When did you last need a warning label in the morning?

You know those mornings when you wake up and… Well… wait… “Wake up” may be a bit of an overstatement. There are mornings when you are half out of it… But in so much pain you cannot stay in bed another minute and yet, just getting to the kitchen is a challenge! ┬áThis describes most […]

Quick Ways to Get Involved in II Week


It has been great to hear the buzz online about Invisible Illness Awareness Week and your enthusiasm. Thanks for your support! So, how can specifically you get involved? Here are some quick links: Blogging for Invisible Illness Awareness Week? Link up to our site so we can visit your post! Fill out our meme and […]

Let Your Favorite Health Editor Know About Invisible Illness Week


Do you know a health editor? Wait, before you answer, have you ever emailed a health editor and said, “thank you for this newsletter”? Commented on their questions on Facebook. Maybe even guest blogged? Between all of us with a variety of chronic illnesses and symptoms, there are hundreds of thousands of newsletters and ezines […]

Invisible Illness Week Facts to Tweet


The most popular topics about invisible illness seems to be the misconceptions people have about a chronic disease or pain that cannot be seen. Are there really that many people with invisible illness? Why another awareness week? Enough already! You can’t be that sick. If you were that sick, you wouldn’t be able to stand […]

Blog for II Week by 6/6/09 for II Wk to Win $

Zemanta is a new application I started using a couple days ago that suggests tags, links, photos, and related articles to enrich one’s blog based on keywords extracted from the text of your posts. It speeds up writing by giving you relevant news stories to your post. I’m lovin’ it. But I just now discovered– […]

Social Networks Help Lots!


Perhaps one of the biggest changes in the last couple of years is the ability to spread the word about causes you care about to people who are your friends or family members. We are excited about all “the talk” going on in social networks and hope that if you have friends, family, co-workers, people […]