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.
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.
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.
What is chronic illness flare amnesia? Why does it happen? And how journaling can help improve the lives of the chronically ill!
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.
Find out why it is okay to say no this holiday season and how saying no can actually improve your health. Tips included!
Find out all you need to know about disability benefits in the USA. This includes how to apply, who qualifies, and state-specific information.
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.
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.
24 chronic illness journal prompts to inspire and guide your journaling journey.
Fibromyalgia patient Lynne Said shares her story of change. How her diagnosis forced her to change careers and more.
Share your psoriatic arthritis story on The Disabled Diva Blog. Sharing your experience helps the newly diagnosed and raises awareness.
DIY chronic illness bathroom makeover ideas that are cheap and easy! Here are 10 hacks that make my chronic life less painful.
How many times has somebody judged the severity of your chronic illness by your appearance? What about observing you perform one activity or task without issue? These unfair judgments can lead to loss or denial of disability benefits. They can also be the reason your health insurance refuses to pay towards accessibility aids needed toContinue reading “Why It Is Wrong to Judge Someone with Chronic Illness by How They Look”
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!
Who would have thought that a passive exercise machine could relieve chronic pain? Here is one device that should be considered!
The Disabled Diva defines what chronic illness stress-related flares are and shares how she copes with each type.
Road trips can be a real pain in the neck and back when you have psoriatic arthritis! How I dealt with it on my last getaway!
I should be doing more and other lies I tell myself. Life with chronic illness is filled with lies that do us more harm than good.
Another year with psoriatic arthritis. Why this year will be different than the past 21 and what I am looking forward to.