So here we are, Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Awareness Week 2022. I’ve been ill with ME for 6 years, 5 months, and 4 days. That’s 2,347 days of feeling poorly Every.
Single. Day. That’s 2,437 days of waking up unrefreshed and aching from head to toe, of struggling to make it through the day, of watching the world moving fast around you but being unable to join in.
It can be hard to imagine something like that without actually living through it yourself. It is strange because in a way you get used to it as the days drag on, but at the same time, you never get used to it because you always have a feeling that something is not right in your body.Read more on themighty.com