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Zhuzhu_puffs

837d

Do you tend to joke about your illnesses?ive seen people do so in hopes of making themselves better…but I feel like it would put myself down, or trigger someone else. What are your thoughts ?

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    • ep23

      837d

      You have to do it around people you know feel the same, other wise I’ve found people get uncomfortable

    • ep23

      837d

      You have to do it around people you know feel the same, other wise I’ve found people get uncomfortable

    • historiically

      837d

      I tend to joke about it during serious situations to help keep me grounded. If I can laugh about my issues, then they don’t bother me in that moment.

    • Reptimom14

      837d

      I do it almost automatically because it is my normal and I forget not everyone has that Normal. And it’s a way for me to cope with it as well

    • Angus

      837d

      i only joke about my raynaud’s, depression and adhd but eating disorders and anxiety hit too hard to joke about. same goes with my OCD, i find it almost crippling.

    • spiderbbq

      837d

      i tend to notice it doesn't really do much for you to joke about it, it downplays your experience

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