Issue #280: The Beauty of Online Support Groups & The Benefits of Nature Have Been Known for Centuries, Yet We are Losing Touch with It

Friday, 03 September 2021. Issue #280. In This Issue: The beauty of online support groups is that you can be as visible or invisible as you like, and they really do help with your wellbeing. The benefits of nature have been known for centuries, yet we are losing touch with it in modern society, and […]

Issue 268: There is No One-Size-Fits-All Pain Management Solution & Tips from 15 Fibromyalgia Bloggers on Their Best Coping Strategies

Friday, 04 June 2021. Issue #268. In This Issue: Mayv is a holistic pain management resource that trusts that patients know their bodies best, and are here to provide guidance and the tools for individualised pain management. Those who live with chronic illness and chronic pain know that there is no one-size-fits-all pain management solution, […]

Issue 267: Pacing with Chronic Illness Can be Frustrating Yet Necessary & Sometimes the Power of Holding Space for Someone Who’s Suffering is All They Need

Friday, 28 May 2021. Issue #267. In This Issue: Pacing with chronic illness is something spoonies know we should do, yet can be frustrating and not all that straightforward. Sometimes the power of holding space for someone who’s hurting is all they need, not fixes, solutions or answers. Self-regulation is hard compared to habits, thus […]

Issue 251: Pacing Fatigue Can be as Important as Pacing Pain & The Importance of Seeking Mental and Emotional Support When First Diagnosed

Friday, 05 February 2021. Issue #250. In this issue: A compilation of blog posts from various chronic illness bloggers that will bring you hope, insight, resources, comfort, humour and more. Let’s share and support each other through the February writing prompts. The gracefulness of enduring chronic pain, being human and surviving. An infographic that shows […]

Issue #250: Chronic Pain Alters Your Experience Despite Being in the Same Place & Napping May Seem Counterintuitive, But Pushing Through is Worse | A Chronic Voice

Friday, 29 January 2021. Issue #250. In this issue: There is no dead end in life per se; sometimes choices can be difficult to make, but stay curious and open to the wonder of life. The worries of a person with invisible illness navigating through society. Chronic pain can give you a different experience from […]