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Super Sick: Making Peace with Chronic Illness

Super Sick: Making Peace with Chronic Illness

by Allison Alexander

Paperback(2nd ed.)

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Overview

Superheroes aren't sick.

They certainly don't have chronic pain, sexual dysfunction, or diarrhea. After all, spandex suits and sudden bowel movements don't mix. Do they?

With raw sincerity and tongue-in-cheek humour, Alexander holds nothing back while discussing how to navigate doctors, dating, sex, friendships, faith, and embarrassing symptoms. Part memoir, part research, part pop culture analysis, Super Sick offers a friendly hand to anyone with chronic illness, a reminder that they aren't alone and have much to offer the world.

With a new foreword, updated information, and bonus materials, this second edition is a must-read for anyone who has-or knows someone who has-a chronic illness.


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781777087876
Publisher: Phoenix Quill Press
Publication date: 05/31/2021
Edition description: 2nd ed.
Pages: 252
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.57(d)

About the Author

Allison Alexander writes articles, edits sci-fi and fantasy books, and plays video games the rest of the time. She is the incurable author of Super Sick: Making Peace with Chronic Illness, an honest (and occasionally sarcastic) testimony about living with a chronic illness. Allison makes her home in Hoth, a.k.a. Winnipeg, Manitoba, with her husband and their giant collection of tabletop RPG manuals. Find her at aealexander.com.

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