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This mysterious disease affects millions – why isn’t the medical profession paying more attention? | CNN
What have zebras got to do with rare disease? What do you think when you hear the term warriors or pain warriors used for people with illness? Looking at some of the terminology around rare diseases. #RareDiseaseDay #ChronicIllness Coping Skills, People, Zebras, Chronic Pain, Rare Disease, Disease, Terminal Illness, Trigeminal Neuralgia
terminology for illness
What have zebras got to do with rare disease? What do you think when you hear the term warriors or pain warriors used for people with illness? Looking at some of the terminology around rare diseases. #RareDiseaseDay #ChronicIllness
Do you find reporting pain levels to medical people is often a pain in the behind? Here is a clearly explained pain scale with a visual guide to make it easier #ManagingPain #PainScale #ChronicPain
measuring pain
Do you find reporting pain levels to medical people is often a pain in the behind? Here is a clearly explained pain scale with a visual guide to make it easier #ManagingPain #PainScale #ChronicPain
How can the way you think help you manage life with chronic illness? Read on to find out. #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain #HabitsOfMind
habits of mind with chronic illness
How can the way you think help you manage life with chronic illness? Read on to find out. #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain #HabitsOfMind
Do you find reporting pain levels to medical people is often a pain in the behind? Here is a clearly explained pain scale with a visual guide to make it easier #ManagingPain #PainScale #ChronicPain Pain Scale, Pain Management, Health Conditions, Health Professionals, Medical Professionals
Pain scales
Do you find reporting pain levels to medical people is often a pain in the behind? Here is a clearly explained pain scale with a visual guide to make it easier #ManagingPain #PainScale #ChronicPain
How can you live when you are exhausted all the time? Fatigue is a typical symptom of many chronic health conditions. Learn some ways to manage it here. #ChronicIllness #Spoonies #ChronicFatigue #ChronicPain Health, Life Hacks, Chronic Fatigue Causes, Chronic Fatigue, Increase Engagement, Stress Free
Managing Fatigue
How can you live when you are exhausted all the time? Fatigue is a typical symptom of many chronic health conditions. Learn some ways to manage it here. #ChronicIllness #Spoonies #ChronicFatigue #ChronicPain
Do you struggle to communicate with medical staff? Do they seem to ignore or misunderstand what you tell them? Try these words to enable you to have more successful conversations. #ChronicIllness Find A Doctor, Some Words, Words, Need To Know, Research Paper, Favorite Words, Everything About You, New Words, Thing 1
communicating with medical staff
Do you struggle to communicate with medical staff? Do they seem to ignore or misunderstand what you tell them? Try these words to enable you to have more successful conversations. #ChronicIllness
Do you feel isolated by your chronic illness? Left out of people's plans? Learn how you can still find ways to participate in life. #ChronicIllness #PainManagement #Spoonies
participating with chronic illness
Do you feel isolated by your chronic illness? Left out of people's plans? Learn how you can still find ways to participate in life. #ChronicIllness #PainManagement #Spoonies
Living with illness, pain, fatigue, stress, anxiety etc? Life can be tricky but we can learn a thing or two from cats about caring for ourselves. #SelfCare #Spoonies Cat Things, How To Express Feelings, Multiple Sclerosis, Emotional Health, Chronic Illness
Self Care, Cat Style
Living with illness, pain, fatigue, stress, anxiety etc? Life can be tricky but we can learn a thing or two from cats about caring for ourselves. #SelfCare #Spoonies
Have you ever written a letter to who you used to be? What would you say? #TrigeminalNeuralgia #ChronicPain #ChronicIllness #Spoonies Losing Me, Chronic, Person
living with chronic pain
Have you ever written a letter to who you used to be? What would you say? #TrigeminalNeuralgia #ChronicPain #ChronicIllness #Spoonies
Do you feel isolated by your chronic illness? Left out of people's plans? Learn how you can still find ways to participate in life. #ChronicIllness #PainManagement #Spoonies Desserts, Cake, Thyroid Disease, Thyroid, Normal Life
managing chronic illness
Do you feel isolated by your chronic illness? Left out of people's plans? Learn how you can still find ways to participate in life. #ChronicIllness #PainManagement #Spoonies
How do you cope when your normal is upended? Do you look for the stormclouds or the blue sky? Why I choose the sky. #ChronicIllness #PainManagement Mental Health Anxiety, Health Anxiety, Depression And Anxiety, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Physical Health, Stress Relief Exercises
adjusting to illness
How do you cope when your normal is upended? Do you look for the stormclouds or the blue sky? Why I choose the sky. #ChronicIllness #PainManagement
Do you struggle to communicate with medical staff? Do they seem to ignore or misunderstand what you tell them? Try these words to enable you to have more successful conversations. #ChronicIllness Teaching, Education, Parents, Toys, Learning, Reading, Parenting Advice, Fostering Independence, Parenting
communicating with doctors
Do you struggle to communicate with medical staff? Do they seem to ignore or misunderstand what you tell them? Try these words to enable you to have more successful conversations. #ChronicIllness
Why social media is a lifeline for people with chronic illness #ChronicIllness #Spoonies Social Media, Health And Wellness, Support Group, Disability
sunflowers & social media
Why social media is a lifeline for people with chronic illness #ChronicIllness #Spoonies
Do you have a chronic illness? Are you struggling with the limitations it places on your life? Read these tips for adjusting to life with chronic illness Therapy Activities, How Are You Feeling, Anger
Living with It
Do you have a chronic illness? Are you struggling with the limitations it places on your life? Read these tips for adjusting to life with chronic illness
How can the way you think help you manage life with chronic illness? Read on to find out. #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain #HabitsOfMind Mindfulness, Challenges, Thinking Skills, Habits Of Mind, How To Find Out, Positive Thinking, Behavior, Personal Growth, Knowledge
Habits of Mind
How can the way you think help you manage life with chronic illness? Read on to find out. #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain #HabitsOfMind
Do you want a tight, toned tummy? Are you managing hip, back, shoulder or neck pain? Do you want to improve your fitness or take your training to the next level? Are you a new mom ready to rebuild your core after having your baby? Do you struggle to enjoy or even complete cardio workouts? Repin and listen to this before you try any core workouts for beginners, for women, for runners at home or at the gym. Plus I'll share how you can get started with proper core strength training. Fitness Exercises, Coaching, Strength Training, Workout Videos, Strengthening Exercises, Core Strength Training, Post Partum Workout, Workout For Beginners, Gym Workout For Beginners
Episode 27: Everything You Need to Know About Core Strength Training
Do you want a tight, toned tummy? Are you managing hip, back, shoulder or neck pain? Do you want to improve your fitness or take your training to the next level? Are you a new mom ready to rebuild your core after having your baby? Do you struggle to enjoy or even complete cardio workouts? Repin and listen to this before you try any core workouts for beginners, for women, for runners at home or at the gym. Plus I'll share how you can get started with proper core strength training.
Living with illness, pain, fatigue, stress, anxiety etc? Life can be tricky but we can learn a thing or two from cats about caring for ourselves. #SelfCare #Spoonies Life Tips, Self Care, Caring, Hypothyroidism
Self Care with Chronic Illness
Living with illness, pain, fatigue, stress, anxiety etc? Life can be tricky but we can learn a thing or two from cats about caring for ourselves. #SelfCare #Spoonies
Have you ever written a letter to who you used to be? What would you say? #TrigeminalNeuralgia #ChronicPain #ChronicIllness #Spoonies Lyme Disease, Body Pain
Living with Chronic Illness
Have you ever written a letter to who you used to be? What would you say? #TrigeminalNeuralgia #ChronicPain #ChronicIllness #Spoonies
Are you struggling to manage your pain? You need some distractions. Using hobbies is an effective pain management tool and helps you live a more fulfilling life. #ChronicPain #PainManagement Self Help, Opinion Piece, Negative Emotions, Distractions, Listening To You
Pain Distractions
Are you struggling to manage your pain? You need some distractions. Using hobbies is an effective pain management tool and helps you live a more fulfilling life. #ChronicPain #PainManagement
Do you have a chronic illness? Are you struggling with the limitations it places on your life? Read these tips for adjusting to life with chronic illness Mental Health
Living with Illness
Do you have a chronic illness? Are you struggling with the limitations it places on your life? Read these tips for adjusting to life with chronic illness
Why should anyone feel embarrassed at needing disability aids like walking sticks? We all use tools to make our lives easier. A pen is a tool, or a screwdriver, or a car. A walking stick is just another tool. Physical Disabilities, Sjogrens Syndrome, Disability Awareness, Health Resources
Using Disability Aids
Why should anyone feel embarrassed at needing disability aids like walking sticks? We all use tools to make our lives easier. A pen is a tool, or a screwdriver, or a car. A walking stick is just another tool.
Do you feel isolated by your chronic illness? Left out of people's plans? Learn how you can still find ways to participate in life. #ChronicIllness #PainManagement #Spoonies
Pacing with Fatigue & Pain
Do you feel isolated by your chronic illness? Left out of people's plans? Learn how you can still find ways to participate in life. #ChronicIllness #PainManagement #Spoonies
Do you struggle to communicate with medical staff? Do they seem to ignore or misunderstand what you tell them? Try these words to enable you to have more successful conversations. #ChronicIllness Medical Terms, Medical Students, Advocacy, Treatment, Neurologist, Doctors
Communicating with Doctors
Do you struggle to communicate with medical staff? Do they seem to ignore or misunderstand what you tell them? Try these words to enable you to have more successful conversations. #ChronicIllness
Why should anyone feel embarrassed at needing disability aids like walking sticks? We all use tools to make our lives easier. A pen is a tool, or a screwdriver, or a car. A walking stick is just another tool. Chronic Condition, Tools, Multiple Sclerosis Diet, Aids
Tools for Freedom
Why should anyone feel embarrassed at needing disability aids like walking sticks? We all use tools to make our lives easier. A pen is a tool, or a screwdriver, or a car. A walking stick is just another tool.
How can you live when you are exhausted all the time? Fatigue is a typical symptom of many chronic health conditions. Learn some ways to manage it here.  #ChronicIllness #Spoonies #ChronicFatigue #ChronicPain Healthy Advice, Wellness
Managing Fatigue
How can you live when you are exhausted all the time? Fatigue is a typical symptom of many chronic health conditions. Learn some ways to manage it here. #ChronicIllness #Spoonies #ChronicFatigue #ChronicPain
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The genetic disorder that makes shoulders pop out of sockets
Mannequin with bent arm (Credit: Getty Images)
Why walking sticks are just like pencils, or forks, or cars - another tool to make life easier #Disability #ChronicIllness
Physical Aids
Why walking sticks are just like pencils, or forks, or cars - another tool to make life easier #Disability #ChronicIllness
Learning to use disability aids to make your life easier Walking Aids
stickabled not disabled
Learning to use disability aids to make your life easier
Learning to use disability aids to make your life easier Screwdriver, Arthritis
walking sticks
Learning to use disability aids to make your life easier
Learning to use disability aids to make your life easier Sjogren's Syndrome, Sjogrens, Stay In Bed
walking sticks
Learning to use disability aids to make your life easier
Learning to use disability aids to make your life easier Fibro, Rheumatoid Arthritis
walking sticks
Learning to use disability aids to make your life easier
We're not always good at giving ourselves the care we show to others - but self-care is vital to help us manage things like illness, pain, fatigue, stress, anxiety etc. Cats can teach us a thing or two about self care. #SelfCare #SelfCareCatStyle Spoonie Life, Chronic Migraines, Migraine
Self Care Cat Style
We're not always good at giving ourselves the care we show to others - but self-care is vital to help us manage things like illness, pain, fatigue, stress, anxiety etc. Cats can teach us a thing or two about self care. #SelfCare #SelfCareCatStyle
We're not always good at giving ourselves the care we show to others - but self-care is vital to help us manage things like illness, pain, fatigue, stress, anxiety etc. Cats can teach us a thing or two about self care. #SelfCare #SelfCareCatStyle Emotions
Self Care habits
We're not always good at giving ourselves the care we show to others - but self-care is vital to help us manage things like illness, pain, fatigue, stress, anxiety etc. Cats can teach us a thing or two about self care. #SelfCare #SelfCareCatStyle
We're not always good at giving ourselves the care we show to others - but self-care is vital to help us manage things like illness, pain, fatigue, stress, anxiety etc. Cats can teach us a thing or two about self care. #SelfCare #SelfCareCatStyle Writing Crafts, Cat Mom
Self Care
We're not always good at giving ourselves the care we show to others - but self-care is vital to help us manage things like illness, pain, fatigue, stress, anxiety etc. Cats can teach us a thing or two about self care. #SelfCare #SelfCareCatStyle
We're not always good at giving ourselves the care we show to others - but self-care is vital to help us manage things like illness, pain, fatigue, stress, anxiety etc. Cats can teach us a thing or two about self care. #SelfCare #SelfCareCatStyle Self, Care
Self Care ideas
We're not always good at giving ourselves the care we show to others - but self-care is vital to help us manage things like illness, pain, fatigue, stress, anxiety etc. Cats can teach us a thing or two about self care. #SelfCare #SelfCareCatStyle
We're not always good at giving ourselves the care we show to others - but self-care is vital to help us manage things like illness, pain, fatigue, stress, anxiety etc. Cats can teach us a thing or two about self care. #SelfCare #SelfCareCatStyle Tips
Self Care suggestions
We're not always good at giving ourselves the care we show to others - but self-care is vital to help us manage things like illness, pain, fatigue, stress, anxiety etc. Cats can teach us a thing or two about self care. #SelfCare #SelfCareCatStyle
Medicine isn't the only way to cope with chronic pain. There are lots of other ways you can learn to manage pain, like using distraction as a technique.
pain management
Medicine isn't the only way to cope with chronic pain. There are lots of other ways you can learn to manage pain, like using distraction as a technique.
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain Friends, Mental Health Journal, Understanding Yourself, Helping People
explaining illness
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain Yoga, Understanding, Tired
10 ways to understanding
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain Action
10 ways to understanding
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms, Spoon Theory, Christian Mom
10 Ways to Understanding
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain Autoimmune Disease, Inspiration, Fitness
explain your illness
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain Adhd, Brain Injury Awareness, Brain Injury
understanding
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain Chronic Kidney Disease, Chronic Illness Quotes, Borderline Personality Disorder, Kidney Failure, Kidney Disease, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
ways to explain illness
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain Family Caregiver
10 ways to understanding
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain Self Advocacy, Cough
help people understand
A typical problem with chronic illness is feeling like nobody else understands. How can you help them understand? #ChronicIllness #ChronicPain
Fatigue and pain are common symptoms of chronic illness conditions. It's vital to learn how to pace yourself to keep as active as you can. Symptoms
How to Pace Yourself
Fatigue and pain are common symptoms of chronic illness conditions. It's vital to learn how to pace yourself to keep as active as you can.
Managing pain and fatigue is often a major aspect of living with chronic illness. Pain meds don't always cut it for patients. You need a whole toolbox of pain management strategies at your fingertips. Try these tips. Natural Pain Relief, Pain Relief
Manage Your Pain
Managing pain and fatigue is often a major aspect of living with chronic illness. Pain meds don't always cut it for patients. You need a whole toolbox of pain management strategies at your fingertips. Try these tips.
Managing pain and fatigue is often a major aspect of living with chronic illness. Pain meds don't always cut it for patients. You need a whole toolbox of pain management strategies at your fingertips. Try these tips. Hemiplegic Migraine
Sunhats & Self-help
Managing pain and fatigue is often a major aspect of living with chronic illness. Pain meds don't always cut it for patients. You need a whole toolbox of pain management strategies at your fingertips. Try these tips.