It is quite incredible how much chronic joint pain can affect your quality of life. It can just start suddenly bothering you; you crouch down to get something from a low cupboard, or you twist around in your car to check your blind spot, or you just try to use your computer mouse, and you feel stabbing shooting pain
When we are in our twenties, we seem to never need sleep. We can stay out all night with friends, knock back a grande mocha latte, with an energy drink chaser, and then head straight off to class. Our bodies seem endlessly resilient, putting up with no regular sleep pattern with the greatest of ease.