This is he worst day ever I woke up in so much pain, head pounding and feeling sick 😷 I jut can't function and iv got so much to do I think I'm going to have to leave work as I think it's the heavy work and late hours that's making me feel worse Anyone had to make the decision to leave a job ? I just don't know what's for the best
I'm currently in this situation as well. I'm fluctuating between wanting to remain independent and being in enough pain that working (especially the job I have) doesn't feel like an option any more. I always feel worse after work and I know it's bad for me, but I still need a way to make money. I am personally looking for less physically stressful jobs and ways I can work from home. It's still an awful situation to be in, but ultimately, I think you should do what's best for your body. If you know work is causing you more pain, it is probably for the best that you find another way to work that allows you more rest and is easier on your body. It's not easy, but hopefully we can both find a way for it to work out 🙃
I'm of the opinion that work is going to have to pay me to go away. I'm not going to quit my job. I'm in the process of getting the 3rd party medical company that my company uses to determine disability accommodations. They are either going to give me a job i can do from home, deal with a lot of absence, pay me a lot to shut up and go away, or put me on the company's longterm disability plan. But at the same time if the company hadn't ignored me when i said that whatever was coming into the building from neighbouring business was toxic and upgraded the hvac system 4 years ago when i brought it up i would be dealing with fibro and migraines only, not chemical sensitivities as well. Last year that crap came into the building for a week straight, i was on evenings by myself and tried to tough it out because i didn't want to screw anyone over by calling in sick or going home and having someone work 16 hours. Note to self: just leave when that crap comes in the building.