5 Tips for Coping With Chronic Illness

Disclaimer - The following opinions are based off my own experiences. I am not a healthcare professional. Please consult a qualified, licensed, healthcare professional before making any adjustments to your health care regimen. Chronic illness leaves most of us feverishly searching for solutions to ease our symptoms. We comb the internet: read blogs, read posts, …

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When Your Bucket List Is On Your Bucket List

In 2011 I had just started a new job and was in the midst of that initial awkward period, you know where your new employer gives you a series of videos to watch, which you dutifully do, but then you have nothing productive left so you sit there awkwardly waiting. Well, with a couple of those awkward hours to kill, I decided to write a …

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Beauty Is In The Eye Of The Beholder

  If you're a parent and your child brings home something they've created at school you'll likely think it's beautiful, because it is beautiful.  It doesn't matter what it is, it just matters that it came from their heart, their mind, and their hands.  Art is incredibly subjective. If you really think about it life is …

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Navigating The Rough Seas Of Medical Appointments

I contemplated the best way to zip through this list of health care professional experiences and I think I'll just list them in alpha order by specialty.  I've had hundreds of appointments in the past three years and I'm sharing my experiences because I want other chronic illness people to know they aren't alone, there are lots …

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