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Issue #139: Chronic Illness Doesn’t Take a Break Just Because it’s the Holidays & Don’t Forget Those Who are Lonely This Festive Season

Issue #139: Chronic Illness Doesn’t Take a Break Just Because it’s the Holidays & Don’t Forget Those Who are Lonely This Festive Season | A Chronic Voice

Friday, 07 December 2018. Issue #139.

In this issue: Savouring in the bright, happy vibes of December. Lupus doesn’t care that it’s the holiday season, and the need to deal with it because there’s no other way. When society sets cancer as the benchmark illness, and downplays other forms of pain compared to it. A gentle reminder that it’s okay to say no, and care for yourself, too. Living with chronic illness can impact your self-worth, and how to forgive yourself in order to move forward. Looking at how far you’ve come, and asking of life what it needs from you at every new beginning. Happy shares on social media can affect those who are lonely during this holiday season. Living with Lupus is difficult, but it also clarifies and adds purpose to life. Being unwell forever is frightening, and seizing that rare good day when you can. How all the health tips on mainstream media don’t help those with chronic illnesses or other needs.

*Note: This interview is meant for educational purposes, and is based on each person’s individual experiences and circumstances. It is not to be substituted for medical advice. Please consult your own doctor before changing or adding new treatment protocols.

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In this issue: When society sets cancer as the benchmark illness, and downplays other forms of pain compared to it. Living with chronic illness can impact your self-worth, and how to forgive yourself in order to move forward. Click to read more or pin to save & share. ////////// Chronic Illness / Health News / Society & Humanity / Christmas Holidays / Spoonies / Cancer / Mental Health / Depression / Self-Care, Self-Awareness & Self-Worth #ChronicIllness #SelfAwareness #HealthNews

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