Living with a chronic illness can be challenging and disheartening. Heard of the Spoon Theory? Three months after my surgery to “cure” Cushing’s, I was thrust into a new chronic illness. I created the Crap Theory.
During recovery from Cushing’s, I struggled with letting in creativity without dealing with my anger. I didn’t want any beauty to come out of suffering. That’s not how it works.
A list of my personal Cushing’s symptoms to help anyone who is wondering, “Is this a Cushing’s? Everyone is different, but hope it helps!