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Information, Validation, and Accommodation for the Chronically Ill

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Hello, I’m Jaime. Welcome to I Told You I Was Sick. Here you will find information, validation, and accommodation for those with chronic illness. 

Information – Well-researched, scientifically-backed articles about chronic illness, chronic pain, and invisible illness.

Validation – You’re not alone, and you’re not crazy. Even if your chronic illness hasn’t been diagnosed, I believe you, and I know you’re not making it up for attention!!

Accommodation – Advocacy, accessibility, and product recommendations to make living with a chronic illness a bit more…well, livable. 

Recent Blog Posts

15 Foods That Minimize Chronic Pain & Inflammation

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Are you living with chronic pain and inflammation? These 15 foods can help reduce your pain while improving your overall health!

Eating a Gluten-Free Diet But Still Sick? Here’s Why!

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If you've started eating gluten-free because you often feel sick to your stomach, you may have celiac disease, non-celiac gluten sensitivity, or another chronic health condition you're trying to get…

Are Intestinal Parasites Causing Your Mystery Symptoms?

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Could your mystery symptoms be being caused by intestinal parasites? Human parasitic infection can cause the symptoms of autoimmune disease, bacterial infections, and even mental illness!

Could These Daily Habits Be Causing Your Chronic Yeast Infections?

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If you struggle with so many yeast infections “down there” that it’s enough to make you buy Monistat creams in bulk, you should definitely read this article. Yeast infections typically come with the following symptoms: itching sensation, cheese-like or smelly discharge, burning sensation, and uncomfortable or painful sexual intercourse.

While Candida can be transmitted through sexual intercourse, frequent yeast infections are usually a sign that something has gone wrong with your intestinal flora, your immune system, or both.

Furthermore, there are some things you could be unknowingly doing every day that will cause your yeast infections to recur with no end in sight.

Let’s see if your daily habits are causing this annoying problem!

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