Fear of falling

Things have been going incredibly well since I stopped my medication in October. However, I've always thought of myself as "in remission" and tried to act accordingly (protecting at least some of my healthiest habits). Despite that, the call of a job I love, the needs of my children, and time have slowly eroded these … Continue reading Fear of falling

The impact of chronic illness on young kids

Those of us with chronic conditions spend a lot of time wondering how to manage their impact on our own ravaged bodies and spirits. But along the way, it's hard to ignore the impact they have on our families. I know that has been a concern with me in my own family. Unlike the extended … Continue reading The impact of chronic illness on young kids