Dealing with the symptoms of a chronic illness can sometimes feel like an Olympic-level battle. There are many true Olympic athletes who haven’t let their chronic illnesses stop them from following their dreams. Let them inspire you as you too…read more
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Should You Get the Flu Shot? Every year, you’re likely to hear strong opinions from plenty of people on whether or not the flu shot is beneficial. Personal anecdotes can provide food for thought, but looking at data from studies…read more
With the 4th of July approaching this weekend, it’s a good time to think about independence and what it means for those with chronic illness. Sometimes it can feel like you’re constantly at the mercy of your illness, but there…read more
Multiple sclerosis is more common in women of childbearing age than in any other age group. And the good news is, if you are trying to get pregnant with multiple sclerosis, the condition has no effect on fertility. But what…read more
It can be difficult to talk to your family and friends about your chronic illness, but talking to your children takes an even more careful approach. Children are often naturally inquisitive, and may ask very personal questions or seek understanding…read more
When you’re diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, it’s not uncommon to feel a lot of emotions as well as experience many life changes and new developments. Here’s what you can expect when you’re diagnosed with MS. The Emotional Roller Coaster If…read more
Thanksgiving is one of the biggest holidays of the year for traveling, but even with the promise of a delicious meal waiting for you, traveling with ulcerative colitis (or other IBDs such as Crohn’s disease) can be daunting. Read on…read more