Issue #87: True Self-Care Goes Beyond Pampering & the Isolation from Chronic Pain During the Holidays. Click to read or pin to save for later. | www.achronicvoice.com | #healthnews #tophealthtweets #achronicvoice #chronicillness

Sat, 09 Dec 2017. Issue #87. In this issue: True self-care goes beyond salt baths and chocolate cakes. When brain plasticity goes wild from chronic pain. A terrifying glimpse into the dark world of ME/CFS through the film, “Unrest”. Those who are hard to get along with are often coming from a place of pain. […]

Veronica of Nourish Naturally Shares Her Best Skin Care Tips (Plus a Triple Discount!) | www.achronicvoice.com

Featuring Veronica, Owner of Nourish Naturally When I first discovered Nourish Naturally, their philosophy intrigued me. They believe in the power of human touch, and don’t use any machines for their facials. They carry a few different skincare ranges to cater for various needs. Veronica examined my face and discussed the options before starting, so […]

“It’s in My Blood” Feature #9: Sarah Frison | Chronic illnesses. Inherent gifts. Endless possibilities. | www.achronicvoice.com

Featuring Sarah Frison, a Pastry Chef from Belgium Sarah is our first interviewee from Belgium, and she’s also a trained pastry chef! While she is unable to continue on this career path due to chronic illness, she now uses her knowledge to help others by using a stepped nutritional approach. When people approach her for […]

Issue #86: Chronic Illness is Not a Competition & the Validity of Your Pain | www.achronicvoice.com | #chronicpain #chronicillness #healthnews #achronicvoice #spoonielife

Sat, 02 Dec 2017. Issue #86. In this issue: Come join in the last spoonie linkup party of the year! Chronic illness is NOT a competition. When even you start questioning the validity of your own pain. We’re all different and that’s wonderful. A roadtrip survival guide for spoonies. A photographer captures the final year […]

December 2017 Prompts: Recovering, Shopping, Enjoying, Reminiscing & Preparing | www.achronicvoice.com

Prompts for December 2017: recovering, shopping, enjoying, reminiscing and preparing. You’re free to interpret these keywords as you wish, but here’s my own list! I hope you’ll join me in sharing more insight about life with chronic illnesses 🙂 Click here to submit your own entry, and to read what others are up to as […]

December 2017 Linkup Party for People with Chronic Illnesses. Click to read/join or pin to save for later. | www.achronicvoice.com | #achronicvoice #spoonie #decemberlinkup #chronicillness #linkupparty

Hello and welcome to the last chronic illness linkup party for 2017! Thank you to all of you who have supported and participated so far. I truly look forward every month to discovering more about your world through these shared prompts. So many of us live parallel lives with chronic illnesses, yet it’s so interesting […]

Get to Know Me Better Through These 20 Fun Questions from WheelEscapades! | www.achronicvoice.com

Most Fun Interview Questions So Far! Gemma of WheelEscapades has this fun section on her blog called “Twenty Questions”. It’s a small diversion from the usual disability topics, yet I gained a lot of insight from the answers as well! It’s interesting to enter the mind of someone else, to learn of their desires and […]

Issue #85: Feeling Empowered from Getting Help & Saying 'No' to Certain Obligations | www.achronicvoice.com

Sat, 25 Nov 2017. Issue #85. In this issue: What do wish lists really reflect about a person? Restoring the balance in your body, especially through nature. Feeling empowered instead of helpless from getting help needed. Saying ‘no’ to obligations that will wear you out. A little trick on how to think positively without feeling […]