7 Reasons Why It Is Hard Having A Chronic Illness

Life with an invisible illness to anyone that doesn’t live with one is impossible to understand.” How can people who have an ordinary well functioning immune system possibly understand what life is like? The answer – They can’t. I have created a list of daily issues that people with chronic illness go through to tryRead more

Life With Vitiligo

What is life like living with the skin disorder – Vitiligo? Emma Corrine, a fantastic blogger, has agreed to share her story of living with Vitiligo with The Thyroid Damsel. Emma is a UK Based Lifestyle, Fashion, Photography; Self Development Blogger. (Links to follow her blog are below) My Vitiligo Story The Beginning I can’tRead more

NDT – Is it a miracle cure for thyroid patients?

Would Thyroid patients feel better if they were treated with Natural Thyroid rather than Synthroid? Natural Desiccated Thyroid or NDT as it is more commonly known amongst Thyroid patients, is some what known as the best alternative option for Synthroid or synthetic thyroid such as Levothyroxine. In England, NDT is not widely prescribed on theRead more

Coping with Anxiety – A Guest Post from Melisa

What is anxiety? If you have troubles sleeping, eating, if you are being in a state of constant worries seeing no way out – this is an anxiety you feel. Problems at work, in personal life or with relatives/friends can be the reasons why. There is a way out and not even one. Let usRead more

Endometriosis – My Story

What is life like with Endometriosis?  Jessica, From Mrs. Pennington For You Thoughts, tells her story here. Hello! I’m Jessica from the Mrs. Pennington for Your Thoughts blog! I was so excited when Lucy messaged me and asked if I’d share my story about life with endometriosis! I started blogging specifically to share my storyRead more

What happens at a benefits assessment?

My PIP Assessment, what happened? What was the outcome? This is what happened at my PIP assessment (face to face) on the 20th April 2017. For the assessment, I was asked to attend a venue in the city center of Birmingham! – which is around 20 miles away! After checking online before the date andRead more

Chronic & Blessed Guest Posts on The Thyroid Damsel!

Today Ricki from Chronic and blessed does a guest post on The Thyroid Damsel. I am so excited and honored that she has done this for me! If you would like to guest post on this blog, please fill in the form added at the bottom of the article. Ricki is like me and suffersRead more

Is there a Doctor in the House?

Why are there no investigative Doctors anymore? If patients don’t fit the standard ‘symptoms and rules’ that medical professionals are taught about in the medical journals, they are abandoned and left alone! Recently a story has been made public in the news regarding Ant McPartlin of the double act Ant & Dec. We all knowRead more