Although being chronically ill can often mean we have physical symptoms and issues, our mental health is very easily affected too. Often people are unable to work which means they are stuck inside for long periods of time and cannot leave the house. Activities… Continue Reading “10 Things To Do When You Are Chronically Ill – Autumn Edition”
Good morning everybody. Today I wanted to share a post about how a chronic illness diagnosis can affect you. I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis aged 15 months, so have never known any different but my diagnosis with Crohn’s Disease came when I was… Continue Reading “Grieving The ‘Old You’ – Dealing With A Chronic Illness Diagnosis”
Yes, I know I post a lot about bums and poo but I haven’t made a spelling error in the title, I promise!
Good morning and happy new week. Today is officially known as Blue Monday – apparently the most depressing day of the year. Chronic Illness and Depression/Anxiety Many people don’t realise that along with being diagnosed with a chronic illness, people are usually also struggling… Continue Reading “The Mental Health Tag”