By Kirstie - There’s no mold or "norm" for what people with an invisible illness should look like. People living with an invisible illness look like regular, everyday people. They look like me. For many people with an invisible illness, they often hear the famous phrase, “but you don’t look sick.” Most people, when faced … Continue reading What Does “Sick” Look Like?
By Lisa-Marie - Cancer patients often lose their hair. Diabetes patients usually carry insulin. Epilepsy patients have seizures. Chronic migraine patients....look healthy? One of the biggest struggles for migraineurs is that, to others, we look healthy. Appearing healthy should be taken as a compliment, but to us, it adds an extra challenge. Why, you may … Continue reading What Does “Sick” Look Like?