A picture is worth a thousand words

Thanks to Yolonda Hadid sharing her chronic illness on Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, the world got to see the unfair judgements that people make against the chronically ill everyday.

Pain acclimation and relief relativity

  You know the phrase “It’s all relative”?  Well, that is how I explain my ever changing tolerance to higher pain levels and how my definition of relief continues to change. Acclimating to pain.  I have lived in many different climates.  With each move my body took time to adjust to the different types of weather. Continue reading “Pain acclimation and relief relativity”

Insult or Compliment?

When someone says “You don’t look sick“, do you take it as an insult or a compliment?  Personally I take it as an insult and here is why. 1. “You don’t look sick” is an accusation, not a compliment.  Those words accuse the person in pain of being a liar.  If people who haven’t aContinue reading “Insult or Compliment?”

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