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Chronic illness and the loss of self

Chronic illness and the loss of self: How I lost myself identity when I became ill, and how I found it again. #spoonies

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Cute baby animals: 100 reasons to go 'Ahhhh'

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Do you suffer from chronic pain and disease? Have you ever tried medical marijuana to manage your pain by smoking or vaporizing the cannabis? Many people who dont wish to inhale smoke turn to cooke...

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A clash of two worlds in London... Skinheads and Hippies. 1969. The Kid Loves... www.kidinthecloud.co.uk

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Britain's child slaves: They started at 4am, lived off acorns and had nails put through their ears for shoddy work. Yet, says a new book, their misery helped forge Britain

Impoverished: Children who worked were subject to appalling conditions. Many who worked died before they reached 25

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Should I use a wheelchair or mobility scooter if I have fibromyalgia and/or ME/CFS

Using a wheelchair or mobility scooter when you have fibromyalgia or ME/CFS. Click to read or pin to save for later.

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{Studies suggest chronic pain might make a person prone to sensory overload; or, in the case of an illness like fibromyalgia or RSD, whatever is causing the body to amplify its response to pain, might also be amplifying its response to other stimuli as well...like perfume, some weather conditions, or sounds, even when mild. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24064248 ; www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23490634 ~creatiVeronica}

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