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The Difference between being Well and Chronically sick.

One of the biggest problems us Chronically ill face is the lack of understanding from those who don't suffer the same afflictions. Which, I get it. You can't understand something like this. Something that you've never been experienced before and sounds so alien from your healthy person life. I feel one of the best ways… Continue reading The Difference between being Well and Chronically sick.

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Anxiety · chronic illness · Depression · Eating disorder · eating disorder recovery · endometriosis · Mental Illness · Personal · Recovery · spoonie · Uncategorized

The reality of being mentally ill and having an Undiagnosed Chronic Illness

Mental illnesses often go hand in hand with Chronic illnesses. It's part of the territory. It makes a lot of sense really. Through all the fear, the confusion, the loss of life quality, friends, supporters. Having all of your peers move on with life, seeing them progress and there you are. Still sick. It makes… Continue reading The reality of being mentally ill and having an Undiagnosed Chronic Illness

chronic illness · endometriosis · Personal · spoonie · womans health

Combined fear and excitment

I feel like this is something everyone has probably experienced in there life. With relation to one aspect of it or another. It's probably something people with chronic illness feel quite a lot, when trying new treatments. As I am only new to trying actual treatment. Not new to being ill. These emotions, the combination… Continue reading Combined fear and excitment

chronic illness · Eating disorder · eating disorder recovery · endometriosis · Personal · spoonie · Uni

Gaining Perspective, learning to go easy on myself while I can.

Hello, so frequent readers of my blog will know that I have recently been going through a lot of feelings of guilt, weakness and denial. But recently I feel I have found some perspective or atleast I am starting to get over those feelings for the time being. I guess it comes from the perspective… Continue reading Gaining Perspective, learning to go easy on myself while I can.

chronic illness · Depression · eating disorder recovery · endometriosis · Mental Illness · Personal · Recovery · spoonie

Dealing with guilt, feeling over privilaged.

Hello guys. So lately that nasty little thing called comparison with others has started to creep in again, something major. And it's creeped in, in many ways. One of those ways is in making me feel like I haven't done enough with my life in the past. Haven't been doing enough with my life over… Continue reading Dealing with guilt, feeling over privilaged.

2016 · Depression · endometriosis · Mental Illness · Personal

How Chronic illness changed me

Hello, today I want to make a  post about how my chronic illness (Most likely endo) changed me. Because that's what it did. It changed me, a lot. In some ways good, and in most ways bad. Anyways let's get started. I guess the first change was that I went from being an active child… Continue reading How Chronic illness changed me

2016 · Anorexia · Eating disorder · eating disorder recovery · Mental Illness · Personal · Recovery

Feeling like a failure

We all know a lot of people with eating disorders are also perfectionists and I am not one of the exceptions. The problem is I see most people in the recovery community meeting the overly high expectations they set for themselves. Which, don't get me wrong is great for them, but it doesn't help much when… Continue reading Feeling like a failure