Day 12 Chronic Illness Challenge

I really struggled with this one.  I don’t think I have ever tried this before.  In day 12 of my Chronic Illness Challenge, we briefly explain to a healthy person what it is like to live with this illness.

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Day 11 Chronic Illness Challenge

On Day 11 of my Chronic Illness Challenge we have a deep question that every patient who has a chronic illness has probably asked themselves at some point:

Why do you believe you have this illness?  Bad luck, a higher power or something else?

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Day 10 Chronic Illness Challenge

Sometimes they come more frequently than you would like:  the bad days.  A lot of things go wrong or not according to your plan.  During Day 10 of the Chronic Illness Challenge we ask the question:

What little things make your life easier?

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Day 9 Chronic Illness Challenge

This post is one day late, but I will attempt to make up for lost time.  During Day 9 of the Chronic Illness Challenge we ask:

Have you ever tried any alternative therapies? If so, what? Did they work?

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Day 8 Chronic Illness Challenge

I look at this question as asking me:  “What are your dreams, goals, or ambitions over the next 5 years?”

Day 8: Where do you see yourself in 5 years time?

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