Living with a chronic illness poses many challenges. When faced with the reality of such a diagnosis, it’s easy to become overwhelmed and feel like you’ll never be able to manage them. That’s why reflection is so important. By taking time to assess where you are in your journey, you can gain perspective and hopeContinue reading “How I Use Reflection to Manage My Chronic Illness Life”
The holidays are a time for family, friends, and festivities. But if you’re living with a chronic illness, the holiday season can also be a time of increased stress and anxiety. There’s pressure to attend parties and gatherings, to meet expectations, and to make the season “perfect.” On top of all that, chronic pain andContinue reading “Chronic Illness Holiday Survival Guide – The Time To Start Planning Is Now!”
The end of summer can be hard for the chronically ill. Whether it’s hot weather or a reduction in social activities, this journal prompt may help.
A new journal prompt is shared each week to help those living with a chronic illness document their thoughts and feelings.
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!
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.
Valentine’s day is a time for expressing love to your special someone. It is not a day to go broke or to trigger chronic pain. If your celebration depletes both your bank account and energy supply, you are defeating the purpose of the day.
The Disabled Diva shares her most popular blog posts of 2021. Fibromyalgia, autoimmune arthritis, and pain relief.
Updated monthly, The Disabled Diva shares her chronic pain and illness life. What worked, what failed, pain levels, and activities.
Ten realistic New Year Goals for people living with chronic illness.
The Disabled Diva shares her chronic life update for November 2021. What life was like with fibromyalgia, psoriatic arthritis, and endometriosis.
Five pro tips for dealing with fibro fog to help chronically ill freelance writers get the job done!
Discover how the Alike Health App can improve living with chronic illness and your healthcare.
Psoriasis symptoms that led The Disabled Diva’s doctor to a diagnosis. Learn more about the beginning of her chronic life.
The Disabled Diva shares her chronic life update for October 2021. What life was like with fibromyalgia, psoriatic arthritis, and endometriosis.
Join The Disabled Diva for 30 Days of Chronic Thankfulness. It is gratitude with a chronic attitude! Learn more here!
Making holiday plans with chronic illness is no easy task and impossible for some. Here is why I am afraid to commit to any celebrations this year.
My chronic life update for September 2021. How I managed living with fibromyalgia, psoriatic arthritis, and other fun stuff nobody should ever have to experience.
How to use social media for chronic pain awareness easily and for free, all year long, no matter how many followers you may have.
Attending church as a chronically ill wheelchair user is difficult for many reasons. Accessibility is just one of the challenges, here are more!