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

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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‘Stay Home as Much as Possible’: The New CDC Advice for Those at High Risk of Coronavirus Complications

Mar 07// Coronavirus

Here’s more on what these recommendations mean for people with chronic illness and weakened immune systems. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. The CDC is finally issuing some specific recommendations for coronavirus prevention for those at high risk for complications: Stay at home as […]

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‘The Cripples Will Save You’: A Critical Coronavirus Message from a Disability Activist

Mar 06// Coronavirus

We disabled activists know no one is going to include us equitably in messaging about this latest public health threat. We have no historical evidence of inclusion, so why should we expect it to start now? Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. “Do you […]

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Coronavirus: 10 Things Chronic Illness Patients *Need* Others to Know

Mar 06// Coronavirus

Those with underlying health conditions are having a different reaction to the outbreak — have you taken the time to listen to it? Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. Chances are you’ve seen your fair share of dismissive coronavirus memes or social media posts […]

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I Still Have Complications from the 2009 Swine Flu, So Understand Why Coronavirus Is Worrying People with ‘Underlying Health Conditions’

Mar 05// Coronavirus

‘This casual way of speaking about our fellow human beings lacks compassion or a real sense of what it means to encounter serious illness and death.’ Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. One thing coming through loud and clear in news coverage of coronavirus, […]

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Coronavirus Anxiety: Key Advice for Chronic Illness Patients from Health Psychologists

Mar 03// Coronavirus

‘Remind yourself: I’ve been practicing this. This is already how I live so I don’t have to be more frightened.’ Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. If you’re feeling anxious and helpless about the coronavirus right now, join the club. This sentiment is very […]

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Infographic for Coronavirus Prevention: Chronic Illness Patients, Make Sure Your Loved Ones See This

Mar 03// Coronavirus

Making sure those around you practice good hygiene can help you stay healthy and reduce coronavirus-related anxiety and fear. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. When you’re living with an immune-compromising chronic illness during a public health crisis, it can feel very unsettling when […]

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Coronavirus Made Me Cancel My Trip to Italy: A Rheumatoid Arthritis Patient’s Conundrum

Mar 03// Coronavirus

‘It’s not the first time my RA got in the way of a good time and it wouldn’t be the last.’ Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. I could not wait for my vacation — 10 glorious days with my girlfriend Sam in Italy. […]

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Coronavirus Prevention and Precaution: Commonsense Advice From the CreakyJoints Community

Mar 01// Coronavirus

Here’s what our members are thinking and doing to stay calm and cautious. Learn more about our FREE COVID-19 Patient Support Program for chronic illness patients and their loved ones. We’ve been hearing many questions and concerns from our members about the continued spread of coronavirus across the U.S. and around the world. This is a developing […]

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