Issue #118: What People with Chronic Illnesses Struggle with the Most & Pre-Planning Recovery Days is a Vital Pacing Strategy | www.achronicvoice.com

Friday, 13 July 2018. Issue #118. In this issue: A Twitter poll and discussion, on what people with chronic illnesses struggle with the most. Yes, you’re allowed to feel upset for awhile when you’re having a bad day. What we wish others would understand about losing your career due to chronic illness. A major self-identity […]

Issue #100: In this issue: Jennifer Brea was a Ph.D. student at Harvard, when she was struck down by the mysterious Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. The need for disabilities to be normalised, especially for young people. What you need to know about fragrance and chemical sensitivities, especially in public places. Click to read or pin to save for later. | www.achronicvoice.com | #achronicvoice #healthnews #chronicillness #spoonielife #healthcare #allergies

Sat, 10 Mar 2018. Issue #100. In this issue: Jennifer Brea was a Ph.D. student at Harvard, when she was struck down by the mysterious Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. The need for disabilities to be normalised, especially for young people. A poll on how people with chronic pain cope with their careers. Phone anxiety is real. […]

In this issue: Honouring the most intimate relationship you’ll ever have – that with your body. How it feels when you need a walker as a 20 year old. “Letting down” so many people must be devastating – Lady Gaga cancels 10 concerts due to severe fibromyalgia pain. Asking your pain questions in an attempt to release it. Click to read or pin to save for later. | www.achronicvoice.com | #achronicvoice #tophealthnews #spoonies #chronicillness #chronicpain

Sat, 10 Feb 2018. Issue #96. In this issue: Honouring the most intimate relationship you’ll ever have – that with your body. How it feels when you need a walker as a 20 year old. Actions don’t always match the consequences with chronic illness. “Letting down” so many people must be devastating – Lady Gaga […]

How to Have a Healthy Relationship with Your Body, Even with Chronic Illness | www.achronicvoice.com

I’m sure you’ve noticed the commodities of love mushrooming around us at an alarming speed. Yes, Valentine’s Day is coming right up 😉 Amidst all the expressions of romantic love, I’d like to take some time to honour the bond I have with my body. It’s after all, the most intimate relationship I’ll ever have. […]

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 […]

Issue 83: For a Good Time in Paris, Wheelchair Included & Overexertion from Not Much. Click to read or pin to save for later. | www.achronicvoice.com | #chronicillness #tophealthtweets #achronicvoice #spoonie

Sat, 11 Nov 2017. Issue #83. In this issue: Constant pain signals from misfiring nerves in CRPS. Hope for a good life, despite illness. When resting becomes essential in your lifestyle. Overexertion even though it seems like no big deal. Viewing body parts separately when they are one whole. Life has much to reveal, be […]

Back Pain Blues? A Physiotherapist Shares Some Tips. | www.achronicvoice.com

*Note from A Chronic Voice: Jeremy and Joanna are both physiotherapists who have been travelling around the world since 2010, working in all sorts of interesting places! They are committed to staying as healthy as possible while on the road. Today Jeremy shares some basic insight into back pain from a physiotherapist’s perspective, and also […]

Issue #66: Suffering from Perspective & Hidden MSG in Healthy Foods - Click to read or pin to save for later. - www.achronicvoice.com

Saturday, 15 Jul 2017. Issue #66. In this edition: A rough guide to your stomach pain locations. Everything in life is a matter of perspective. Cracked, but still standing. What people do to distract themselves while stuck in bed with pain. Some ponderings on the meaning of ‘grit’. Addressing opioid addiction, but ignoring the underlying […]

10 Visible Evidence of a Body Gone Rogue | A Chronic Voice

*Notice Before Proceeding: Images of blood, needles and flesh. Don’t worry, not that gruesome 😉 Chronic illnesses are frustrating because they’re invisible. We look healthy yet the pain under our skin can be excruciating. But is pain ever fully invisible? Painkillers can help mask the evidence, but for those with chronic pain, they provide minimal […]