Semantics :: What do you mean?

  One thing that came through loud and clear in the survey I recently conducted is that people who have SIJD are tired of being misdirected and misunderstood. That’s why I think that those of us who have a stake in the SIJD conversation are going to have to start paying more attention to semantics.  
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Surgery:: one week

Today was one week since I had my SI joint fusion. (In case you missed it, you can read about how I came to the decision here.)   The best thing about being one week post-op is that you finally get to take a shower! I’ve never appreciated hot water and shampoo more. The steri-strips were
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What We Wish You Knew

  If they only knew.   How many times have you thought that?   Even though people may try really hard to comprehend what you’re going through, there are still elements of living with SIJD that they won’t be able to understand. And it’s not their fault. There are just some things you can’t fathom
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