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

No More Gluten

Coeliac disease has been confirmed! So, after many years of chronic stomach pains, and bouts of constipation, and other stomach issues, I have officially been diagnosed with Coeliac disease. My medical notes are now reading like a whos who of chronic illnesses! 🙂 Getting an official diagnosis of a coeliac, has not been an easyRead more

August 2017 Link Up with A Chronic Voice

Sheryl from A Chronic Voice has started a link up for people with Chronic Illnesses to get together and share different thoughts and feelings on different subjects. So what do you need to do to get involved? Firstly go to this link  A Chronic Voice Link Up Follow these instructions: All you have to doRead more

5 Top Ways to Help Relieve TMJ Pain

How can you prevent TMJ pain when you have a chronic illness? Here are my top 5 methods of helping TMJ issues.  (Please note that none of this is intended as professional medical advice. If you decide to do any of these things mentioned, please consult a Dentist before hand). A biteguard This is theRead 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

In sickness and in health

Can we build a successful relationship even when sickness tries to prevent us? Or is it futile to keep trying? One of the main wedding vows, most couples say to each other, are the immortal words ‘I promise to love you in sickness and in health.’ How realistic is it though to actually expect our partners toRead 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