The Spoon Theory written by Christine Miserandino | But You Dont Look Sick? support for those with invisible illness or chronic illness
This is the best description I’ve found to explain what living with a chronic illness is like.
- Blood Sugar: 47
- Me: Ok. Time to be a good diabetic. Eat 15 grams of carbs, wait 15 minutes, and retest blood sugar.
- Me: *eats 4 large bowls of cereal, 8 granola bars, a bag of chips, a car, and my entire family.
- Blood Sugar: 307
- Me: Why did that happen.