CategoryThoughts and dreams

My chronic illness DOES define me

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You know that saying: I won’t let my chronic illness define me! I get that it’s meant to be inspirational. I just don’t agree. My chronic illness does indeed define me. Fibromyalgia has taken away so much of who and what I used to be, and I’ve had to change accordingly. Loss and changes There’s been a lot of loss and grief because of my illness. The biggest loss is the able body. The pain and fatigue limits me in all […]

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