How to plan the best summer vacation despite your chronic illness

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How to plan the best summer vacation despite your chronic illness

Does the thought of taking a summer vacation get you excited or does it send chills down your spine?Β  I loved traveling before I became chronically ill.Β  In addition to yearly Disneyland vacations, I loved exploring new areas in other states or within the ones that I lived in.Β  Weekend road trips without a destination were my favorites.
Soon after chronic pain became a part of my daily life I began to loathe traveling.

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unpack your unrealistic vacation expectations

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Unpack Your Unrealistic Vacation Expectations

Living with multiple chronic conditions has changed many things in my life, including what I expect from a vacation.Β Psoriatic arthritis, fibromyalgia, and endometriosis often create havoc before, during, and after each trip.Β  I may not be able to escape my conditions for a week, but I can still have a fabulous getaway by having realistic expectations.Β  Here are five unrealistic vacation expectations and how I turned them around.

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