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What's it like to be diagnosed with a chronic illness?

Being diagnosed with a chronic illness is a wild ride. People will have good days and tough days, and they’ll go through a lot of different feelings. Eventually, living with a chronic illness will just feel normal, but that’s a long process. The more people learn about their illness the easier it is to cope with. There’s a whole team of doctors, nurses and experts ready to help people do just that.

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