A few days ago, I blogged about a Sjogren's blog, Blackbird at Night. And now I'm happy to report that I've discovered another! It's entitled Bubble Girl: Surviving Sjogrens and Food Allergies, and written by Christina. I thought a recent post, How Has Chronic Illness Been Treating You? contained some useful strategies to assist us when a new symptom of our disease presents itself:
.......I ask myself questions to get to the bottom of how I'm feeling about the new addition and ways I can strategize a plan of action. Here are some questions to ask yourself when faced with a new health crisis:
1. Will this affect my basic living needs ( eating, sleeping, shelter, dressing,social)?
2. Are there ways to treat this without medication?....continue reading here.