DO YOU GET IT?? COVID-19

YOU CANNOT EXPECT OTHER PEOPLE TO BE RESPONSIBLE; THE ONLY "CONTROL" YOU HAVE OVER YOUR HEALTH IN THIS UNCERTAIN TIME IS BEING RESPONSIBLE YOURSELF.

Coronavirus – Part One

I'm going to make this short and sweet. I want to talk more about this strain of "coronavirus" and get into the most basic medical information regarding it. However, assuming many of those reading this "blog" are those with chronic illness, I want you to do (for now) 3 things for me - 1. DO … Continue reading Coronavirus – Part One

THE PROBLEM Defining “Chronic Illness”

Throughout all of these posts and all of my "posts" on "Social Media" (and the posts of others with chronic illnesses for that matter!) I have realized there is a certain "dilemma" that faces everyone who "suffers" from a chronic illness (or chronic illnesses) - namely, that the term "chronic illness" doesn't really carry with … Continue reading THE PROBLEM Defining “Chronic Illness”

What’s the Point?

I have had a very difficult week (for many reasons - I don't really want to discuss any of them here or now, but I'm sure I will come up with posts with topics that "spin off" the issues with which I have been dealing), so I thought I would write very briefly about why … Continue reading What’s the Point?

Disabled, not Unable!

Disabled. Apparently the word carries connotations that those of us who are disabled don't always associate with characteristics that describe ourselves. I was presented with this idea on a recent phone call with my mother who had accompanied me earlier to a dentist appointment - it was a second opinion appointment and I wanted someone … Continue reading Disabled, not Unable!