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The Nitty Gritty of Chronic Illness

The word “grit” is a pretty versatile one. It can describe small particles of dirt or sand, courage or resolve, or the action of gritting one’s teeth. All three of these meanings can apply in the world of chronic illness. … Continue reading

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Mental Illness and Toxic Relationships

One of the saddest side-effects of mental illness can be the loss of relationships. Sometimes it is the other person backing away, sometimes it is you having to make a choice between health and the relationship and other times it … Continue reading

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