A diagnosis of chronic disease is definitely a game-changer. Here are 5 things that would become must-do’s if I was to try and stay ahead of chronic. I won’t say I’ve mastered it, and “chronic” has a mind of its own, but these things were definitely very helpful to me as a CDP (chronic disease person/patient). [Read more…]
A wise physician and friend once told me, “Find your happy. Then go there. Often.”
Staying positive with RA – 8 tips
Think staying positive isn’t all that important in winning against auto-immune disease? Think again, my friend. Charles Raison, MD at Emory University school of medicine in Atlanta says, “Optimism is necessary for good health.” Read from webmd.com how we can use realistic optimism to our advantage on the battlefield of chronic. [Read more…]
The familiar fog. You know it. That crazy rheumatoid brain fog. The cloud of half-brain that anyone who’s had any contact with auto-immune people understands. It follows us around like a stray puppy, nipping at our heels with every step.
Has anyone felt this besides me?