The term “chronic” is used to describe a long-term illness. A chronic illness cannot be prevented by a vaccine, completely cured and can require lifelong treatment and management. It does not go away on its own and often is an additional stress in someone’s life that forces them to change the way they live. Every… Read More What Is A Chronic Illness?
Sometimes it’s the little things that can make or break a day. And as a fellow spoonie, I have picked up some little habits that help to improve or prevent an especially bad day. I’ve picked these tricks up over the years and now I tend to do them without a second thought. If you… Read More 5 Hacks That Make Life With Chronic Illness Better
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Last weeks post was about my diagnosis of Essential Tremor, also depressing, sorry about that. Needless to say, it’s been rough. Not just on me, but on my family and boyfriend. The medication the neurologist gave me is extended release propranolol. It’s awful. I already have low blood pressure but this is rough. I have… Read More Health Update