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After surgery to remove her entire thyroid and 49 lymph nodes, a friend introduced Morgan yoga and meditation and it forever changed her healing journey with Thyroid Cancer
Have a special chronic illness warrior in your life? Check out this thoughtfully curated gift list with essentials that will make any treatment journey a bit easier this holiday season.
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Our Chest Port Access Blouse collection makes it simple for patients and nurses to have access to any implanted port and perform medical treatment, like chemotherapy and dialysis, with dignity and ease.
In support of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, Care+Wear has partnered with Tyler Robinson Foundation (TRF), to create 1,000 custom port access shirts to be donated to children battling cancer across America.
Hil is an active cancer advocate, writer, and mentor. After being diagnosed with Breast Cancer at the age of 28 with no previous family history, she shares important tips that she wishes she had known when she was battling cancer.
If you have an arm cast, you know how difficult it can be to take a shower without worrying about getting your cast yet. Check out our blog for a few best and worst ways to keep your cast dry in the shower.
Eating can be a difficult task when living with gastoparesis. Grace shares some of the foods that work for her during a flare-up.
Holly Fowler, a Certified Health Coach, and Personal Trainer, shares her diagnosis journey with Ulcerative Colitis and tips for patients going through something similar.
Care and Wear is now in CVS! We are excited to partner with a company whose goal is similar to ours - to humanize healthcare and make it more accessible for everyone.
Brandi shares her story of getting diagnosed with Ewing Sarcoma, a rare form of cancer, during deployment in Iraq and learning the importance of self-love
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When living with a chronic illness, daily tasks like getting dressed or remembering to take your medication can be difficult, especially when running low on energy. Check out this list of 12 items to make life with  chronic illness easier.
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"While all my friends were thinking about college, prom, driving, and the SAT, I was going to 10 appointments a week, wondering if I'd ever be able to return to a normal classroom." Read how Claire dealt with grieving her life before chronic illness, and learned to embrace her new life, symptoms and all.
When living with a chronic illness, nutrition can be vital for your healing and overall health. Check out these 6 easy and nutritious recipes perfect for those with a chronic illness.  
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"I’ve been sick for as long as I can remember. I was in pain all the time and no one could tell me why. All I wanted was a chance to be normal and to understand what was happening with my body."
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In honor of #RareDiseaseDay, we wanted to share Mary's perspective of what it's like living with Cystic Fibrosis, a rare genetic condition with no cure.
From managing appointments and assignments to making time for self-care, check out this guide to navigating college with a chronic illness.
From being an active listener to creating an effective treatment plan, check out these 5 signs that a doctor is right for you.
Read Georgina's inspiring story of living with Sickle Cell Disease and advocating for awareness.
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It can be challenging to celebrate the holidays while TPN-dependent. Learn how to navigate holiday celebrations with food intolerance.

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