5 Things to Say To Someone With Autoimmune Disease

Written by: Sarah Kolman RN, MA, CHPN, INHC

If you’ve been diagnosed or suspect you may have an autoimmune disease, you’ve likely suffered from your friends and family’s lack of understanding around the disease. Without meaning to, loved ones can add emotional stress to the physical symptoms of the disease, making it feel like you have to soldier on alone. Read more about how to support a loved one who struggles with an autoimmune illness. 

If you’ve been diagnosed or suspect you may have an autoimmune disease, you’ve likely suffered from your friends and family’s lack of understanding around the disease. Without meaning to, loved ones can add emotional stress to the physical symptoms of the disease, making it feel like you have to soldier on alone. Read more about how to support a loved one who struggles with an autoimmune illness.