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My Best Health Takes A Village

When I first read this quote, I thought it was stupid…too simplistic…but then I got thinking about it and it’s true. While I am ultimately responsible for my own health and well being, as we all are, having a chronic condition does require help. 307 more words

Acceptance

Bernie Mac

Bernie Mac (October 5. 1957 0 August 9, 2008)

Bernard Jeffrey McCullough was born and raised in Chicago’s south side by a single mother who died of cancer when Bernie was 16. 249 more words

Movies

Broken But Never Beaten...

A truer statement could not be made when it comes to life with a chronic health condition. I might be broken…that is to say, changed….but I still have value…that is to stay, I still have something to offer. 73 more words

Acceptance

CC 2015 - More Suck on Day three

Continuing our summary of the most glaring issues in CC 2015, thisĀ is a good opportunity to end the week before I head off to one more medical appointment. 255 more words

The Geeky

Resilience

To bounce back…To be tough…

To find strength…To overcome…

To endure…To preserve…

Resilience is an important tool in the sarcoidosis survivor bag of tricks. Resilience allows us to redefine ourselves in new ways. 147 more words

Acceptance

Better Is Enough

As I think about my sarcoidosis, and the twists and turns it has taken me through, both physically and emotionally, it occurs to me that having a chronic condition is life altering. 491 more words

Acceptance