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6 Facts You Can Share When Someone Dismisses Coronavirus as ‘Just Like the Flu’

6 Facts You Can Share When Someone Dismisses Coronavirus as ‘Just Like the Flu’

Mar 13// Coronavirus

If you feel like your concerns as a chronic illness patient are not being heard, share this. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. While many Americans have recently started taking stricter preparation measures to protect against the spread of coronavirus, many CreakyJoints members and […]

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Immunosuppressed and Spoonie Patients: Now’s the Time to Make Your Coronavirus Pandemic Plan

Mar 12// Coronavirus

Are you nervous? I’m nervous, but we know what to do. Here’s how to do your part. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. It’s official: The World Health Organization has designated COVID-19 a pandemic. This might sound like one of those movies with homicidal boulders […]

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‘If You’re Healthy, Your Job Right Now Is to Save the World’: Another Coronavirus Message from a Disability Activist

Mar 12// Coronavirus

Not all heroes wear capes. Many merely wash their hands and respect social distancing. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. In the sci-fi, post-apocalyptic thrillers we humans tend to hate to love and love to hate, no one ever knew it was coming. No […]

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Coronavirus Questions from Immunocompromised Patients (and the Best Expert Answers We Have Right Now)

Mar 12// Coronavirus

There are still many unknowns about how the COVID-19 pandemic may affect those with chronic illnesses, suppressed immune systems, and underlying health issues. We’re committed to talking with medical experts to get you answers. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. This article has been […]

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Coronavirus Calm vs. Crazy: This Video Parody Perfectly Shows How Prevention Is Different with a Chronic Illness

Mar 11// Coronavirus

People who are immunocompromised are not humming ‘Happy Birthday’ and feeling happy-go-lucky as they wash their hands. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones.  The Global Healthy Healthy Living and CreakyJoints patient communities have been worried for months now about the global spread of […]

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Here’s What It’s Like to Be an Immunocompromised Rheumatoid Arthritis Patient in the Time of Coronavirus

Mar 11// Coronavirus

I’m not writing this to cause mass hysteria or scare anyone, but rather to educate them about the risks that many people like me are facing right now. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. A leading cause of death in those living with autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid […]

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Hey, Flippant People on Social Media Making Light of the Coronavirus: Can You Please Listen to Someone with a Suppressed Immune System?

Mar 10// Coronavirus

We read tweets like, ‘Stop worrying, we’re probably all young and healthy here,’ with a long sigh. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. The past few weeks have been a panic-inducing, shadowy time, to say the least. The coronavirus (also known as COVIV-19) has […]

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Stopping Immunosuppressant Medication During an Infection? Sick-Day Planning for the Coronavirus Outbreak

Mar 10// Coronavirus

Now is the time to talk to your doctor about what you might do if you were to develop infection symptoms. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. As the coronavirus becomes more widespread across the U.S. and the world, it will be important (not […]

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Preventing Coronavirus Loneliness from Social Isolation: Advice for Chronic Illness Patients

Mar 09// Coronavirus

As immunocompromised and high-risk patients are being advised to stay home as much as possible, here is advice from therapists on how to navigate feelings of isolation and distress that may arise from extended time at home. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. Although […]

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Infographic: The Proper Way to Wash Your Hands to Help Prevent Coronavirus Spread

Mar 08// Coronavirus

A friendly reminder, especially for those with underlying health issues and chronic illness.

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