Do I look sick? This is the face of an invisible chronic illness.
Inspired by indisposedandundiagnosed
In half of the photos in the post, you wouldn’t even know that I was in severe pain- taking drugs such as Tramadol or Oromorph just to be able to stand upright. In the other half, it is plainly obvious that something is not right. When I hear: “But you don’t look sick”, something inside me shrivels up, like I have to prove that I’m ill, as if I don’t struggle enough each day…
Let’s see your picture; what is the face of chronic illness?