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Jun 09, 2017 10:54 PM

Who else finds moving a really difficult thing to do that deals with fibromyalgia and osteoarthritis? Any suggestions? I am in my last few days of packing and moving? I am so tired and in so much pain!! 😞

Jun 09, 2017 10:58 PM

Pain medication, hot epsom salt baths 🛀, topical numbing creams on large joints.

Jun 09, 2017 11:08 PM

Thanks for the advice! 😊

Jun 10, 2017 11:12 AM

A moving service. Last 2 moves I hired out the heavy lifting. Had friends help me pack up.

Jun 10, 2017 11:24 AM

Moving I found hard work too, sorry I dont have advice to give x

Jun 10, 2017 1:06 PM

Label boxes with necessary items so you can find them quickly. Label every box by room so you do not have to move things more than once. Ask for help! Take is slow and listen to your body. Welcome to the group!

Jun 10, 2017 4:12 PM

I d suggest asking for help. It's gonna be vwry hard on your body already with just the stressed of relocation. Liftinf bending is gonna be over the limit. The last time I moved I didn't ask for help until thr last minute and ended up having to leave half of my belongings. It's awful. I hope you get help and be kind to yourdyourself .

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