Chronic pain not only affects the person in pain...but also their spouse, family and friends...( Part 2 )

From: Helen Dynda (
Thu Apr 20 23:39:37 2000

[] These are the websites to the articles, which I mentioned in Part 1. Perhaps you and your loved ones will benefit from the wisdom in each of the following articles:

1.) The Partner's Predicament, or What About the Men?

2.) Support for those living with Pain

3.) MENDO...for men whose significant others have endometriosis.

4.) 10 Tips for Family Caregivers...scroll down and click: Caregiving Ten Titles for Family BACK (upper left corner of computer screen) Caregiver Self Advocacy: 4 Messages to Live By.

5.) A letter to Caregivers...and the ones we love A chronically ill woman shares her thoughts to her husband and other caregivers.

6.) When Friends Turn Away

7.) Men Speak Out: Husbands Share About Being a Caregiver...A wonderful article for both you and your spouse. Seven men discuss what they are going through and how they feel about it, as their wife's illness affects the family.

8.) A Mother's Love...Parenting when you have a chronic illness.

9.) Dear Mom: A Son's Love...A letter from a son away at college to his chronically ill mother.

10.) When Your Spouse Doesn't Believe You Are Ill...What happens when the one you most trust doesn't believe you either?

11.) When Caregivers & Spouses "Train Wreck"...An honest look at the difficulties in marriage when dealing with an illness

12.) When a Friend Has a Chronic Illness...What to Say. How to Help. Some great ideas!

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