to thinking about something that I never intend to experience. I hope you find what you need here to help you go out and heal yourself.