So many suffer from Chronic and Invisible Illnesses and it's so easy to pass them by.
It may be a family member, a friend, your teacher or your boss.
I believe if we can just raise enough awareness, that these people will not have to suffer in the shadows.
We can help by sharing with a friend, giving them a helping hand or by raising awareness.
This way we can change the world. We can get help for those in need, for those who just need a hand up.
So as part of my own personal Chronic/Invisible illness awareness month, I created a number of jewellery items that are both beautiful and raise awareness including this hand-stamped bracelet.
It highlights the term "Spoonie" in reference to 'The Spoon Theory' by Christine Miserandino (Link here: www.butyoudontlooksick.com/wpr….
Fibro (Fibromyalgia or FMS) and Hashi's (Hashimoto's Disease) are two such chronic illnesses that I myself suffer from, among other conditions. The Spoon is also in reference to The Spoon Theory and the butterfly is the symbol for Thyroid Disease and change.