First disclaimer. This was written by a man far, far sicker than I. He was facing a serious, life threatening illness, and of course, I'm not even nearly.
BUT. This also applies, in my opinion to people with long term, chronic illnesses. The types of illnesses that pernamantly, or even for a considerable time, make their lives very difficult, leaving them unable to
I post this not to hurt anyone. This is not directed at anyone in particular, so please don't read it and think "Crap. I did that". I can't think of any specific people who have said these things, though I know I have heard them all.
The 6 things never to say to someone with a life-threatening illness.