How To Let Go Of Holiday Guilt When You Have A Chronic Illness

For many, the holiday season is filled with joy, but for those living with a chronic illness, it can be difficult to enjoy. The hustle and bustle of preparing for the holidays and the pressure to keep up with family traditions can lead to feelings of guilt and overwhelm. However, it’s important to remember thatContinue reading “How To Let Go Of Holiday Guilt When You Have A Chronic Illness”

5 Ways This Extra-Long Puffy Jacket Meets My Chronic Illness Life Needs

For those of us managing chronic pain, staying warm and comfortable is a top priority. But when you’re in a wheelchair, it can be difficult to find the right clothing that meets your needs. That’s why an extra-long puffy jacket is a perfect solution for people with chronic pain. Let’s take a look at whyContinue reading “5 Ways This Extra-Long Puffy Jacket Meets My Chronic Illness Life Needs”

How Journaling Can Help You Find Your Way With Chronic Illness

At the core of chronic illness is uncertainty. Having a journal can help you find your way through it. Here are some benefits that come with keeping a journal when living with chronic illness and how writing in your journal can help improve your daily life.

Chronic Illness Life Journal for Beginners

If you’re living with a chronic illness, then this journal is for you! It can help to track the highs and lows of your daily life in order to better understand your condition. This journal is perfect for newly diagnosed patients or those who find acknowledging their chronic pain and symptoms overwhelming. With enough detail, patterns of flares and triggers should become visible, helping you to modify and improve your life. Excited to start tracking your journey? Pick up a copy today!

Can I Travel With A Chronic Illness? How A Trip Back In Time Can Help!

Planning your next big adventure can be super exciting, but it’s important to know how to travel with a chronic illness. This week’s journal prompt will help you assess what accommodations you need before hitting the road. Happy traveling!

The Importance of Journaling About Things That Make You Happy When You Have a Chronic Illness

Many people with chronic illnesses find it helpful to journal about their experiences. This can be a great way to track your symptoms, document your progress, and vent about the frustrations of living with a chronic illness. But did you know that journaling about things that make you happy is just as important? Journaling aboutContinue reading “The Importance of Journaling About Things That Make You Happy When You Have a Chronic Illness”

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.

Is An Adjustable Bed Worth It? A Chronic Illness Patient Review

Debating whether to purchase an adjustable bed? This chronic illness patient review breaks down the cost, need, and benefits.

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 To Improve Home Shower Safety

Home shower safety tips for the chronically ill and seniors. Bathe safely with one of these home safety products.

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.

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.

National Disability Employment Awareness Month: Finding A Job As A Disabled Person

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Discover resources to help you find a job and raise awareness.

Fibromyalgia Diagnosis Checklist: 30 Things You Need To Know About This Chronic Illness

Every patient should be given a fibromyalgia diagnosis checklist to help them understand and make it easier to navigate life with this chronic illness.

Cute Plus Size Loungewear From Amazon For The Chronically Ill

Listen to Cute Plus Size Loungewear From Amazon For The Chronically Ill or continue reading. Throughout my chronic life, I have learned to rely on the comfort of certain fabrics. The trouble is they are not always available where I typically purchase my clothing. Fibromyalgia and psoriatic arthritis flare worse for me during the summerContinue reading “Cute Plus Size Loungewear From Amazon For The Chronically Ill”

6 Types Of Cooling Products To Help You Stay Cool In The Heat This Summer

Press play to listen to 6 Cooling Products To Stay Cool In The Heat This Summer or scroll to continue reading. Like it or not, sweltering temperatures are on their way! Living with chronic illnesses like fibromyalgia and autoimmune arthritis is not easy. There are so many things that can trigger our symptoms. Temperature isContinue reading “6 Types Of Cooling Products To Help You Stay Cool In The Heat This Summer”

Can Cats Detect Illness In Humans? This One Detected Mine Better Than Any Doctor!

Can Cats Detect Illness In Humans is available in both audio and written formats—press play to listen or scroll to continue reading. Earlier this week, my feline fur baby Rocky passed away. He was 21 years old. Rocky was more than a pet. He, as my daughter and I joked, was my soul cat! IContinue reading “Can Cats Detect Illness In Humans? This One Detected Mine Better Than Any Doctor!”

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