Tags » Behcet's Disease

Hack My Life: 10 Hacks For Living with an Autoimmune Disease

Having Behcet’s or another chronic illness means that you are probably limited to the amount of energy you have each day. Sometimes this means making decisions between things like cooking dinner or washing your hair, and can just stink (pun intended).  798 more words

Behcet's Disease

Hey Girl. A Letter to Humira on Injection Day (Photos)

Hey Girl.

It’s that day again. Get out your alcohol wipes and thaw out your pen. It’s that biweekly torture we call Humira. Humira has been great. 473 more words

True Story

3 Types of Daily Fatigue and How to Combat Them

Fatigue manifests in different ways for different people. Do you have a hard time getting out of bed in the morning? Or do you wake up easily but feel like you could face-plant on your desk around 2pm? 374 more words

True Story

5 Remedies for Bad Hair Days: When Meds Ruin Your 'Do

You know the deal. You finally fall in love with a medication, but loathe the side effects. Many of the medications prescribed to those with chronic illnesses can wreak havoc on our bodies cosmetically. 503 more words

True Story

An Open Letter to My Senators on Trumpcare

On May 4, 2017, the House elected to push through a plan known as “Trumpcare”, which would replace the ACA or “Obamacare”. Here’s the main things you need to know about this proposed bill. 979 more words

True Story

How Yoga is Changing How I See My Body

By 2017, yoga is more than a trend. For me, it meant looking at my body in a new way…and appreciating it for how this disease has changed it. 811 more words

True Story

10 Surprising Foods Causing Inflammation

We’re told that diet is key to our health, and food can be medicine when it comes to fighting off the painful inflammation that autoimmune responses trigger. 1,062 more words

Behcet's Disease