Chronic Life


How to Save Money on Your Thyroid Prescriptions

Follow these six tips and stop spending so much money on your thyroid prescriptions.

By Mary Shomon

Getting Started on Social Media with Rheumatoid Arthritis

The platforms you should be on, the hashtags you should be using, and the people you should be following with RA.

By Cathy Kramer

A Food Star’s Surprising Graves’ Disease Reveal

While she was filling her Instagram with delicious food, she was secretly battling Graves’ Disease.

By Pamela Kaufman

Why Your Friendship Means So Much To Me

Living with RA has its challenges – but friendship genuinely helps.

By Emil DeAndreis

How a Holocaust Survivor Beat the Cancer Odds

Paul Kraus talks with HealthCentral about living with mesothelioma, an asbestos-related cancer, for more than 20 years.

By Pamela Kaufman

Eczema and Topical Steroid Withdrawal

Over-use or misuse of topical steroids for eczema can lead to a painful and unsightly condition of the skin.

By Rachel Zohn

YouTube Beauty Star Shares Her Eczema Story

Eczema and beauty YouTuber Zainab Danjuma shares her story of her battle to love her skin and how she now sees makeup and skin care in a whole new way.

By Rachel Zohn

Celebrating the Holidays with Chronic Illness: 5 Tips to Not Let Life Pass You By

Simple tips that anyone can do to make a huge difference in how you enjoy your holidays.

By Britt J Johnson

How to Learn Your Family's Health History and Why It Matters

Why you should find out your family’s health history while you can — before it’s too late.

By Marianna Paulson, B.Ed., B.P.E.-O.R.

Top Chronic Illness Books You Should Read

No matter what chronic illness you are living with, these books will have you nodding along.

By Lene Andersen, MSW