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Holiday Care Package – Packing Well For Trips Abroad

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[Affiliate Links]   As I mentioned in my post Travelling with chronic illness – Tips for planning a holiday taking a trip as someone with chronic illness can be daunting. While we can’t prepare for every eventuality, what I have learnt is to prepare for as many unforeseen circumstances as possible and to do that I …

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A Year Of Survival – My 36th Year – Happy Birthday To Me

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Survival Happy Birthday. I should feel happy right? I’m approaching my birthday. But I’m met with a familiar feeling, one of loss, of missed opportunity, a lack of living – it doesn’t feel as though I’ve much to celebrate. Life should be about living surely? Not just about survival, right?   I grow tired of never …

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My Migraine Essentials – Helpful Products – When The Meds Don’t Cut It

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Migraine Essentials As chronic migrainers, we become accustomed to a certain level of pain. This beautiful world becomes one where every single sound, taste, smell and action is amplified. And boy, do we know about it. Sometimes Often medication, whether OTC or prescription (let’s face it, if you’re in the ‘chronic migraine club’ you’re probably also …

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Thankful For My Struggle – Finding The Good Living With Chronic Illness

Could I really be thankful for my struggle? My two decade long struggle living with and fighting chronic illness has taught me many a thing; a great respect for the human spirit, a realisation of how strong I truly am, an appreciation of the most important aspects in life; amongst many, many things. It has shown …

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