21 Tweets That Nail What Chronic Illness Can Be Like


There’s no one who “gets it” quite like another person who lives with a chronic illness. Who else could understand the utter exhaustion a shower can bring or the beauty of a rare pain-free day?

Pulling together some of those unique, frustrating, and ironic moments in life with chronic illness is the #spoonieproblems hashtag on Twitter. Started by the @spoonieproblem account, run by @lestielou, the hashtag is full of insight into chronic illness life that only a fellow spoonie can provide.

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