You’re so pale, OMG! I know, right? It’s almost like I was born this way! Getting a melanoma diagnosis at 27 changed how I see my skin and how I take care of myself. I’m proud to be pale!
Have you ever felt so confused, so helpless, and so filled with terror that you just checked out? I did. This is how I found my way back home.
“You don’t look sick.” “You’re just making it up for attention.” “You look perfectly healthy!” “You’re too young!” Invisible illness awareness is important. Learn what beauty hides.
Will you help me help the spoonie community? Those with chronic illness need support, understanding, and validation. Here at I Told You I Was SIck, that’s just what I offer! Please support me through Patreon, so I can continue to create timely, well-researched content for YOU!
Are you living with chronic pain? You CAN heal chronic illness naturally by following these 4 steps. Put your headphones on, and push ‘play’. For right now, you don’t have to do anything but listen.
You finally have a diagnosis for your mystery symptoms. Congratulations! Now, what are you supposed to do with all this resentment towards the people who didn’t believe you for all these years? Find out.
If you’ve ever been bullied by a doctor or another medical professional, you know how serious this problem is. Don’t be afraid of your doctor. Sign the petition!
If you’re a doctor who thinks your chronic pain patient is “hysterical” and not really sick, you’re adding emotional damage to her physical pain. Please read.
“It wouldn’t dawn on me until I was in my mid-twenties that facial expressions and body language were a means of non-verbal communication I was supposed to “pick up on” and respond to accordingly.”