I keep starting Sheryl Chan's (A Chronic Voice) prompts each month and all of a sudden it is the next month! I have finally been able to beat the calendar on this set. Failing Here it is the third month of the year and I haven't gotten very far with "Project Organize", my word for …
A very thorough and thoughtful insight into chronic illness management from my dear friend Sam Moss from “My Medical Musings”. This is good reading for both people with chronic illness and those that care for them.
At the start of a new week or month, I have a, “what’s on your calendar?” segment on my Facebook Forum, Medical Musings with Friends.
The idea is to take a quiet moment, to think about what lies ahead. We muse about how we are feeling, what we are concerned about, what we are excited about.
Appointments, celebrations and milestones are shared by members, so together we can support and encourage each other.
Sharing those thoughts in a safe place, like an online chronic illness group, is really cathartic. Writing down your thoughts and speaking about them, can help provide clarity in the midst of pain and disease.
Uncertainty often encompasses life at every turn when living with chronic disease. Having friends to turn to, online or otherwise, who are walking in your shoes, can provide so much comfort.
The Chronic Disease Curveball
Sometimes though, when our pain or disease…
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Jim Adams over at A Unique Title For Me picked School/Books/Learning as this week's Song Lyric Sunday topic. I picked this song (not to be confused with "What A Wonderful World" by Louis Armstrong) because of the simple and positive message - "But I do know that one and one is two, And if this …