BlogResourcesTips & Insights

Issue #159: Accepting Help as a Mother with Chronic Illness Only Benefits Your Family & the Power of Steroids – Good and Bad

Issue #159: Accepting Help as a Mother with Chronic Illness Only Benefits Your Family & the Power of Steroids - Good and Bad | A Chronic Voice

Friday, 03 May 2019. Issue #159.

In this issue: Painkillers can be helpful in nipping a big flare at the bud. Managing unnecessary stress of unwanted advice by either nodding along mindlessly, or adding to the block list in life. A blood test created by Stanford University to detect Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis). The power of steroids – good and bad. The incomplete picture of assessments for disability Blue Badges. Feeling stuck from both an unremovable growth in the brain, and side effects from the medications taken to control it. Don’t be afraid to fail, just have some fun along the way. Accepting help as a mother with chronic illness only benefits your whole family. It’s easy to persevere through acute pain, but chronic pain has no bright horizon you can set your sights on. Discussing with your employer how chronic illness impacts you specifically, so that you can work at your best capacity.

*Note: This article 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.

If you liked this article, sign up for our mailing list here so you don’t miss out on our latest posts. You will also receive an e-book full of uplifting messages, quotes and illustrations, as a token of appreciation!

Pin It:
Issue #159: Accepting Help as a Mother with Chronic Illness Only Benefits Your Family & the Power of Steroids – Good and Bad - Pinterest Image

Join the discussion

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *