Mark 5:26 - She had suffered a great deal under the care of many doctors and had spent all she had, yet instead of getting better she grew worse.
Do you ever feel like a guinea pig in a lab with all of tests and treatments those of us with chronic pain or illness undergo? I know I do. I understand that it’s a doctor’s job to try and find a way to treat your problem, but at what point do you say that the side effects are worse than the treatment? It’s a tough line to balance. What do you think? Do you ever feel like a guinea pig?
Karen Dalske is a freelance writer, public speaker, is active in her church and writes her blogs out of her own experiences of pain, illness and loss.