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Sarah Borien, Author at New Life Outlook

About Sarah

Sarah is 30 years old and lives in South London, UK, with her partner and cats. She has had fibromyalgia since 2009 and is passionate about finding and sharing new coping strategies.

By day she works in corporate responsibility and the rest of the time she writes her blog, A Life Less Physical.

Sarah's Articles

Thankful With Fibromyalgia

Five Things to Be Thankful for With Fibromyalgia

Being thankful with fibromyalgia is often not at the top of our to-do lists. But it’s important to look around, because there’s a lot to be thankful for.
203 found this helpful by Sarah Borien on November 29, 2016
Office Chair for Fibromyalgia

What’s the Best Type of Office Chair for Fibromyalgia?

"Over the years I've noticed a couple of practical things that make being at work easier," Sarah writes on the proper office chair for fibromyalgia.
53.2k found this helpful by Sarah Borien on November 14, 2016
Fibromyalgia Clinical Trial

Why I Haven’t Done a Fibromyalgia Clinical Trial

"I guess you could say when it comes to my health, I’m a little skeptical." Sarah discusses considerations before joining a fibromyalgia clinical trial.
346 found this helpful by Sarah Borien on October 18, 2016
Make Money From Home

How Spoonies Can Make Money From Home

When you’re diagnosed with a chronic illness like fibromyalgia, it can be difficult to keep a steady job. Many spoonies find ways to make money from home.
92 found this helpful by Sarah Borien on September 7, 2016
What Does Fibromyalgia Feel Like?

What Does Fibromyalgia Feel Like?

"I’m a week into a fibro flare-up at the moment, so I’ve been keeping notes on how it actually feels." Sarah shares 18 things she's felt during her flare.
2.1k found this helpful by Sarah Borien on August 9, 2016
Video Trying Hypnotherapy for Fibromyalgia Pain

Trying Hypnotherapy for Fibromyalgia Pain

NewLifeOutlook community member Sarah Borien talks about her experience using hypnotherapy to help treat fibromyalgia and cope with chronic pain.
38 found this helpful by Sarah Borien on May 4, 2016
Why Do People Doubt Fibromyalgia Is Real?

Why Do People Doubt Fibromyalgia Is Real?

While the medical community is getting better at explaining the condition to patients and their family members, many still doubt that fibromyalgia is real.
6.1k found this helpful by Sarah Borien on January 26, 2016
Fibromyalgia Misdiagnosis

The Possibility of Fibromyalgia Misdiagnosis

Fibromyalgia misdiagnosis is not uncommon, so how do we cope with the possibility that maybe, just maybe, we don’t have fibromyalgia after all?
271 found this helpful by Sarah Borien on January 19, 2016
Fibromyalgia Resolutions

Fibromyalgia Resolutions to Follow This Year

"This year I’ve set myself three new fibromyalgia resolutions to make 2016 the healthiest year yet," shares Sarah. Try these resolutions out for yourself!
243 found this helpful by Sarah Borien on January 12, 2016
What People With Fibro Really Want for Christmas

What People With Fibro Really Want for Christmas

"For one day I would like everyone in the whole world to know what fibromyalgia is." Sarah shares what people with fibro really want for Christmas.
278 found this helpful by Sarah Borien on December 15, 2015
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