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Hacks For Surviving Summer With Chronic Illness

For members of the chronic illness community, summer can bring on a new level of difficulties. The summer heat can flare up a host of symptoms for many warriors, whether you have an autoimmune disease in nature, lupus, fibromyalgia, ehlers-danlos, lyme disease,...

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Healing Beauty and the Toxic Beast

  I want to cause a huge flare up of symptoms and maybe even add cancer to my list of illnesses.  Ok nobody has said that ever!  But, do you realize that some of the everyday products you are using may potentially be doing that? We can absorb up to 60% of what we...

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Faith Through A Chronic Illness Journey

Warning this article may be controversial. Recently I was not feeling well at all following one of my infusion treatments.  After I was done with my infusion I realized I needed a rest stop before going home.  I stopped into our local Kwik Trip and encountered...

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A Disabled Person’s Review Of Holiday Inn

Recently I had to travel to Pewaukee, which is a suburb of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  My son was to perform in a football combine there and so we decided to get a hotel room close to where the combine was being held.The sponsors putting on this combine had recommended...

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Steps Toward Healing Mentally

If you are joining my blog for the first time, then I urge you to go back and visit my first post, "Achieving Mental Health While Chronically Ill."  In that post, I shared a video by LCSW Amanda Pratt from Imagine Life Therapy.  She shared with us lots of helpful tips...

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Achieving Mental Health While Chronically Ill (part 2)

Achieving Mental Health While Chronically Ill (part 2)

Today we are going to be talking about trauma.  If you missed my last post, I am going to encourage you to head back there first.  In my last post, I shared a video from LCSW Amanda Pratt with http://imaginelifetherapy.com . I have been recapping the mental struggles...

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Achieving Mental Health While Chronically Ill

Achieving Mental Health While Chronically Ill

Today I am going to share with you a very valuable video I had the pleasure of viewing recently.  The only downside is that I wish I would have got to see this early on in my disease process.  The video I am sharing is by Amanda Pratt LCSW.  Amanda is a chronic...

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