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April means...

Sjogren’s Syndrome Awareness!

It’s more than a nuisance. It’s more than a name. It’s an illness that affects you in ways you could never imagine. Spread the word!

Crohnies everywhere

I met a lady this week who was my phlebotomist, aka the lady who takes your blood. And I felt the need to explain the marks on my arm, from countless blood tests saying “I’m a regular I have Crohn’s disease” to which she said “me too”. 174 more words

Invisible - Accepting or Rejecting the Role

I have heard rheumatoid disease referred to as an invisible disease, like many other chronic diseases.  It has been classified as an invisible disease because while you may look ok to others and keep going with work and responsibilities, inside you are dealing with pain, fatigue and other ongoing symptoms of the illness. 430 more words

Ouch.

Today has been one of the toughest, and I do mean toughest, days I’ve had suffering with this disease. Yesterday I went out with friends, I didn’t DO very much in particular when I went out. 284 more words