~~~ THIS IS SO TRUE! ~~~ Gentle Hugs, My Friends! <3 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10153400671083537&set=a.10151330232438537.496567.606508536&type=1&theater

Chronic pain is not 'just pain'. So sad, so accurate. The actual physical pain is just a fraction of how my illness affects me in my every day life.

Brain fog to do list . :)  Dr Fibro. https://www.facebook.com/DrFibro

Fibromyalgia 'brain fog day' to-do list. Sometimes you gotta just laugh -- and keep the cat out of the sock drawer!

True! I hate stormy nights... Pinned by ZenSocialKarma

Barometric pressure & pain - I always got migraines with barometric pressure changes. Also, with chronic pain, you're constantly in fight or flight, so your body tends to be exhausted in regards to the hormones and systems involved.

McGill Pain Index, CRPS and Fibromyalgia  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McGill_Pain_Questionnaire

McGill Pain Index, CRPS and Fibromyalgia

The McGill Pain Index scale. While of course there are many chronic pain conditions not listed here, it's interesting to note just how high fibromyalgia rates (I'd have put it a touch higher even).