TOUCHED BY LYME: (guest blog) Adapting to Lyme life requires patience, courage & a spiritual shift
Ten personal discoveries about living with chronic Lyme.
Cyndi Orr, a former school teacher, became ill with Lyme disease about 8 years ago. Her life has changed dramatically since she began living with debilitating symptoms. However, along this journey she discovered a few distinctions that helped her adapt to living with a chronic illness. She was inspired to write the following list after reading the blog of Toni Bernhard, author of “How to be Sick: A Buddhist-inspired Guide for the Chronically Ill and their Caregivers.”
When I first became ill with Lyme disease I knew I had to learn to adapt to this new way of living, but I had NO idea how to do that. Here are 10 discoveries I made along the way: