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We've all heard these more than once, but it never hurts any less every time they're said.

We've all heard these more than once, but it never hurts any less every time they're said.

Why are invisible illnesses invisible?

Why are invisible illnesses invisible

Why are invisible illnesses invisible?

The "spoons analogy" was originally about Lupus... but it applies to so many disabilities. Including Austism and ADHD.

The "spoons analogy" was originally about Lupus... but it applies to so many disabilities. Including Austism and ADHD.

one day even those who judge may be faced with family, friends or themselves saying this....please be kind when you look at someone

one day even those who judge may be faced with family, friends or themselves saying this....please be kind when you look at someone

Having invisible, chronic illness is hard enough. Being doubted, judged, or dismissed is overwhelming & heartbreaking :'(

Having invisible, chronic illness is hard enough. Being doubted, judged, or dismissed is overwhelming & heartbreaking :'(

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An open letter to those who believe people with an invisible illness are faking or lazy. It highlights the reality of living with an invisible illness. Life with chronic pain, mental illness and invisible illnesses

But You Don't Look Sick: An Open Letter About Life with an Invisible Illness

An open letter to those who believe people with an invisible illness are faking or lazy. It highlights the reality of living with an invisible illness. Life with chronic pain, mental illness and invisible illnesses

Invisible illness awareness

SEPT 4, ’14 HERE IS A U-TUBE I WOULD LIKE FOR YOU TO WATCH & MORE!!

Invisible illness awareness

Yes!!!! This over and over again. Thank goodness I have amazing friends and family.

Not Yet

Yes!!!! This over and over again. Thank goodness I have amazing friends and family.

“But You Don’t Look Sick!” - Understanding Invisible Illness - Counting My…

“But You Don’t Look Sick!” - Understanding Invisible Illness - Counting My…

from 26 September till 2 October it is Invisable Illness Awareness week. Do you know who is ill around you?                                                                                                                                                                                 More

from 26 September till 2 October it is Invisable Illness Awareness week. Do you know who is ill around you? More

***Chronic Pain, TMJD and Invisible Illnesses

***Chronic Pain, TMJD and Invisible Illnesses

11 Confessions of Living with Chronic Invisible Illnesses - like fibromyalgia, arthritis, chronic fatigue syndrome, adrenal fatigue, irritable bowel syndrome, anxiety, depression, etc.

11 Confessions of Living with Chronic Invisible Illnesses - like fibromyalgia, arthritis, chronic fatigue syndrome, adrenal fatigue, irritable bowel syndrome, anxiety, depression, etc.

Understanding invisible illnesses - such as #lupus, #rheumatoidarthritis, #fibromyalgia, etc.   Invisible illnesses are very difficult to not only explain but to live with. The frustrating comment "But you look so good" is heard all too often. Hopefully this image can help clarify what is happening beneath the outward smiles.

Understanding invisible illnesses - such as #lupus, #rheumatoidarthritis, #fibromyalgia, etc. Invisible illnesses are very difficult to not only explain but to live with. The frustrating comment "But you look so good" is heard all too often. Hopefully this image can help clarify what is happening beneath the outward smiles.

Do you downplay your symptoms to make others feel more comfortable, so you don't have to explain your illness, because they won't understand, because you will feel judged or for some other reason? Please share your thoughts. www.MollysFund.org #lupus #invisible Illness

Do you downplay your symptoms to make others feel more comfortable, so you don't have to explain your illness, because they won't understand, because you will feel judged or for some other reason? Please share your thoughts. www.MollysFund.org #lupus #invisible Illness

Felt relief for 3 days after getting a nerve block... I cried when I realized that I couldn't remember the last time I felt relief. Endometriosis and Poly cystic ovarian syndrome are no joke!

Felt relief for 3 days after getting a nerve block... I cried when I realized that I couldn't remember the last time I felt relief. Endometriosis and Poly cystic ovarian syndrome are no joke!