For children chronic illnesses can be frightening because they may not understand why this is happening to them these changes can cause stress anxiety and anger if they do it is important to seek help. Understanding your unique situation just as chronic illness is comprehensive in its effects so too is it tremendously varied some people have relatively mild cases while others may be bedridden most people are in between also there are many different patterns of symptoms the bottom line each persons illness is different. Understanding chronic illness generally defined as health problems requiring ongoing management over a period greater than 3 months examples of chronic illnesses are depression anxiety concussion obesity cancer diabetes chronic pain and asthma these maladies vary in their symptomatic type and intensity. Disciplines across the health care professions including medicine nursing psychology social work and sociology are actively engaged in understanding the psychosocial and emotional consequences of chronic pain and illness methods of creating reflection connection and finding meaning and understanding through use of illness narratives . 5 essential steps to understanding chronic illness how i did it you can too may 30 2016 what started as the fulfillment of my dream of becoming a mother ended with a painful and surprising chronic illness diagnosis 7 months later
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