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This Is Your Brain. This Is Your Brain on Fatigue

By Chronic Illness rules, "tired" can be fought, but fatigue must be befriended. (Well–if not befriended, more like “ankle-cuffed together like a chain gang.” Fatigue sucks, but you’re stuck with it.) Read More

Fatigue is the wrong term

Fatigue is the wrong term that is making the life of everyone with CFS miserable, "exhaustion" or "extreme exhaustion" or "unbearable exhaustion" get closer to the real thing.

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Caitlin Caven has had Crohn's Disease for over seventeen years but she is still fun at parties.

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