The Invisible Illness Survival Guide

The Invisible Illness Survival Guide

by Robin Parrish

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The Invisible Illness Survival Guide by Robin Parrish

Lupus. Fibromyalgia. Depression. Chronic Migraines. Arthritis. Multiple Sclerosis. Lyme Disease. Chron's. Sjagren's. Celiac. POTS. Fatigue. Anxiety. Irritable Bowel Syndrome.

If you've been diagnosed with one of these or the countless other invisible illnesses there are, there's A LOT you need to know. So where's the handbook for this?

In this pocket-sized guide, novelist Robin Parrish shares his own story of living with not one but three invisible, chronic illnesses, and the practical things he wishes he'd known from the start--things that will make managing your health and day-to-day life much easier.

Navigating this strange new world can be confusing and overwhelming. THE INVISIBLE ILLNESS SURVIVAL GUIDE answers your most difficult, elephant-in-the-room questions--even the ones your doctor never talks about. Questions like:

• Did I do something to cause my disease? Am I making it worse?
• Can I get my old life back, despite my limitations?
• How do I get others to truly understand what I'm going through?
• Who's in control of my healthcare?
• How do I find the right doctor for me? And how do I avoid the bad ones?
• Can I really trust the modern healthcare system?
• Is it normal to constantly have bizarre, new symptoms?
• Why does taking my meds make me feel worse, and is there a way around that?
• and many more...

The answers to these questions may surprise you. But whatever invisible illness you're facing, you CAN still have a full, happy life.

Don't settle for COPING when you could be LIVING!

Product Details

BN ID: 2940158745119
Publisher: Robin Parrish
Publication date: 10/20/2017
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 5 MB

About the Author

Robin Parrish has been an author and journalist for more than two decades. He writes primarily about pop culture, and his work has been published in dozens of publications, including Screenrant, Geek Magazine, Tech Times, About.com, Pop Culture Geek, b5media, and many more.

His first novel, Relentless, was published in 2006, and quickly followed by many more. His stories fall under the category of suspense/thrillers, but each one comes from a different genre, such as action, drama, science fiction, fantasy, and more.

He and his wife and two children live in High Point, North Carolina.

"Robin Parrish is a keen-eyed, passionate pop cultural savant, whose writing is as incisive and insightful as it is entertaining."
- Allan Heinberg, Executive Producer, Grey's Anatomy

“My dear friend Robin Parrish had me voraciously turning pages with Offworld. A suspenseful, action-packed story that stimulated my scientific ‘what-ifs,’ along with each character on his/her own journey of self reflection, faith, hope, and redemption.”
– Doug Jones, Actor, The Shape of Water, Star Trek: Discovery, Pan's Labyrinth

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