Originally posted on A Girl In Search of Her Spoons:
We all know the age old saying “A picture is worth a 1000 words”. Well, this picture speaks volumes! I came across it in one of my support group pages and it almost made me cry. For years, I’ve wished I could have an easy way to show doctors, bosses, or family/friends what it feels like. If I was a super genius, I would invent a device that could allow someone else to experience just a small portion of my pain so that they could see that it is indeed real. They actually have a suit that can hep simulate the restrictions and discomfort associated with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) now if we could just find a way to do something similar for fibro!
I digress. Let’s get back to the picture. Does it make you feel uncomfortable? It should. Now imagine if that is what you had to experience everyday. An honest…
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