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Strength training for arthritis

“How strength training has helped slow my rheumatoid arthritis progression”

Posted by
Sarah Blake
  • How to exercise with chronic fatigue
    Wellbeing

    How the ‘don’t exercise when you’re tired’ advice ignores people with ME

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    Health

    Chronic illness at Christmas: “Why I’ll be celebrating at my own pace this year”

  • Exercise and IBD - how exercise can help Crohn's
    Wellbeing

    “How Crohn’s disease helped me to define my relationship with fitness for good”

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Wellbeing

4 female artists turning chronic illness into empowering art

“Art saved me.”

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Alex Sims
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How to move with an autoimmune condition
Workouts

“Being diagnosed with an auto-immune condition made me appreciate workouts more than ever"

Living with a chronic illness doesn't have to mean giving up on your goals.

Posted by
Helen Wilson-Beevers
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How to exercise with a chronic illness
Wellbeing

How to work out with a chronic illness post-flare up

More isn’t always better.

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Chloe Johnson
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Christina Applegate attends the 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 19, 2020 in Los Angeles, California. 721430 (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/Getty Images for Turner)
People

Why the online response to Christina Applegate’s MS diagnosis is so moving

Her candid announcement has created an online community for women travelling the same “tough road” as her.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Grace Holliday
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‟I suffer with chronic pain – here’s why prescribing exercise isnt the answer”

New NICE guidelines recommend exercise, rather than painkillers, for those living with chronic pain.

Jameela Jamil
People

Jameela Jamil isn’t here for anyone taunting her about coronavirus

The actor has clapped back at the dozens of people who have made jokes about her on Twitter.

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
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Sleep

What we can all learn from ditching the concept of “laziness”

It’s time we stopped placing productivity on a pedestal.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Sia opens up about Ehlers-Danlos diagnosis
People

Sia just got real about the reality of living with chronic illness

“Pain is demoralising, and you’re not alone.”

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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