No Limits for Loving Someone With Chronic Illness

No Limits for Loving Someone With Chronic Illness

Love is such a vast term.  As human beings, we experience love in many different forms; there’s parental love, romantic love, friendship love, companionate love, and more.  Something that’s been on my mind a great deal this week is how illness affects our...
When ‘Normal’ Changes, You Change Too

When ‘Normal’ Changes, You Change Too

Think about the last time you ran into someone you know.  The exchange probably started off with, “Hi, how are you?” and followed with, “good,” or “fine.”  We utter these words multiple times a week.  They seem to automatically roll off the tongue, whether we...
“All I Wanted Was a Diagnosis”

“All I Wanted Was a Diagnosis”

For as long as I can remember, I’ve struggled with severe pain after eating.  The frequent distress turned simple tasks, such as making it through class, into grueling endeavors.  You don’t always realize that something is wrong when you’re born that way; and I tried...