IG Living Blog

Dedicated to bringing comprehensive healthcare information, immune globulin information, community lifestyle and reimbursement news.

Posted on 29. May 2014

Vacation Dread?

Summer travel can be exciting and fun. It can also be a recipe for stress and anxiety. This blogger shares coping strategies when traveling with chronic illness. [More]
Posted on 22. May 2014

Illness-Free for 72 Hours: What Would You Do?

IG Living is hosting its fourth annual essay contest open to IG patients and their caregivers ages 18 and older. You could win an iPad mini! [More]
Posted on 15. May 2014

At a Loss for Words

Some medications have unsettling side effects. When this blogger starts mixing up words in her sentences, the results are both frustrating and humorous. [More]
Posted on 8. May 2014

Just Push

Just push yourself. It’s a work ethic and core value for many – but for families with chronic illness, when is pushing yourself simply too much? [More]
Posted on 1. May 2014

Fighting the Fog

Chronic illnesses all have their own unique symptoms and challenges. This blogger discovers first hand that the dreaded “fibro fog” of fibromyalgia is nothing to scoff at. [More]
Posted on 25. April 2014

Real or Imagined

Some online groups allow patients to share their very personal struggles. This blogger sees a heartbreaking trend among fellow CVID patients, while counting her own blessings. [More]
Posted on 17. April 2014

Ignoring Health Signs; Pushing Through

Sometimes life events demand our attention, and it can become easy to ignore warning signs that our health is declining. This blogger learned a difficult lesson about taking unusual symptoms seriously. [More]
Posted on 10. April 2014

IVIG: Is There No Place Like Home?

Many patients believe having IVIG treatments in the home care setting is a preferred option over a clinic or hospital. But for this blogger, home infusions came with a unique set of issues. [More]