Invisible Illness Awareness Week features 18 speakers who do seminars between 20 and 50 minutes on topics such as parenting when ill, working when ill, how to improve your communication skills, transitioning to college and career, and much more. See http://invisibleillnessweek.com for more details.
http://restministries.com founder explains her journey through 4 fingers having silicone joint replacements after 17 years of living with rheumatoid arthritis. See the splints and hear about therapy and recovery.
Lisa, who lives with rheumatoid arthritis and is the founder of http://restministries.com and http://invisibleillnessweek.com shares her experience in a "vlog" (video blog), about her journey of being "coached" by a Christian life coach.
http://BeyondCasseroles.com author shares ideas for encouraging a chronically ill friend and tips for when your employee has cancer and you need a gift idea. Simple presents like cheap fake flowers and ribbons can add an extra layer of compassion that goes beyond meals for a sick friend.