Tag: chronic illness blog

What does the opioid crisis mean for a chronic pain sufferer?

More and more attention is being paid to those being prescribed opioid pain killers, but what does this mean for chronic pain sufferers.

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Sunshine Blogger Awards

Something a bit different this week. I’ve only been blogging for a few months but have already been able to interact with so many talented people. The Sunshine Blogger Awards was something I’d never heard of before the lovely Jess Ling over on jerserry.com nominated me.

Talking periods, sex ed and endo awareness month.

So… March is finally upon us. March is endometriosis awareness month. I’ve thought long and hard about what I want to talk about this week, and I found the answer whilst scrolling through twitter. A woman called Alice Smith has been campaigning to get menstrual health on the National curriculum in England and last month

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Maintaining friendships with a chronic illness.

I have decided to take a break in documenting my diagnosis story to talk about something else. Writing about my endo has shown me just how much this illness has affected my relationships with others. Whether that be friends, family or my partner. I know it sounds silly to only just be really thinking about

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My journey to a diagnosis.(part 2)

This is still probably one of the scariest things I’ve ever done. I feel incredibly vulnerable being this open about my body, my health and my relationships. I have found a lot of comfort in other blogs, vlogs and other social media, created by those who also suffer from endo and although i would never

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My journey to a diagnosis. (Part one)

This is my first attempt at writing pretty much anything before, that wasn’t for school or college. It’s taken me a while to find the courage to firstly document my illness and then to publish it on the internet. If you’re reading this (I mean seriously IF), you or a loved one may have endometriosis.

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