Community Tagged "Support" - Care+Wear


"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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You just got the worst news of your life…you have cancer. Now it’s time to pick up the phone and tell your closest friends and family members. Aisha shares how she created a "Code of Cancer" to help break the news.
From undergoing chemo to getting her eggs frozen, learn how Tamsyn navigated her cancer journey and learned to love her new scars.
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From managing appointments and assignments to making time for self-care, check out this guide to navigating college with a chronic illness.
If someone you love was just diagnosed with Lyme Disease, you may be at a loss of how to help. Here are a list of 5 ways to provide support!
From being an active listener to creating an effective treatment plan, check out these 5 signs that a doctor is right for you.
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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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Learn more about furry friends that can also help save your life in a medical emergency.
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From journaling and meditating to staying on top of doctor's appointments, read Laine's tips on practicing self-care both inside and out.
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Sydney shares her journey of finding a support network, and tips for finding friends both online and in-person.
Living with a chronic illness means a trip to the ER can happen at any moment. Stay prepared with these 13 essential items for your hospital "go-bag."