Trying to work when you suffer from chronic illness, pain and mobility limitations….
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Trying to work when you suffer from chronic illness, pain and mobility limitations….

Hi guys, sorry I haven’t blogged in a while, I’ve been stuck in hospital for the last five weeks and lost my blog mojo temporarily. I posted this post to Facebook in honour of EDS Awareness Month (Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome) and decided I wanted to add it to my blog. Trying to work whilst living a … Continue reading

Embrace the ‘write off days’…
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Embrace the ‘write off days’…

  I’m not sleeping very well at the minute and I’m going through a pain flare. It has gone really cold again and I find going outside so painful. Today I got up with kids and got them ready, fed and sorted for school and then I flopped back into bed. I pretty much stayed … Continue reading

Look good, feel better….
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Look good, feel better….

Most chronic illness and pain conditions are classed as ‘invisible’ this is because in most cases the illness is hidden… The illness and pain is usually hidden because the sufferers have an unbelievable strength and ability to cope and are able to hide exactly how they are feeling. Chronic means ongoing, there is no time … Continue reading

I’m not the same person that walked into the storm…..
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I’m not the same person that walked into the storm…..

#spoonie #depression #suicideawareness As there is so much awareness focused on suicide and mental health at the moment, I have decided to open up more than I have ever before about my personal journey. My reasons for sharing my journey are in the hope that I may help someone else feel less alone, understand what … Continue reading