Living with a chronic illness is not easy. We have to constantly remind ourselves positive affirmations, daily we have to be brave, with every morning we know what the next few hours will entail, and there’s little room for discussion in the matter. It’s our body after all. And believe in me, if I could ‘switch off’ my gastroparesis, fibromyalgia and accompanying mental health struggles because of my chronic physical pains, I would. But it’s not that easy for a lot of us.
This post sheds light on the mindset of someone with chronic illness. What’s really going through their mind? How does what you say and do make us feel? This post aims to educate you on a little portion of life in the mind of a chronic illness warrior.
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