This is a group for anyone living with a chronic illness or chronic pain who wants to meet new people. Come socialize with others who understand what it is like to live with varying levels of health (and the challenges that accompany it.) Instead of using a traditional support group format, this group will get together for occasional meals, (accessible) adventures around DC, bodywork workshops... and anything else that looks like fun. I started this group because I'm new to DC and would love to meet, support, and socialize with other people who experience fluctuating degrees of health. I look forward to meeting everybody!

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    Elizabeth S.
    "“Too late, you realize that your body was perfect – every healthy body is.” (Melissa Bank) I'd finally overcome lifetimes'­ worth of emotional pain when, in just days, I'd have to learn life all over again, when all I knew had one name: fibromyalgia."
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    Althea May S. Althea May S. joined
    July 28
    Althea May S.
    "Interested in health communication and gender. Ask me your birth control questions. Unitarian Universalist. Often found playing my trombone or protest songs on the ukulele."
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    Angie H.
    "My name if Angelia Hill. I am a health and wellness advocate! I believe the body is powerful thing in that it can heal itself. I have a powerful natural product that is amazing and it literally taking pain away and is good for the body."
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    Courtney C.

    "Welcome to the group, everyone! Thanks for joining! I'd like to schedule our first meetup in the next couple of weeks. I'm thinking something low-key, like getting together at a coffee shop, would be nice for our first meetup...."

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