I hate it when people say, you look like you are feeling better when I am not. I am not "better". My chronic illnesses are my constant companions. Just because you don't see them doesn't mean they are gone.

"I hate it when people say, you look like you are feeling better when I am not. My chronic illnesses are my constant companions. Just because you don't see them doesn't mean they are gone.

Understanding Invisible Illness

“But You Don’t Look Sick!” - Understanding Invisible Illness

Victoria Abbott-Fleming, the founder of a web site called Burning Nights, shared with us the infographic below. Burning Nights is a charity based in the UK supporting sufferers of complex regiona…

Having invisible, chronic illness is hard enough. Being doubted, judged, or dismissed is overwhelming & heartbreaking :'(

Free, Sympathy Ecard: Having invisible, chronic illness is hard enough. Being doubted, judged, or dismissed is overwhelming & heartbreaking :'(

Chronic illness, invisible illness, Fibromyalgia, Fibro warrior, spoonie

Chronic illness, invisible illness, Fibromyalgia, Fibro warrior, spoonie

Invisible illness awareness

SEPT 4, ’14 HERE IS A U-TUBE I WOULD LIKE FOR YOU TO WATCH & MORE!!

We've all heard these more than once, but it never hurts any less every time they're said.

I have a chronic illness, am constantly in pain, exhausted all the time and still haul my butt out of bed and work more than 50 hours a week plus maintain a home!

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"I'm not lazy. I'm a fighter." Education around chronic illnesses needs to improve. Few people really know the hardships and struggles that people suffering from chronic illnesses have to deal with.

one day even those who judge may be faced with family, friends or themselves saying this....please be kind when you look at someone

one day even those who judge may be faced with family, friends or themselves saying this.please be kind when you look at someone

Why are invisible illnesses invisible?

Why are invisible illnesses invisible

Yes!!!! This over and over again. Thank goodness I have amazing friends and family.

Not Yet

The worst thing you can do to a person with an invisible illness is make them feel like they need to prove how sick they are.

Being young and sick is sorta like being elderly, except we lack the reflection on all the great times and great things we did long ago. Instead, we watch our peers make the memories and strides they'll look back on fondly, bitterly observing and praying for our chance. Our time.

Being young and sick is sorta like being elderly, except we lack the reflection on all the great times and great things we did long ago. Instead, we watch our peers make the memories and strides they'll look back on fondly, bitterly observing and praying

18 Memes That Nail What It's Like to Live With Chronic Illness

18 Memes That Nail What It's Like to Live With Chronic Illness

People with different chronic illnesses and diseases share the best and their favorite memes.

chronic illness, chronic pain, invisible illness, Fibromyalgia, Fibro Warrior, Spoonie

chronic illness, chronic pain, invisible illness, Fibromyalgia, Fibro Warrior, Spoonie

Young, Sick, and Invisible: A Skeptic's Journey with Chronic Illness

Young, Sick, and Invisible: A Skeptic's Journey with Chronic Illness (Paperback)

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