Tag Archives: chronic pain condition

When Will We Learn that Prevention is Better than Cure?

Do you live with underlying health challenges, maybe something that requires medication, hospital treatment, regular contact with doctors and nurses? Me too. I have come to the conclusion that our NHS is not designed to help. It is designed to … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, health, holistic health, mind body spirit, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Chronic Voice Link-up: Suffering Again but Moving Forward

Welcome to July and our monthly A Chronic Voice blog link-up. My mood has been wild for the past month. I have gone from extreme down in the dumps to wild elation, all due to my chronic pain condition and … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, holistic health, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Chronic Voice Link-up: Blood Donation for Rare Eye Disease Treatment

Welcome to June and our monthly A Chronic Voice blog link-up. Today is my blood donation day to have special eye drops made for my personal use. Read on to find out more! ACCUMULATING Today I am accumulating blood! Well, … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, health, holistic health, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Chronic Voice Link-up: Thanking the NHS

Welcome to May and our monthly Chronic Voice blog link-up. I am experiencing a chronic pain flare-up with my rare eye disease, but I am battling through each day with a smile as always. Here is my response to the … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, health, holistic health, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Chronic Voice Link-up: Keeping it Real in My Life

Welcome to April and our monthly Chronic Voice blog link-up. I am balancing my chronic eye disease and the associated pain with my need to move forward in life. Here is my response to the monthly writing prompts. SPRINGING As … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, health, holistic health, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Chronic Voice Link-up: Breathing new Life into my Garden

This month’s Chronic Voice link-up feels like a breath of fresh air, or maybe that is just my mood. Here is how I use the monthly writing prompts to describe my life with chronic disease and parenting through the pandemic. … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, health, holistic health, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Chronic Voice Link-up: Revealing a New Attitude for a New Year

Hello and welcome, 2021! Today marks the beginning of a new working year for many people, while others will have worked all through the Christmas holidays, not least our teachers here in the UK. BEGINNING We may face the beginning … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, health, holistic health, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Will the NHS Help Me?

I am feeling quite low with regards to my health. Earlier this year I decided to transfer my specialist treatment from Manchester Royal Eye Hospital to Mid Cheshire Hospitals, making it easier for me to travel to appointments. I did … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, health, holistic health, self help | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

A Chronic Pain Christmas #spoonie

My eyes are bothering me again. The weather has turned stormy, and whenever we have strong wind, my Dry Eye Syndrome worsens. Whenever we have a dry spell, my Dry Eye Syndrome worsens. In fact, most of the weather extremes … Continue reading

Posted in eye health, holistic health, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Chronic Voice Link-up: Making this Christmas the Best We Can

Phew, what a year it has been! Here is our final Chronic Voice Link-Up blog post for 2020. Look out for my fabulous giveaway in the Chronic Voice Christmas competition. Exhausting I am always exhausted at this time of year … Continue reading

Posted in christmas, eye health, health, holistic health, pagan mother | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments