WHY UNSOLICITED HEALTH ADVICE IS OFTEN VICTIM-BLAMING IN DISGUISE
Here’s what I need people who don’t have a chronic illness to understand: Just because your body functions properly and you are “healthy” doesn’t mean you’re doing something better than me. It doesn’t mean you’ve cracked some code that I haven’t.
6 ACTION ITEMS TO BE AN ALLY TO
Knowing how to show up for your loved ones who are dealing with chronic health conditions can be challenging. It can leave you feeling helpless much of the time. No one likes to see the people they love in pain. Unfortunately, the lack of control you feel over the situation often leads to actions that do more harm than good.