The Frustration of Explaining Chronic Illness Life

Sometimes, explaining what it’s like to live with a chronic illness can be frustrating — especially when people don’t understand. Here is a journal prompt to help you deal with your frustration and come up with an easier explanation.

Thanksgiving Tees That are Both Cute and Comfortable!

Looking for a cute and comfortable Thanksgiving t-shirt? Check out these designs that are perfect for people with chronic illnesses like fibromyalgia and arthritis. These shirts are made to be soft, stretchy, and breathable, so you’ll stay comfortable all day long.

15 Fibromyalgia Symptom Journal Benefits and Drawbacks

If you’re living with fibromyalgia, then you know just how frustrating and unpredictable the symptoms can be. Keeping track of everything – from your daily pain levels to what seems to aggravate your symptoms – is critical for managing your condition, but it can also be a lot of work. Luckily, there are many benefitsContinue reading “15 Fibromyalgia Symptom Journal Benefits and Drawbacks”

Chronic Illness and Memory-keeping: Why It Is Important to Describe Your Symptoms as They Happen

Find out why memory-keeping is an important part of chronic illness. This post describes the importance of describing your symptoms as graphically as you can while experiencing them, and how that information will help you in the future.

Chronic Illness Flare Amnesia: What Is It And How Can Journaling Help?

What is chronic illness flare amnesia? Why does it happen? And how journaling can help improve the lives of the chronically ill!

Thank You Day Pain Relief Giveaway

Enter to win one of my favorite fibromyalgia pain relief products! Today is National Thank You Day, and that means it’s time for some self-care.

Disability Benefits for United States Residents

Find out all you need to know about disability benefits in the USA. This includes how to apply, who qualifies, and state-specific information.

Safe Ways to Slice Strawberries with Arthritic Hands

Those who have arthritis in their hands know how difficult it is to slice up a strawberry. Learn some helpful tips on safe ways you can enjoy your favorite food.

How Robotic Vacuums Help Those With Chronic Illnesses And The Elderly

Robotic vacuum cleaners can help those in chronic pain be more independent. Here are 7 ways that they can benefit those with disabilities and/or illnesses.

How To Share Your Fibromyalgia Story

Help raise awareness by sharing your fibromyalgia story. Why share your fibromyalgia story?Sharing your experience helps others feel less alone. It gives the newly diagnosed an idea of what to expect. Your story raises awareness and lends a voice to those who struggle to explain what life with fibromyalgia is like. Sharing your story alsoContinue reading “How To Share Your Fibromyalgia Story”

A Peek Into My “On-The-Go” Chronic Pain Relief Bag

Before you plan your next vacation or outing, take a peek into my on the go chronic pain relief bag. These items allow me to stay out longer!

How A Passive Exercise Machine Reduces My Worst Chronic Pain

Who would have thought that a passive exercise machine could relieve chronic pain? Here is one device that should be considered!

Top 5 Affordable Bras For Fibromyalgia And Chronic Rib Pain

Bras for fibromyalgia and chronic rib pain don’t have to be expensive. Here are 5 brands that are as affordable as comfortable.

The Disabled Diva’s Top 3 Favorite Alternative Fibromyalgia Treatments

The Disabled Diva shares her top 3 favorite alternative fibromyalgia treatments. And the favorites of her fellow bloggers too!

My Most Popular Chronic Illness Blog Posts Of 2021

The Disabled Diva shares her most popular blog posts of 2021. Fibromyalgia, autoimmune arthritis, and pain relief.

Top 5 Ways A Weighted Blanket Helps Reduce Fibromyalgia Symptoms

Top 5 ways that a weighted blanket helps The Disabled Diva reduce fibromyalgia symptoms.

My Chronic Life November 2021 Update

The Disabled Diva shares her chronic life update for November 2021. What life was like with fibromyalgia, psoriatic arthritis, and endometriosis.

5 Ways The Alike Health App Benefits Patients and Their Doctors

Discover how the Alike Health App can improve living with chronic illness and your healthcare.

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