Self-care is important for spoonies, people who live with chronic illness or disability, because it can help them manage their symptoms and maintain their overall well-being.
If you’ve been a part of the online chronic illness community or have simply scrolled this blog, you’ve undoubtedly heard of “spoonies,” or the spoon theory. But what the heck is a spoonie? And what is the spoon theory, anyway? The Spoon Theory The spoon theory is a metaphor used to describe the limited amount…
I’ve scrolled through some of this year’s advertisements (so far!) to find some of the best 2022 Black Friday deals for spoonies.
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…
Lately, I’ve found myself feeling the warning signs of burnout start creeping back in, especially as my routine fell to the wayside
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.
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!