Chronic Illness · Chronic Pain · Mayo Clinic · Mental Health · Personal · Recovery

What I Almost Named My Blog Five Years Ago

How did I end up with “Illness to Wellness”? Others believed in me – and now I do, too. The name I almost used doesn’t make sense anymore.

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How I’m Learning to Radically Accept My Life as a Young Adult With Fibromyalgia

I wrote this article back when I was on leave from school. Though my situation has changed, the core message is the same: I am enough. Even if I can do nothing, I am enough.

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Lifestyle Accommodations and Health Products That Make My Life More Manageable: Part 2

Part 2: Physical health. The accommodations and products that make my body feel its best.

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Living with Chronic Illnesses and Working Toward Body Positivity

Having good body image is difficult enough without chronic illnesses that make your body a somewhat out-of-control skin to live in.