Caregivers Are More Than A Medical Proxy

Caregivers come in all forms, and are more than just a medical proxy. No one should fight chronic illness alone. Caregivers need praise too.

How To Cope With Chronic Illness

Getting a diagnosis of a chronic, incurable illness is a pivotal point in the timeline. A diagnosis seems like the end of the road, the question is finally answered. However, it is really just the beginning of the road. A road filled with scary symptoms, […]

Top Products In My Sjogren’s Syndrome Survival Kit

Overcoming Obstacles With Heart and Lung Disease

Finding the strength for overcoming obstacles when diagnosed with heart and lung disease at a young age. Don’t tell me I can’t do that.

My Sjogren’s Syndrome Story: Commonly Uncommon

Best Products To Reduce Stress With Chronic Illness

After a lot of trial and error, I have come across a few things that make my life a little easier. It could be something to reduce my stress and anxiety, make my house not feel like a hospital, or just a simple treat to myself.

My Chronic Illness Does Not Define Me

It Consumes My Time, But It’s Not Who I Am When living with a chronic illness that is often all people see in you. However, we know that it is not a lifestyle that we choose or wish to participate in. All too often the […]

My Pregnancy With Sjogren’s Syndrome: 2

Pregnant women with Sjogren’s have a risk of passing their antibodies to their child which puts them at risk for congenital heart block.

My Pregnancy With Sjogren’s Syndrome: 1

Finding out you’re pregnant is the most exciting news! No one could predict what was coming next in my pregnancy with Sjogren’s.

What is Sjogren’s Syndrome?

That is an excellent question. When I was first diagnosed with Sjogren’s Syndrome 15 years ago, I was just worried about dry mouth and dry eyes. I figured I was just one of those people that will have perpetually dry skin. Little did I know […]