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Lachrymologist

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Kinda forgot I had joined here, and seeing as that was a few years ago I think it's best to start again.

I'm 39, a father to 4, although I no longer live with them I am lucky enough to see them everyday. I have a diagnosis of ME/CFS, which basically means my body is really really bad at making energy and hurts a lot, all the time. It also means that no one really knows why my body is a mess, or how to fix it.

I havent been able to work for 4 years now, and I've got to the stage where I dont really know who I am anymore, I'm not able to do very much and the lack of a purpose is very hard to live with.

Cant really think of anything else to say at the moment.
 
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Zoe1

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hi I have this too, :welcome:

as well as the MH, do you find its affecting your mental health ?
look forward to chatting with you here

:grouphug::goodluck:
 
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Acorn

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Hello
Although I don’t personally suffer from ME I know many who do and do can sympathise with the pain you are in.
I can, however, relate to losing track of who I am through being out of work and struggling with lack of purpose. I found it helpful to find something I’m good st for me it’s crafts and baking that I can do and sell fir charity to give me that purpose.
 
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Lachrymologist

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Thanks for the welcome :)
 
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