Chronic Illness Coping

Articles to Read: 
You may find the following articles on this subject of some help.  
144 - "Fighting Spirit" When Battling Major Illness
155 - What We Can Learn From Christopher Reeve
185 - The Mind Matters in Onset and Management of Our Chronic Illnesses
191 - Gaining Psychological Control of Our Chronic Illnesses
193 - Acceptance of a Chronic Illness is Not a Surrender
203 - Psychological Control of a Chronic Illness Has Three Components
234 - The Whole Person Needs to be Treated to Get Well
235 - "Connectedness" has Acquired a New Meaning for Health
288 - Exercise Helps Lung Patients Emotionally
317 - Coping Techniques of Multiple Sclerosis People
369 - Care Partners Also Need to Take Care of Their Own Self
376 - Anxiety and Stress can Aggravate Asthma Symptoms
374 - Strengths for Healing and Recovery
392 - Coping Techniques of Multiple Sclerosis People
464 - Beating the Odds in Your Favor
Living with COPD: Build Momentum on the Moment You Face
496 - Tips For Coping With Chronic Illnesses
527 - What To Do When You Know What "It" Is
529 - Have You Checked The "Silver Bullets" In Your Pocket?
555 - 'Never Give Up! Never!'
578 - When You Feel Disabled But Look All Right
579 - You Have a Say in How Your Medical Condition Affects You
Four Level Self-Calibrated Home Yoga PowerPoint Presentation, PDF format, (right-click and select "save link as" or "save target as")
Living with Chronic Illness PowerPoint Presentation, PDF format, (right-click and select "save link as" or "save target as")
My Adaptive Breathing Strategies for My COPD PowerPoint Presentation, PDF format, (right-click and select "save link as" or "save target as")


“The articles on coping with chronic illness helped me. I cut and pasted the suggestions to look at and remind myself not to be ashamed of what I can't accomplish due to fatigue and malaise. I get so down on myself because on my good days, I"m vibrant, energetic, and productive. But for the last month, I have been 'under the weather' and just feeding the pets and my children is draining. Thank you for the encouragement.” ~ Frances

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