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The Value of Education for Chronic Illness Patients

Paula Kamen, author of All In My Head, talks about the val­ue of edu­ca­tion in cop­ing with chron­ic ill­ness in an excel­lent edi­to­r­i­al in the New York Times. Leav­ing the Rab­bit Hole. This pas­sage, in par­tic­u­lar, spoke to me: The worst thing, to me, about hav­ing a non-stop mul­ti-year headache isn’t nec­es­sar­i­ly the pain. Or […]

February 19, 2008 · Cyn Armistead · One Comment
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The Syndrome Syndrome

My good­ness. I think some­body over at Home on the Strange might have encoun­tered one of those peo­ple who makes life so hard for those of us who real­ly have invis­i­ble dis­abil­i­ties! Go on over and read the com­ic. I don’t want to spoil the sur­prise!

April 4, 2007 · Cyn Armistead · 4 Comments
Posted in: Attitude, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Education, Fibromyalgia