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Living with JHS

Sharing my story to support others and raise awareness

Blogging with a Chronic Illness

I spend a lot of time blogging about chronic illness, but I've never talked about blogging WITH a chronic illness. It can be frustrating, it can be tough and, as much I love it and enjoy it very much, it's... Continue Reading →

Birchbox Review: January 2017

For those of you who haven't heard, Birchbox is a beauty subscription box received on a monthly basis, for the humble price of £10 (plus a £2.95 shipping fee). It includes four to five beauty samples, ranging from perfumes to... Continue Reading →

1 Year Blogversary

Wow, it's crazy. What is, I hear you ask? Well, the very fact that today marks a whole year since I pressed the publish button on my very first post. In some ways, it feels like I've been blogging for... Continue Reading →

Rare Disease Day 2017

Well we've come to the end of February again. I can't believe how quick it seems to have come around... it only seemed like Christmas 5 minutes ago. With the end of February comes Rare Disease Day and every year... Continue Reading →

Spoonie; what does it mean?

You may have heard, seen or read the word "spoonie" come up before and, no doubt, wondered what on earth it means! I know I talk about spoonies and how many "spoons" I've got left etc. It's something that I have talked about... Continue Reading →

Meet Abbie of Living With JHS! | CoffeeHeartMind

Hey everyone! If you'd love to get to know a bit more about the blogger behind Living with JHS, check out CoffeeHeartMind. I did an interview a couple of weeks ago with the sweet Chelle. Thank you again my lovely!❤️... Continue Reading →

Coping with a Chronic Illness

In my previous post, I talked about the struggles and challenges of living with an invisible illness Those that can't be researched on the internet, or advised by a doctor, because, unless you live with an illness/condition yourself, you'll never know. So,... Continue Reading →

My Top 10 Tips on Loving Yourself

My guest piece on the lovely Dr Arlene’s blog, BitterSweet: Real Talk. Thank you again!❤️

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BitterSweet: Real Talk

Guest Author: Abbie Chandler

Earlier this week, we celebrated Valentine’s Day. I say celebrated but, let’s face it, some of us were probably pretending like it didn’t exist and tried to ignore the hundreds of couples out and about. All too often, we share love with others; whether it be a partner, family or even friends, but what about yourself? Do you show yourself any love?

It’s very common for us to forget to love ourselves but it’s something that we should not dismiss. It’s important to love yourself; for who you are, what you’ve achieved and what you’ve yet to achieve, regardless of how small they are.

A big part of loving yourself is self-care, especially for those of us who live with any sort of condition or illness. People don’t realise the impact that these conditions can have on, not only ourselves, but the people around us. It…

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Living with an Invisible Illness

There are many types of invisible illnesses, and we can all research the different variations, the definitions, the symptoms, the relief remedies (if any). But can we research what it's like living with an invisible illness? Can we research what... Continue Reading →

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