Chronic illness: How we are socially noticeable

Thoughts from a fellow blogger that also has chronic illnesses.

Brainless Blogger

People do notice things about those of us with chronic illness but they may not know it is because of chronic illness. Maybe they think we are socially awkward, nervous, or extremely absent-minded. Or they may know we have a chronic illness and not attribute these traits to it. But most of all these things make us stand out socially from other people.

All these are the ways in which I stand out with socially different behaviors. Things people notice. We have invisible illnesses but we definitely have things people can notice.

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Pajama Day and our house may be less than perfect

Yeah, PJs are comfortable when you don’t leave the house due to pain and illness.  Sometimes it is just because we are fatigued and the effort to get dressed is too much. Sometimes it is the fact that we are in pain and restrictive clothing is just too…

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