Posted by: seattledizzygroup | October 2, 2016

Learn to See Invisible Illness


Take a Closer Look to See the “Invisible”

Nearly 50 percent of people are living with a chronic condition (which may not be obvious to others).  So, chances are either you or a loved one is struggling with an “invisible” illness yearning to be seen and understood.

While the impacts of chronic illness are not always easy to see, debilitating impairments are not actually “invisible” if you look closely enough.  We must learn to see the “invisible” if we are to better understand what it is really like to live with chronic illness. 

Invisible Illness Awareness Week is a great opportunity to help raise awareness and show your support for people living with chronic “invisible” illness (like vestibular and balance disorders).

Learn more:

See also:  Invisible Disabilities Week


More Info About Invisible Chronic Illness:

“But You Don’t Look Sick” Understanding Invisible Illness Infographic

Understanding Invisible Illness

Chronic Illness Facts

 15 Tips from 15 Years Sick

5 Life Lessons from 6 Years of Chronic Illness

5 Lessons I Have Learned Living with Chronic Illness

6 Things I’ve Learned Along the Way with Chronic Illness

8 Things You’ll Only Understand if You Have an Invisible Illness

Day-to-Day Tips and Essentials for Living with Chronic Illness & Strategies for Everyday Vestibular Challenges

17 Things Healthy People Need to Hear During Invisible Illness Awareness Week

5 Things the Chronically Ill Want “Healthy People” to Know

How to Be an Ally to Someone with an Invisible Illness

5 Important Things to Know if You Have a Chronically Ill Spouse

36 Easy Things That You Can Do To Make the Life of Your Chronically Ill Friend a Bit Better

Ways to Maintain Healthy Relationships & Social Activity Despite the Challenges of Living with Chronic Illness


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