Issue #46: Raw Confessions of Chronic Pain, Using Music to Inspire Strength & More! | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 25 Feb 2017. Issue #46. In this edition: Chronic illness linkup party hosted by Unbroken Smile (it’s over but there’s still great content there)! Thought-provoking quotes on self awareness and respect. Raw confessions of a person living with chronic pain. Perspective on talking openly about illness in society. A heartbreaking yet hopeful story on […]

Issue #45: Funny Depictions of 'Real' Disability, Illness as Art & More! | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 18 Feb 2017. Issue #45. In this edition: Be aware of the possibilities out there and adapt. Appreciate the simple (and best!) things in life. We all have our own issues to work on, whether we are ill or well. How it feels when you receive diagnosis after diagnosis. A short poem on what […]

Issue #44: Being Ill Around Healthy People, What Home Means & More! | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 11 Feb 2017. Issue #44. In this edition: The occasional human interaction needed for our mental wellbeing. Thank you to my Twitter friends! What’s it like being chronically ill around healthy people? Free cinema entry for caregivers in the UK. Don’t you want to go back to work? What does home mean? Raynaud’s (winter) […]

A Chronic Voice: Every Next Level of Your Life Will Demand a Different You

“Every next level of your life will demand a different you.” – Leonardo DiCaprio – We often believe that we must remain true to ourselves throughout our lives. But there is a crucial difference between being true, and being intractable. Sometimes we avoid certain activities or thoughts because we think, ‘nah, this is not me’. […]

Issue #4aIssue #43: Top Health Tweets of the Week2: Top Health Tweets of the Week

Saturday, 04 Feb 2017. Issue #43. In this edition: For those in places where it’s legal – a great review by @meglewellyn, on cannabis options for chronic pain relief. Everyday scenarios we’re not sure how to be polite about. How to really support those who are suffering. How to develop healthy habits despite circumstances. The […]