This week, Dan discusses how the extreme uncertainty of being chronically ill can affect his mental state, and some of the questions that plague him on a daily basis. He also lets us in to how the disease has shaped him as an individual, and relates some of the ways that he deals with the constant flip-flopping of his disease. Anyone who has ever wanted to know how people with disease think behind closed doors, don’t miss this article.
Most times when I am sick, or when my disease flares, all sorts of people tend to come out of the woodwork. Some try to help, and some just want to find out the latest info to pass alone to the next gossip in the phone chain. Unfortunately, most people don’t understand the day-to-day roller coaster that comes with a disease that can change in the blink of an eye.