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#invisible illness

# invisible-illness - Monday 17 April, 2017

'It robs you of your very being': Life with the invisible illness Fibromyalgia This post contains videos

'It robs you of your very being': Life with the invisible illness

Jo Allen has a chronic pain condition and has been getting some relief from cannabis-derived medicine.

# invisible-illness - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Living with 'one of the last major diseases we know nothing about'

Imagine your worst ever hangover combined with the flu. Now imagine feeling like that 24/7 for the rest of your life.

'There’s never a minute in the day I don’t feel pain'

Eleanor O’Farrell is one of the many people in Ireland who have fibromyalgia, often dubbed ‘the invisible illness’.

# invisible-illness - Sunday 5 October, 2014

'It’s like someone beating you up': The invisible illness no one's talking about

Fibromyalgia, a chronic pain condition that can leave people immobile, is often misdiagnosed.