CareZone | Member Stories: Living with PTSD and COPD

“I’m a great listener and I tend to give good advice even though I’m always not good at taking it.”

– Michelle

For Michelle, managing bipolar and borderline personality disorders, depression, PTSD, and COPD can sometimes feel overwhelming. When it comes to managing chronic conditions, she understands what others go through on a daily basis. Here’s what Michelle shared with CareZone:

What is the most challenging part of managing your conditions?

Taking my meds on time.

What advice would you give to someone who was recently diagnosed with your conditions?

Get on a schedule and stick with it.

How do you de-stress?

I play games on my phone.

What’s your superpower?

My empathy.

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Posted April 11, 2017 by Therese Pope