Issue #62: Handmade Goods by Spoonies & a Sensible Voice on Pain Medications - Click to read or pin to save for later - A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 17 Jun 2017. Issue #62. In this edition: Dealing with the chronic illness cards we’ve been dealt with in life. Choosing to deal with and fight the pain of mental abuse after 22 years. Impossibility is merely a riddle. The frustration of proving her CRPS (chronic regional pain syndrome) is real. Our current mental […]

Issue #61: A Close Look at Stockholm Syndrome & an Affordable Gluten-free Diet - Click to read or pin to save for later - A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 10 Jun 2017. Issue #61. In this edition: How trying to avoid stress can cause more stress. The correlation between Stockholm Syndrome and mental health. A collection of inspirational posts from those with chronic illnesses. Quotes on happiness and life lessons. A much-needed reminder on how illness can take away your control, but not […]

Issue #60: Happiness is an Inside Job & "I Miss Being Fabulous". Click to read top health tweets or pin to save for later. - A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 3 Jun 2017. Issue #60. In this edition: Spoonies share their favourite things to do while stuck in bed with pain. Insight into how a ‘good day’ with chronic illness works. Gorgeous illustration – “I miss being fabulous”. 30 very relatable things about living with fibromyalgia. Happiness is an inside job. Pacing and moderating […]

Issue #59: Empowered Healing Giveaway & Working Towards Health - Click to view top tweets or pin to save for later. www.achronicvoice.com

Saturday, 27 May 2017. Issue #59. In this edition: Short stories on the eternal search for health and happiness. Working towards body positivity means to work towards health. Pacing and knowledge you need to know for managing fibromyalgia. Amazing nature pain distraction – pufferfish the precision artist. My list of favourite household products. Benefits of […]

In this edition: Photo evidence of invisible illness. 8 superb tips for getting your doctor to listen to you. 3rd person journaling technique to try. | Click to read or pin to save for later. | www.achronicvoice.com

Saturday, 20 May 2017. Issue #58. In this edition: Photo evidence of invisible illness. The delayed reaction to fatigue in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. Drawings of boring self-care. Eight superb tips for getting your doctor to listen to you. It’s always possible to be kind. An invisible disability is still disabling. The 25 profile points of […]

Issue #57: Why We Need so Many Awareness Months & How to Cook with Chronic Pain - Click to read or pin to save for later. | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 13 May 2017. Issue #57. In this edition: What other spoonies do to motivate themselves out of depression. Anxiety and the fear of being ridiculed. Don’t forget your talents, share them! Why we need an awareness month for fibromyalgia, lyme and ME/CFS. Five great tips for cooking with chronic pain. A review of health […]

Issue #56: You've Survived Way Worse & 1st Batch of Best Motivation Tips | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 06 May 2017. Issue #56. In this edition: 5 signs you’re stronger than you think. Celebrating victories on her 30th birthday. Anxiety in disguise – you’ve survived way worse. The need to treat mental illness with equal importance. Thoughts on success as a human being, from a house moving experience. Home remedies you can […]

In this edition: A poem expressing the fears of living with chronic pain. The sad perception in society on what disability is and more. | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 29 Apr 2017. Issue #55. In this edition: A poem expressing the fears of living with chronic pain. Insight into a grand mal seizure experience. Colourful comics about anxiety. Imagining what sensory overload from sounds due to fibromyalgia is like. Clinging onto things that aren’t good for us. The sad perception in society on […]

Issue #54: Never Distract a Service Dog & Tips for Cooking with Chronic Pain | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 22 Apr 2017. Issue #54. In this edition: Stress less while travelling with chronic illness. 10 things not to do when you see a service dog. How eight ‘spoons’ were lost in an hour. Five kitchen tips for cooking with chronic pain. Blessings of support amidst the storms of chronic life. Quotes on how […]

Issue #53: Healthy Purple Doughnuts and the Freezing Bite of One Tick | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 15 Apr 2017. Issue #53. In this edition: A spotlight on Lyme disease – when your body can no longer regulate temperature, and don’t forget to wear tick repellent! Delicious, healthy recipes for chronic cooks. A fantastic list of educational resources on medical marijuana. The importance of self care to care for others better. […]

Issue #52: The Hope that Caring Doctors Give & Intimate Portraits of Pain | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 08 Apr 2017. Issue #52. In this edition: The hope that rises when you get a doctor who cares. 16 important life lessons from Frankl’s bestseller. Quality time with your children while stuck in bed. What chronic pain patients can do for exercise. An intimate portrait of endometriosis pain. A vulnerable plea for a […]

Issue #51: Kicking Ass Every Damn Day, Tips on Staying Positive & More! | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 01 Apr 2017. Issue #51. In this edition: How anxiety makes you feel like you’re going crazy. Reconnecting with ourselves to achieve human connection. 10 uplifting quotes. A call for those with chronic illnesses to share their experiences in these two online events. How unsolicited advice makes things worse. The kickass things people with […]

Issue #50: How it Becomes a Big Deal with Chronic Pain & More Insight | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 25 Mar 2017. Issue #50. In this edition: Practical patience. A call to courage for men living with chronic illnesses in silence. Every bit counts. 15 snippets of endometriosis insight. Forgetting what we know in anxiety. Unpleasant muscle aches. Woman speaks out on viral photo making fun of her. 6 things that are a […]

Issue #49: Reframing Ideas of a Normal Life, Being a Caregiver Despite Needing Care & More! | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 18 Mar 2017. Issue #49. In this edition: Why we need to reframe our ideas of a normal life, especially with chronic pain. 10 things you should know when you’re first diagnosed. A superb review and giveaway on the ‘Unlocking Lyme’ book, written by a doctor who has lyme himself. Being a caregiver for […]

Issue #48: A Casual Spoonie Coffee Chat, What Chronic Illness Gives & More!

Saturday, 11 Mar 2017. Issue #48. In this edition: A casual spoonie coffee chat on nutrition and photography. How chronic illness magnifies and purifies the lens of life. How to deal with hurtful comments online. Tips on how to cope with migraines during weather swings. How to be happy through compassion. Remembering the many undiagnosed […]

Issue #47: When it isn't Cancer, the Painful Tricks of Anxiety & More! | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 04 Mar 2017. Issue #47. In this edition: Settling a common question once and for all – would you date a chronic illness person? My comforting chocolate supply pre-surgery. General knowledge in honour of Rare Disease Day (end Feb annually). Paying attention to diet for rewarding health benefits. The ever-popular chronic illness linkup party […]