The holidays are a time when many people come together to celebrate and spend time with family, friends, and other loved ones. However, for those of us with disabilities, the holidays can simultaneously be a time of stress and anxiety. There are many things to consider when figuring out how to survive the holiday season…
Medical gaslighting can take many forms, but it often involves denying patients the correct diagnosis, downplaying their symptoms, or accusing them of being hysterical or of having a mental health problem.
There are some ways to cope with undiagnosed chronic illness—and the subsequent undiagnosed chronic illness emotions that come with it.
I didn’t think the two were connected…until I typed a quick Google search. Could this bout of depression be another migraine prodrome symptom?
The chronic illness October slide is the decline in health that patients with fibromyalgia, ME/CFS, and other diagnoses experience in autumn.
If you’ve been following along for a while, you know that I’ve dealt with chronic pain for a lifetime. I only recently found a primary care doctor who listened and started me on a proper regimen. But how effective is my current fibromyalgia treatment plan? As our friends at WebMD put it, ”Fibromyalgia is a…
The VIM & VIGR team was kind enough to send along a pair from their spring line—which leads us to my VIM & VIGR compression socks review!
The brand was so kind as to reach out and offer me one of their arthritis care kits, which leads to today’s Grace & Able review.
Staying cool in summer is a struggle when you deal with chronic illness. Here are some ways I’m staying cool in summertime as a spoonie.
I’m slowly accumulating tools that make disabled life a little easier, but there are still a few chronic illness products on my wish list!