Let's talk about the balance between following doctor's orders and listening to your body.
As you can imagine, having an invisible disability has taught me the balance between following doctor's orders and listening to my body. When you're first diagnosed with a chronic illness, you feel hopeless and helpless because you don't have any way of knowing if it will ever go away or not. Sometimes doctors tell us one thing but our bodies tell us another so we need to learn how to listen for ourselves in order to find the best path for our healing process.
Doctors are experts in their field, but they don't know your body as well as you do
If you have any questions about what you're doing or why ask your doctor before making decisions