Teenage girl in the hospital with a therapy dog for chronic pain relief.
    July 14, 2015
    Challenges of Chronic Pain

    As a teenager with a chronic disease called Juvenile Dermatomyositis and Juvenile Arthritis, I have chronic pain. Daily pain. I am always in pain at some level. Chronic Pain Management I have learned …

    Tired teenage girl trying to study illustrating how tough it is for a teenager with a chronic disease.
    June 10, 2015
    Being a Teenager with a Chronic Disease

    When you are a teenager, there is a lot of change happening to you and around you. High school has a lot of drama and stress that takes a toll on the body. Of course, schoolwork isn’t the only s…