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Photo Testimonial: Ulcerative colitis won't stop me from travelling
Apr 5, 2019 • 2 comments
Vaccines: Unravelling the true from the false
Mar 29, 2019 • 11 comments
Photo testimonial: Maintain hope despite the side effects of treatments for rheumatoid arthritis
Mar 19, 2019 • 3 comments
The diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) as told by Carenity members
Mar 11, 2019 • 10 comments
Photo testimonial: KISS syndrome - from mother to son
Mar 5, 2019
Relieve pain with hot or cold
Feb 26, 2019 • 19 comments
Thanks to its relaxing effect, heat is very useful against muscle contractures or cramps. Cold is beneficial on a sprain or strain to avoid swelling of the joint. Have you ever heard of thermotherapy? It is the act of applying hot and cold to...
Cigarettes VS e-cigarettes: an update on the consumption and pitfalls to avoid
Feb 20, 2019 • 10 comments
Love life in the face of illness: how to cope?
Feb 14, 2019 • 22 comments
Today is Valentine's Day! This emblematic day, sometimes criticized for its commercial and marketing impact, undoubtedly evokes love. We organised a poll* to allow you to express your views on this subject. Does being chronically ill affect...
The diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis as told by Carenity members
Feb 12, 2019 • 1 comment
Our members affected by Multiple Sclerosis have told the story of their diagnosis! Symptoms, emotions, examinations, relationships with their doctors, treatments... read their story of diagnosis. Carenity survey of 120 MS patients in the...
Photo Testimonial: Irritable bowel syndrome prevents people from living
Feb 12, 2019 • 9 comments
Understanding epilepsy: what are the different types of seizures?
Feb 11, 2019 • 10 comments
Epilepsy seizures When people hear the phrase “epilepsy” they immediately think of one of the main symptoms of epilepsy: seizures. However, what many people aren’t aware of is the fact that seizures are complex and varied. There...
Photo testimonial: Years of diagnostic uncertainty facing Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
Feb 6, 2019 • 4 comments