Disclosing Your Illness or Disability: Is it Necessary?

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. It’s something that a lot of people wonder, whether they are newly diagnosed or even have been for some time. ‘If I have a disability or…

Who’s in your Peer Support System?

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. If you’re suffering from a chronic illness, you know how lonely the experience can be. Between lack of motivation and difficult symptoms, you may find yourself…

Five Self-care Tips, Picks, Tricks for the Chronically Ill Kids On-the-Go

Written by: Ania Majsterek, @chronically_chilled Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. If you’re reading this, you probably know a lot about trying to live (and have fun) while suffering from chronic illness. For…

A Gentle Reminder About Negative Emotions

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Being Consistent and Kind To Yourself With a Chronic Illness

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. A chronic illness is just that. Chronic. When a person is first diagnosed it can be difficult to grasp the concept of “life-long,” even when they…

Having Freedom and Independence when you have a Chronic Illness

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. One of the biggest fears people have when facing a life-long chronic illness is the loss of freedom and independence. Most illnesses do require a change…

Manage Your Gout With These Simple Cherry Recipies

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. Many people enjoy cherries during the summer months as a refreshing snack, but for those with gout these little red treats can also help alleviate some…

Summer Heat and Chronic Illnesses

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. The summer is really ramping up, and that means it’s time to take these climbing temperatures seriously. While the heat can certainly be uncomfortable, it’s also…

The Importance of a Support System when living with a Chronic Illness

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. Whether you’re newly diagnosed or you’ve been living with a chronic illness for some time now the importance of a social support system cannot be overlooked….