10 Things I’ve Learned in 10 Years of Chronic Pain

By Jeannette & Jorie - Terminal illness as we well know is illness with the likely termination of life here on earth. Clearly, devastating -- I've witnessed it, sat with it, felt its impact. Now what about CHRONIC illness? While it is not classically terminal, not typically removing the patient from this world (although it does … Continue reading 10 Things I’ve Learned in 10 Years of Chronic Pain

5 Tips for Being a Good Friend to Someone with Chronic Illness

By Jorie - Lately I’ve been reflecting on the dichotomy of friends and chronic migraines or chronic illness. They don’t often go happily or easily hand in hand. We’ve talked about friends, relationships, and social life many times here on the blog before, and that’s because it is such a major topic for us. We … Continue reading 5 Tips for Being a Good Friend to Someone with Chronic Illness