Whenever I go online I am in awe of all things people in the Lyme community are able to accomplish while coping with fatigue and other debilitating symptoms. Many people make food from scratch and have detailed detox regimens that take hours a day. All things that people without a chronic illness don't have to spend their time doing.
This post on the GLA blog is about how much time people with chronic illness spend at appointments, practicing self-care, researching treatment, and lying in bed.
You can read the full post here:
Chronic Illness is Big Waste of Time
What takes up the most of your time related to your illness?
"Don't waste your time thinking about things that you can’t change." - Unknown
I'm Kerry (She/Her/Hers) and I am a licensed therapist, group facilitator, poet, writer, & speaker. This is a place to acknowledge and validate our suffering and trauma, while also learning how to turn toward aliveness and spaciousness.