I just love what the National Fibromyalgia Association has came up with to create fibromyalgia awareness- the Clothespin Challenge!

This challenge was created to help those without fibromyalgia understand what the pain feels like. Clothespins are actually clipped on the end of a person’s fingers and left there for a certain amount of time to help him to understand the pain we experience daily. For each minute the person stands the pain, they are asked to donate x amount of dollars to the NFA. If this challenge helps one person in our lives to understand the pain we experience daily, then I’m all up for the challenge.

Read here for more details.