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Our Slices of Life

6 Stages of Processing my Chronic Illness to Eventual Acceptance

Photo by DAVIDCOHEN on Unsplash

In April, 7 months ago, my life was normal.

I had my family, I had a great relationship with my husband, I was into over a year of consistent exercise at a gym that I loved and I felt great.

I had plans for my future, and how I was going to get back into the classroom full time from taking a break when my kids were little. I had…

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Lisa Olsen

Lisa Olsen

I am a teacher, with two kids, recently diagnosed with Lupus, and possibly other auto-immune conditions, living life to the fullest, while managing symptoms.