My Life with MS and Chronic Pain – Weeks 6 & 7

On my way home from hospital

When you have a chronic illness, it often interferes with your plans. It was my intention to write a few posts last week when I was in hospital.  Unfortunately, I could write nothing as the treatment and the hospital caused my pain to increase to a level that writing was Continue Reading

Living with Chronic Illness – New Treatment

Living with Chronic Illness New Treatment

New Treatment A new diagnosis has led to some new treatment. This post shares my experience of the first few days since I heard the news. As I wrote in my last post, my symptoms are getting worse. Waking up as tired as I was when I slept and seeing Continue Reading

The Choice – Pain, or possibly more pain??

This is a post I wrote on the 16 August 2017. I am in too much pain this week to write, so I am re-posting this.  So what should I do? I am faced with a choice, and I know that I have to get some more information, but a Continue Reading

A 30-Minute Life?

What a strange name for a blog. It is strange, and initially, hard to understand, but I will try to explain. I have a few medical issues in my life. They are: Multiple Sclerosis Sarcoidosis Asthma Chronic Headaches Multiple Sclerosis has been part of my life for 25 years. At Continue Reading

Who is Robert Joyce?

Hi Everyone Thank you for checking out my blog. I hope there will be some content that you will find of benefit to you. I would like to give you some background on who I am. Background I am 48 years old (born in 1969) and live in Connemara, Ireland. Continue Reading