When Michielle Atherton learned she had fibromyalgia she researched everything she could about the insidious, invisible disorder that was causing her chronic muscle pain, disabling fatigue, cognitive problems and numerous secondary symptoms.
She recognized the stress, havoc and depression fibromyalgia had brought to her once-active life. She also saw the effects—the confusion and turmoil— her illness had caused those who loved her as they tried to cope with the dramatic changes in her life.
What she couldn’t find was help and hope for her future…and she got mad. She was determined that fibromyalgia would not beat her—she was going to thrive in spite of her illness! So she continued to research. She tried all kinds of therapies and alternative medical treatments. She found products to help every aspect of her life.
Then she decided to help others by telling everyone what she learned.In her warm,witty and sassy style, Michielle’s Thriving with Fibromyalgia: Tips from the Girl Next Door tells:
* how to put yourself first—without guilt
* organize your home
* what products help with household chores
* tips to make child-raising easier
* alternative treatments that are safe, affordable and effective
* and much more so you too can thrive in spite of fibromyalgia